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Page 298 - THE GOLDEN TREASURY OF THE BEST SONGS AND LYRICAL POEMS IN THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE. Selected and arranged, with Notes, by FRANCIS TURNER PALGRAVE.
Page 295 - Morte d'Arthur.— SIR THOMAS MALORY'S BOOK OF KING ARTHUR AND OF HIS NOBLE KNIGHTS OF THE ROUND TABLE. The original Edition of CAXTON, revised for Modern Use. With an Introduction by Sir EDWARD STRACHEY, Bart. pp. xxxvii., 509. "It is with perfect confidence that we recommend this edition of the old romance to every class of readers.
Page 307 - The editor has aimed to produce a book "which the emigrant, finding room for little not absolutely necessary, might yet find room for in his trunk, and the traveller in his knapsack, and that on some narrow shelves where there are few books this might be one.
Page 299 - ... Choicest Anecdotes and Sayings. Selected and arranged by MARK LEMON. " The fullest and best jest book that has yet appeared." — SATURDAY REVIEW. BACON'S ESSAYS AND COLOURS OF GOOD AND EVIL. With Notes and Glossarial Index. By W.
Page 307 - Household Book," by this name implying that it is a book for all — that there is nothing in it to prevent it from being confidently placid in the hands of every member of the household.
Page 298 - From the higher mind of cultivated, all-questioning, but still conservative England, in this our puzzled generation, we do not .know of any utterance in literature so characteristic as the poems of Arthur Hugh dough.
Page 294 - Wilson. — A MEMOIR OF GEORGE WILSON, MD, FRSE, Regius Professor of Technology in the University of Edinburgh. By his SISTER. New Edition. Crown 8vo. 6s.
Page 298 - MACMILLAN'S GOLDEN TREASURY SERIES. UNIFORMLY printed in i8mo., with Vignette Titles by Sir NOEL PATON, T. WOOLNER, W. HOLMAN HUNT, JE MILLAIS, ARTHUR HUGHES, &c. Engraved on Steel by JEENS. Bound in extra cloth, 45.
Page 296 - Also sold separately at 6s. each. Volume I. contains Narrative and Elegiac Poems; Volume II. Dramatic and Lyric Poems. The two volumes comprehend the First and Second Series of the Poems, and the New Poems. NEW POEMS. Extra fcap. 8vo. 6s. 6a. In this volume will be found " Empedocles on Etna ;"" Thyrsis " (written in commemoration of the late Professor Clough) ; " Epilogue to Lessing's, Laocoon ;" "Heine's Grave;"