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8vo pub addressed in answer addressed in turn Alcinous amongst Amphinomus answered in turn answering addressed Antinous Apollo Atreus beautiful behold black ship blue-eyed breast coloured companions daughter dear deeds deity delighted dwelling earth Edition Engravings Ernesti Eumaeus Euryclea Eurylochus Eurymachus Eustathius evil far-darting fate father fcap feast garments glorious goddess godlike Grecians grief handmaidens hands heart Hermann Hesych hither Homer honour Illustrated Ithaca Jove king Laertes Lexil Loewe lofty Melanthius Menelaus Mercury mighty Minerva morocco mortal mother much-planning Ulysses Neleus Neptune Nestor palace paternal land perished Phaeacians possess prudent Penelope prudent Telemachus answered Pylos quickly rejoiced Saturn sheep sitting sleep spear spoke winged words stranger suitors sweet swift ship swineherd Telemachus tell thee Theoclymenus thine things thou art thou hast thou mayest thou wilt thy mind thyself Ulysses addressed unto vols wandering wife wind wine
Page 16 - These volumes are so replete with what is valuable, that were we to employ our entire journal, we could, after all, afford but a meagre indication of their interest and worth. It is, indeed, a...
Page 12 - SELBY'S COMPLETE BRITISH ORNITHOLOGY. A most magnificent work of the Figures of British Birds, containing exact and faithful representations in their full natural size,¡ of all the known species found in Great Britain, 383 Figures in 228 beautifully coloured Plates.'. 2 vols. elephant folio, elegantly half bound morocco (pub. at 105/.), gilt back and gilt edges, 31/. lu«. 1834' "The grandest work on Ornithology published in this country, the same for British Birds" that Audubon's is for the birds...
Page 124 - His spear, — to equal which, the tallest pine Hewn on Norwegian hills, to be the mast Of some great ammiral, were but a wand...
Page 11 - HOOKER'S JOURNAL OF BOTANY, containing Figures and Descriptions of such Plants as recom mend themselves by their novelty, rarity, or history, or by the uses to which they are applied in the Arts, in Medicine, and in Domestic Economy; together with occasional Botanical Notices and Information, and occasional Portraits and Memoirs of eminent Botanists.
Page 27 - Scientific, and Literary, of the various Nations of the World are placed, at one view, under the eye of the . Reader in a Series of parallel columns, so as to exhibit the state of the whole Civilized World at any epoch, and at the same time form a continuous chain of History, with Genealogical Tables of all the principal Dynasties. Complete in 3 Sections; viz: — 1.
Page 17 - MANUAL OF THE HISTORY OF THE POLITICAL SYSTEM OF EUROPE AND ITS COLONIES, from its formation at the close of the Fifteenth Century, to its re-establishment upon the Fall of Napoleon, translated from the Fifth German Edition.
Page 17 - ... HISTORICAL RESEARCHES INTO THE POLITICS, INTERCOURSE, AND TRADES OF THE ANCIENT NATIONS OF AFRICA ; including the Carthaginians, Ethiopians, and Egyptians.
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Page 18 - MARTIN'S (MONTGOMERY) BRITISH COLONIAL LIBRARY; Forming a popular and authentic Description of all the Colonies of the British Empire, and embracing the History — Physical Geography — Geology — Climate — Animal, Vegetable, and Mineral Kingdoms— Government— Finance— -Military Defence — Commerce— Shipping — Monetary System — Religion — Population, White and coloured — Education and the Press — Emigration — Social State, &c., of each Settlement.
Page 144 - Whose waves of torrent fire inflame with rage. Far off from these, a slow and silent stream, Lethe, the river of oblivion, rolls Her watery labyrinth, whereof who drinks, Forthwith his former state and being forgets — Forgets both joy and grief, pleasure and pain.