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Flowers of the Matin and Even Song; Or, Thoughts for Those Who Rise Early
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Page 13 - Mamma's Lessons. For her Little Boys and Girls. Thirteenth Edition, with eight Engravings. Price 2s. 6rf. cloth; 3s. 6d. coloured, gilt edges. The Mine; Or, Subterranean Wonders. An Account of the Operations of the Miner and the Products of his Labours; with a Description of the most important in all parts of the World.
Page 6 - 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.
Page 9 - Engravings. 12mo, 5s. cloth. STORIES FROM THE OLD AND NEW TESTAMENTS, on an improved plan. By the Rev. BOURNE HALL DRAPER.
Page 12 - Engravings. 2s. 6d. plain; 3s. 6d. coloured. Bible Illustrations; Or, a Description of Manners and Customs peculiar to the East, and especially Explanatory of the Holy Scriptures. By the Rev. BH DRAPER. With Engravings. Fourth Edition. Revised bv Dr. KITTO, Editor of " The Pictorial Bible,
Page 6 - MORE TALES FOR IDLE HOURS. New Edition. NINA, an Icelandic Tale. By the Author of " Always Happy," &c. New Edition. RHODA ; or, The Excellence of Charity. By the Author of " The Cottage on the Common,
Page 13 - THE LADDER TO LEARNING: a Collection of Fables, Original and Select, arranged progressively in words of One, Two, and Three Syllables. Edited and improved by the late Mrs. TRIMMER. With 79 cuts.
Page 12 - The British History briefly told, and a Description of the Ancient Customs, Sports, and Pastimes of the English. Embellished with Portraits of the Sovereigns of England in their proper Costumes, and 18 other Engravings. 3s. 6d. cloth. Chit-chat ; Or, Short Tales in Short Words. By the author of "Always Happy.
Page 7 - Magazine. Short and Simple Prayers, For the Use of Young Children. With Hymns. Fifth Edition. Square 1 6mo, Is. 6d. cloth. " Well adapted to the capacities of children— beginning with the simplest forms which the youngest child may lisp at its mother's knee, and proceeding with those suited to its gradually advancing age. Special prayers, designed for particular circumstances and occasions, are added. We cordially recommend the book.
Page 11 - ... Specially adapted as a Text Book for Beginners, and as a Guide to the Young Teacher. By HUGO REID, author of " Elements of Astronomy,
Page 131 - Thus we shall imitate the great operations of nature, and not the feeble, slow, and imperfect operations of art. We must not proceed, in forming the moral character, as a statuary proceeds in forming a statue, who works sometimes on the face, sometimes on one part, and sometimes on another; but we must proceed, and it is in our power to proceed, as nature does in forming a flower, an animal, or any other of her productions ; ' rudimenta ' partium omnium simul parit et producit.