Hair-breadth Escapes: Or, The Adventures of Three Boys in South Africa

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Griffith and Farran, 1877 - English Fiction (Kcal Only) - 371 pages

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Page 21 - THE AUSTRALIAN SHEPHERD. 6. Life Underground; OR, DICK THE COLLIERY BOY. 7. Life on the Coast ; OR, THE LITTLE FISHER GIRL. 8. Adventures of Two Orphans in London. 9. Early Days on Board a Man-of-War. 10. Walter, the Foundling : A TALE OF OLDEN TIMES. 11. The Tenants of Sunnyside Farm. 12.
Page iii - To the very moment that he bade me tell it; Wherein I spake of most disastrous chances, Of moving accidents by flood and field, Of hair-breadth 'scapes i...
Page 9 - Wanderers ; Or, the 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 19 - Keeper's Travels in Search of His Master. 6. The Scottish Orphans. BY LADY STODDART. 7. Never Wrong; or, the Young Disputant; AND "It was only in Fun.
Page 366 - Emblems of Christian Life. Illustrated by W. HARRY ROGERS, in One Hundred Original Designs, from the Writings of the Fathers, Old English Poets, &c. Printed by Whittingham. with Borders and Initials in Red. Square 8vo. price 10s.
Page 17 - Home Amusements: a Choice Collection of Riddles, Charades, Conundrums, Parlour Games, and Forfeits. How to Make Dolls' Furniture AND TO FURNISH A DOLL'S HOUSE.
Page 17 - Little Lessons for Little Learners, in Words of One Syllable. By Mrs. BARWELL.
Page 16 - Upside Down : a Series of Amusing Pictures from Sketches by the late W. McCoNNELL, with Verses by THOMAS HOOD.
Page 20 - TOMMY TRIP'S MUSEUM OF BIRDS. The Cowslip. Is. plain; Is. Gd. I The Daisy. Is. plain; Is. Gd. coloured. • coloured. The Australian Babes in the Wood : a True Story told in Rhyme for the Young. Price Is. boards, Is. Gd. cloth, gilt edges.
Page 10 - Glimpses of Nature, AND OBJECTS OF INTEREST DESCRIBED DURING A VISIT TO THE ISLE OF WIGHT. By Mrs. LOUDON. Fortyone Illustrations. History of the Robins (The).

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