Contributions to the History of the Development of the Human Race

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Trübner & Company, 1880 - 156 pages
 

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Page 47 - English power, until we are prepared to read of its final overthrow. 23. THE ANGLO-SAXON CHRONICLE, ACCORDING TO THE SEVERAL ORIGINAL AUTHORITIES. Vol. I., Original Texts. Vol. II., Translation. Edited and translated by BENJAMIN THORPE, Esq., Member of the Royal Academy of Sciences at Munich, and of the Society of Netherlandish Literature at Leyden.
Page 80 - And of Zion it shall be said, This and that man was born in her: and the highest himself shall establish her. 6 The Lord shall count, when he writeth up the people, that this man was born there.
Page 46 - A RETROSPECT OF THE RELIGIOUS LIFE OF ENGLAND ; or, Church, Puritanism, and Free Inquiry. By JJ Tayler, BA Second Edition. Reissued, with an Introductory Chapter on Recent Development, by James Martineau, LL.D., DD Post 8vo, pp. 380, cloth. 1876. 7s. 6d.
Page 6 - THE LIFE OR LEGEND OF GAUDAMA, THE BUDDHA OF THE BURMESE. With Annotations. The Ways to Neibban, and Notice on the Phongyies or Burmese Monks. BY THE RIGHT REV. P. BIGANDET, Bishop of Ramatha, Vicar- Apostolic of Ava and Pegu. "The work is furnished with copious notes, which not only illustrate the subjectmatter, but form a perfect encyclopaedia of Buddhist lore.
Page 83 - Can a woman forget her sucking child, that she should not have compassion on the son of her womb? yea, they may forget, yet will I not forget thee. Behold, I have graven thee upon the palms of my hands; thy walls are continually before me.
Page 21 - HAAS.— CATALOGUE OF SANSKRIT AND PALI BOOKS IN THE BRITISH MUSEUM. By Dr. Ernst Haas. Printed by permission of the Trustees of the British Museum. 4to, pp. viii. and 188, paper boards. 1876. 21s. HAFIZ OF SHIRAZ.— SELECTIONS FROM HIS POKMS. Translated from the Persian by Hermann Bicknell. With Preface by AS Bicknell. Demy 4to, pp. xx. and...
Page 23 - A TALMUDIC MISCELLANY ; or, One Thousand and One Extracts from the Talmud, the Midrashim, and the Kabbalah.
Page 11 - The Stupa of Bharhut. A Buddhist Monument. Ornamented with numerous Sculptures illustrative of Buddhist Legend and History in the Third Century BC By ALEXANDER CUNNINGHAM, CSI, CIE, Major-General, Royal Engineers (Bengal Retired) ; Director-General Archaeological Survey of India.
Page 2 - Brette, BD , Head Master of the French School, Christ's Hospital, Examiner in the University of London. Fcap. 8vo, pp. 244, cloth. 1868. 4s.
Page 2 - THE LIGHT OF ASIA ; or, THE GREAT RENUNCIATION (Mahabhinishkramana). Being the Life and Teaching of Gautama, Prince of India, and Founder of Buddhism (as told in verse by an Indian Buddhist). By Edwin Arnold, MA, CSI , &c.

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