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Page 56 - Glimpses of Nature ; And Objects of Interest described during a Visit to the Isle of Wight. Designed to assist and encourage Young Persons in forming habits of observation. By Mrs. LOUDON. Second Edition, enlarged. With Forty-one Illustrations. 3s. 6d. cloth. "We could not recommend a more valuable little volume. It is full of information, conveyed in the most agreeable manner."— Literary Gazette.
Page 55 - For fascinating adventure, and rapid succession of incident, the volume is equal to any relation of travel we ever read. It exhibits marked ability as well as extensive knowledge, and deserves perusal from all ages.
Page 57 - SCENES IN FOREIGN LANDS; from the Portfolio and Journal of a Traveller in various Parts of EUROPE, ASIA, AFRICA, and AMERICA; upon a Plan arranged by the late Rev. ISAAC TAYLOR, Author of " Scenes of Commerce,
Page 56 - SOLDIERS AND SAILORS ; OR, ANECDOTES, DETAILS, AND RECOLLECTIONS OF NAVAL AND MILITARY LIFE, AS RELATED TO HIS NEPHEWS BY AN OLD OFFICER. With 50 beautiful Woodcuts, from Designs by JOHN GILBERT.
Page 56 - ... coloured, gilt edges. ** It is precisely the book that town boys would like, because it tells them of the country ; and country boys cherish, because it teaches them to enjoy in the country what perhaps they never enjoyed before." — Art Union. " Books such as this are always delightful.
Page 56 - The Celestial Empire; or, Points and Pickings of Information about China and the Chinese. By the late "OLD HUMPHREY.
Page 57 - 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.
Page 5 - that the man who would make a pun would pick a pocket; that's old, sir,—but is dearly remembered by all those who cannot make puns themselves.
Page 57 - OF GERMANY, With notices of the French and Swiss Baths Also a New Edition, HYDROPATHY AND HOMEOPATHY Impartially appreciated. WHITTAKKR AND Co. THE FREJICHJUNDERS. A NEW and EASY METHOD of LEARNING the FRENCH GENDERS in a few hours. By J. ROWBOTHAM, author of " A Practical French Grammar,