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Page 44 - Messrs. Macmillan have, in their Golden Treasury Series especially, provided editions of standard works, volumes of selected poetry, and original compositions, which entitle this series to be called classical. Nothing can be better than the literary execution, nothing more elegant than the material workmanship.
Page 45 - THE FAIRY BOOK; the Best Popular Fairy Stories. Selected and rendered anew by the Author of:
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Page 46 - THE ADVENTURES OF ROBINSON CRUSOE. Edited from the Original Edition by JW CLARK, MA, Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge.
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