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Page 30 - Live while you live, the Epicure would say, And seize the pleasures of the present day. Live while you live, the sacred Preacher cries, And give to God each moment as it flies.
Page 28 - THE AUSTRALIAN SHEPHERD. 6. Life Underground; OR, DICK THE COLLIERY BOY. 7. Life on the Coast ; OR, THE LITTLE FISHER GIRL. 8. Adventures of Two Orphans in London. 9. Early Days on Board a Man-of-War. 10. Walter, the Foundling : A TALE OF OLDEN TIMES. 11. The Tenants of Sunnyside Farm. 12. Holmwood: OR, THE NEW ZEALAND SETTLER.
Page 11 - Memorable Battles in English History. Where Fought, why Fought, and their Results. With Lives of the Commanders. By WH DAVENPORT ADAMS, author of " Neptune's Heroes; or, the Sea-kings of England." Frontispiece by ROBERT DUDLEY. Post 8vo. price 7s. 6d. extra cloth. " Of the care and honesty of the author's labours, the book gives abundant proof."— Athenaum.
Page 31 - Gd. cloth. Theory and Practice of the Metric System of Weights and Measures. By Professor LEONE LEVI, FSA, FSS Third Edition. Sewed Is.
Page 17 - Infant Amusements, or How TO MAKE A NURSERY HAPPY. With Practical Hints on the Moral and Physical Training of Children. By WHG KINGSTON.
Page 22 - The Boy's Own Toy Maker: a Practical Illustrated Guide to the useful employment of Leisure Hours. By E. LANDELLS. With Two Hundred Cuts. Ninth Edition. Royal 16mo. " A new and valuable form of endless amusement."— tionconformitt.
Page 30 - Butler's Outline Maps, and Key, or GEOGRAPHICAL AND BIOGRAPHICAL EXERCISES ; with a Set of Coloured Outline Maps, designed for the use of Young Persons. By the late WILLIAM BUTLER. Enlarged by the Author's Son, J.
Page 17 - A very good account of the Sacred Writings, adapted to the tastes, feelings, and intelligence of young people.*
Page 15 - Mark Seaworth; a Tale of the Indian Ocean. „ Peter the Whaler; HIS EARLY LIFE AND ADVENTURES IN THE ARCTIC REGIONS.