Studies from the Antique: And Sketches from Nature

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Virtue, 1864 - 271 pages

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Page 284 - RIPPON'S (DR.) SELECTION OF HYMNS FROM THE BEST AUTHORS, including a great number of Originals, intended as an Appendix to Dr. Watts
Page 288 - Is. 6d. AKERMAN (JY),— LEGENDS OF OLD LONDON. Post 8vo. cloth, gilt, 3s. 6d. ALFRED DUDLEY; or, the Australian Settlera. Second Edition. With Nine Illustrations. 16mo. cloth, 2s. 6d. ANALYSIS AND SUMMARY OF OLD TESTAMENT HISTORY AND THE LAWS OF MOSES, with a connexion between the Old and New Testaments, an Introductory Outline of the Geography, Political History, &c. By JT WHEELER, FRGS Fourth Edition, post 8vo.
Page 268 - There's a land, a dear land, where the rights of the free Though firm as the earth, are as wide as the sea ; Where the primroses bloom and the nightingales sing, And the honest poor man is as good as a king.
Page 283 - STUDIES IN ENGLISH POETRY ; with short Biographical Sketches, and Notes Explanatory and Critical, intended as a Text-Book for the higher Classes in Schools, and as an Introduction to the Study of English Literature.
Page 282 - MANUAL OF HERALDRY, being a concise Description of the several Terms used, and containing a Dictionary of every Designation in the Science. Illustrated by 400 Engravings on Wood. New Edition, fcap. cloth, 3s. MANUAL OF GEOGRAPHY, Physical and Political. For the use of Schools and Families, with Questions for Examination. By EDWARD FARR, with numerous Illustrations. Fcap. cloth, 3*.
Page 284 - Word from the Greek, Latin, Saxon, German, Teutonic, Dutch, French, Spanish, and other Languages ; with their present Acceptation and Pronunciation.
Page 274 - BELLENGER'S ONE HUNDRED CHOICE FABLES, imitated from LA FONTAINE. For the use of Children, and all Persons beginning to learn the French language; with a DICTIONARY of the Words and Idiomatic Phrases, Grammatically Explained. New Edition, revised and corrected by CJ DELILLE, Professor at Christ's Hospital.
Page 71 - ... unvarying strain? The old and sad lament With human voices blent, In vain, in vain ! Through the green forest arch The wild winds in their march Sigh and complain; The torrent on the hill Moans to the midnight chill, In vain, in vain ! The hoarse monotonous waves Attune from all their caves, Through storm and rain, The melancholy cry, To listening Earth and sky, In vain, in vain ! Love mourns its early dead; Hope its illusions fled, Or rudely slain; And Wealth and Power prolong The same, th...
Page 280 - The sale of many thousands, and the almost universal adoption of these clever little books by M. Le Page, sufficiently prove the public approbation of his plan of teaching French, which is in accordance with the natural operation of a child learning his native language.
Page 284 - THE PRINCE OF THE HOUSE OF DAVID; or, Three Years in the Holy City.

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