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Tales of Magic and Meaning, Written and Illustr. by Alfred Crowquill
Alfred Henry Forrester
No preview available - 2013
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Page 11 - Bible Scenes ; Or, Sunday Employment for very young Children. Consisting of Twelve Coloured Illustrations on Cards, and the History written in Simple Language. In a neat box, 3s.
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Page 13 - True Stories from Ancient History, , . . , . Chronologically arranged from the Creation of the World to the Death : of Charlemagne. Twelfth Edition.
Page 14 - The British History briefly told, and a Description of the Ancient Customs, Sports, and Pastimes of the English. Embellished with full-length Portraits of the Sovereigns of England in their proper Costumes, and 18 other Engravings.
Page 12 - The Celestial Empire; or, Points and Pickings of Information about China and the Chinese. By the late "OLD HUMPHREY.
Page 14 - THE SHIP ; a description of different kinds of Vessels, the Origin of Ship-building, a Brief Sketch of Naval Affairs, with the Distinctive Flags of different Nations, and numerous illustrative Engravings. By the late Rev. ISAAC TAYLOR. Sixth Edition, revised. With additions, by MH BARKER, Esq., The Old Sailor.
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