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Page 13 - 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 14 - 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 9 - Adventures of Carlos and Antonio; embracing interesting Descriptions of the Manners and Customs of the Western Tribes, and the Natural Productions of the Country.
Page 29 - Or what man is there of you, whom if his son ask bread, will he give him a stone ! Or if he ask a fish, will he give him a serpent...
Page 12 - 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 13 - THE CELESTIAL EMPIRE ; or, POINTS AND PICKINGS OF INFORMATION ABOUT CHINA AND THE CHINESE. By the Author of "Paul Preston," "Soldiers and Sailors,
Page 15 - 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 14 - Stories from the Old and New Testaments, On an improved plan. By the Rev. BH DRAPER. With 48 Engravings. Fifth Edition. 12mo, 5s. cloth. Wars of the Jews, As related by JOSEPHUS; adapted to the Capacities of ^oung Persons, With 24 Engravings. Sixth Edition. 4s. 6d. cloth. The Prince of Wales
Page 8 - Learners," etc. Second Edition. With Illustrations by JOHN GILBERT. Royal 16mo., 2s. 6d. cloth; 3s. 6 d., coloured, gilt edges. " The moral of this exquisite little tale will do more good than a thousand set tasks abounding with dry and uninteresting truisms."—i'eW'j Messenger.
Page 13 - EARLY DAYS OF ENGLISH PRINCES. By MRS. RUSSELL GRAY. Dedicated by Permission to the Duchess of Roxburghe. With Illustrations by JOHN FRANKLIN. Small 4to. Price 4s. tinted plates ; 5s. coloured. Cloth. " Just the book for giving children some first notions of English history, as the personages it speaks about are themselves young.