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BRITANNIA: A Collection of the Principal
Passages in Latin Authors that refer to this Island. With Vocabulary and Notes. By THOMAS S. CAYZER, Head Master of Queon Elizabeth's Hospital, Bristol, Author of “One Thou. sand Arithmetical Tests,” etc. Illustrated with a Map and 33 Woodcuts. Crown 8vo. Price 3s. 60.
This collection will be found most useful as a Latin Reading Book, and as an Illustrated Latin Reading Book it will by its novelty and the interest of the subject commend itself very largely to those engaged in tuition,
CAST ADRIFT: The Story of a Waif. By
Mrs. HERBERT Martin, Author of “The Daisy Root,” etc.
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• THOSE UNLUCKY TWINS!' By ANNETTE
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