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H. Sotheran & Company, 1888 - Bibliography - 380 pages
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Page 288 - and PASTIMES of the People of England, including the Rural and Domestic Recreations, May Games, Mummeries, Shows, Processions, Pageants, and pompous Spectacles, from the earliest period to the present Time, edited,
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Page 234 - government during the ten years succeeding the restoration. If quitting the broad path of history, we seek for minute information concerning ancient manners and customs, the progress of arts and sciences, and the various branches of antiquity, we have never seen a mine so rich as the volumes before us."—
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Page 163 - HISTORY of our LORD as exemplified in Works of Art : with that of his Types, St. John the Baptist, and other Persons of the Old and New Testament, edited by Lady Eastlake
Page 281 - SIMMS (FW) PRACTICAL TUNNELLING, explaining in detail all the Operations, with the amount of labour required for, and the cost of the various portions of, the work, as exemplified by the
Page 129 - exhibiting, under Alphabetical Arrangement, the Date of Creation, Descent, and present State of every Title of Peerage which has existed in this Country since the Conquest, 2 vols. 12mo.
Page 281 - SMYTH (Prof. W.) LECTURES on MODERN HISTORY, from the Irruption of the Northern Nations to the close of the American Revolution, 2 vols. 8vo. elegantly bound
Page 264 - ROBIN HOOD, a collection of all the ANCIENT POEMS, SONGS and BALLADS, now extant relative to that celebrated English Outlaw ; with Historical Anecdotes of his Life

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