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Page 32 - Sketch by Sir Godfrey Kneller. Select Letters of Percy Bysshe Shelley. Edited, with an Introduction, by RICHARD GARNETT. The Christian Year. Thoughts in Verse for the Sundays and Holy Days throughout the Year.
Page 82 - The man whose whole life is spent in performing a few simple operations, of which the effects, too, are perhaps always the same, or very nearly the same, has no occasion to exert his understanding, or to exercise his invention, in finding out expedients for removing difficulties which never occur. He naturally loses, therefore, the habit of such exertion, and generally becomes as stupid and ignorant as it is possible for a human creature to become.
Page 68 - II. Physics and Politics ; or, Thoughts on the Application of the Principles of "Natural Selection " and " Inheritance
Page 54 - Expository Lectures on St. Paul's Epistles to the Corinthians. A New Edition. Small crown 8vo, 5^. Lectures and Addresses, with other Literary Remains. A New Edition. Crown 8vo, $s. An Analysis of Mr. Tennyson's
Page 42 - He married my sisters with five pound, or twenty nobles apiece, so that he brought them up in godliness and fear of God. He kept hospitality for his poor neighbours, and some alms he gave to the poor. And all this he did of the said farm, where he that now hath it payeth sixteen pound by year or more, and is not able to do anything for his prince, for himself, nor for his children, or give a cup of drink to the poor.
Page 32 - French Lyrics. Selected and Annotated by GEORGE SAINTSBURY. With a Miniature Frontispiece designed and etched by HG Glindoni. Fables by Mr. John Gay. With Memoir by AUSTIN DOBSON, and an Etched Portrait from an unfinished Oil Sketch by Sir Godfrey Kneller.
Page 30 - NEWMAN, JH, DD— Characteristics from the Writings of. Being Selections from his various Works. Arranged with the Author's personal Approval.
Page 51 - Samuel. By the Very Rev. RP SMITH, DD With Homilies by Rev. DONALD FRASER, DD, Rev. Prof. CHAPMAN, and Rev. B. DALE.
Page 32 - Horati Flacci Opera. Edited by FA CORNISH, Assistant Master at Eton. With a Frontispiece after a design by L. Alma Tadema, etched by Leopold Lowenstam. Edgar Allan Poe's Poems. With an Essay on his Poetry by ANDREW LANG, and a Frontispiece by Linley Sambourne.