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GRIFFITH AND FARRAN,

(SUCCESSORS TO NEWBERY AND HARRIS), CORNER OF ST. PAUL'S CHURCIYARD,

LONDON.

WERTHEIMER, LEA AND CO., CIRSU3 PLACE, FINSBURY CIROUS.

Dedicated by Permission to H.R.H. The Princess Royal. In Royal 4to.,

Elegantly bound in cloth, gilt edges. Price Two Guineas. The Year: its Leaves and Blossoms;

Illustrated by HENRY STILKE, in Thirteen Beautiful Chromo-Litho

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Trimmer's History of the Robins.

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