The civil service history of England, revised and enlarged by H.A. Dobson

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Page 191 - De Fivas' New Guide to Modern French Conversation ; or, the Student and Tourist's French Vade-Mecum ; containing a Comprehensive Vocabulary, and Phrases and Dialogues on every useful or interesting topic; together with Models of Letters, Notes, and Cards; and Comparative Tables of the British and French Coins, Weights, and Measures: the whole exhibiting, in a distinct manner, the true Pronunciation of the French Language.
Page 204 - GRAMMAR, cloth bds., 5s. 6d. 48. Composition and Punctuation, familiarly Explained for those who have neglected the Study of Grammar. By JUSTIN BRENAN. i6th Edition. is. 49. Derivative Spelling-Book: Giving the Origin of Every Word from the Greek, Latin, Saxon, German, Teutonic, Dutch, French, Spanish, and other Languages; with their present Acceptation and Pronunciation.
Page 204 - Edition, is. 49. Derivative Spelling-Book : Giving the Origin of Every Word from the Greek, Latin, Saxon, German, Teutonic, Dutch, French, Spanish, and other Languages ; with their present Acceptation and Pronunciation. By J. ROWBOTHAM, FRAS Improved Edition. is. 6d.
Page 192 - In the present Edition of this well-known work, it has been the Author's endeavour to render it still more deserving of its established popularity. The book is beautifully and accurately printed on fine paper; and it has appended to it a copious and well digested Dictionary, French and English, of all the words contained in the volume.
Page 118 - ... had I but served God as diligently as I have served the king, he would not have given me over in my gray hairs.
Page 204 - H's and Take Care of your R's. Exercises for acquiring the Use and correcting the Abuse of the letter H ; with Observations and Additional Exercises on the letter R. By CHAS. W. SMITH, Professor of Elocution, Author of ' Clerical Elocution,
Page 193 - An elegant volume, containing a selection of pieces both in prose and verse, which, while it furnishes a convenient reading book for the student of the French language, at the same time affords a pleasing and interesting view of French literature.
Page 201 - A Symbolic French and English Vocabulary. For Students of every Age, in all Classes; in which the most Useful and Common Words are taught by Illustrations. By LC RAGONOT, Professor of the French Language.
Page 196 - Had we to re-commence the study of German, of all the German grammars which we have examined, — and they are not a few — we should unhesitatingly say — Falck Lebahn's is the book for us.'* — Educational Times.
Page 188 - Fivas' New Grammar of French Grammars; comprising the substance of all the most approved French Grammars extant, but more especially of the standard work ' La Grammaire des Grammaires,' sanctioned by the French Academy and ' the University of Paris. With numerous Exercises and Examples illustrative of every Rule. By Dr. V. DE FIVAS, MA, FEIS, Member of the Grammatical Society of Paris, &c.

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