New Monthly Magazine, Volume 15

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Thomas Campbell, Samuel Carter Hall, Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton, Theodore Edward Hook, Thomas Hood, William Harrison Ainsworth
E. W. Allen, 1825
 

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Page 56 - Not to spoil their hose. As soon as he rose, To make him strong and mighty, He drank by the tale, six pots of ale, And a quart of aqua-vitae.
Page 417 - HORTUS GRAMINEUS WOBURNENSIS : Or, an Account of the Results of Experiments on the Produce and Nutritive Qualities of different Grasses, and other Plants, used as the Food of the more valuable Domestic Animals : instituted by John Duke of Bedford.
Page 417 - Antediluvian Phytology, illustrated by a Collection of the FOSSIL REMAINS OF PLANTS, peculiar to the Coal Formations of Great Britain...
Page 465 - AN INTRODUCTION TO ENTOMOLOGY ; or, Elements of the Natural History of Insects.
Page 445 - But the more important distinction, both in amount and in utility in navigation, is between the waters of the Equatorial and the Guinea currents. — These exhibit the remarkable phenomenon of parallel streams, in contact with each other, flowing with great velocity in opposite directions, and having a difference of temperature amounting to tenor twelve degrees.
Page 146 - June 13th, the House having resolved itself into a Committee of Ways and Means, The Chancellor of the Exchequer...
Page 54 - The great object is to preserve these blessings, and to hand them down to the latest posterity. Our experience ought to satisfy us that our progress under the most correct and provident policy will not be exempt from danger. Our institutions form an important epoch in the history of the civilized world.
Page 182 - Sketch of the History of Churches in England; applied to the Purposes of the Society for Promoting the Enlargement and Building of Churches and Chapels.
Page 205 - And God made two great lights ; the greater light to rule the day, and the lesser light to rule the night : and the stars also. And God set them in the firmament of the heaven to give light upon the earth...
Page 283 - were I the author of these drawings, and were offered ten thousand a year not to practise as an artist, I would reject the proposal with contempt.

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