Recollections of Oxford

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Macmillan, 1870 - 460 pages

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Page 36 - THE BOOK OF PRAISE. From the Best English Hymn Writers. Selected and arranged by SIR ROUNDELL PALMER.
Page 37 - The Fairy Book ; the Best Popular Fairy Stories. Selected and rendered anew by the Author of
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Page 36 - 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."— BRITISH QUARTERLY REVIEW.
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Page 38 - To the young, for whom it is especially intended, as a most interesting collection of thrilling tales well told ; and to their elders, as a useful handbook of reference, and a pleasant one to take up when their wish is to while away a weary half-hour. We have seen no prettier gift-book for a long time.
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