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THIRTY YEARS FROM HOME; OR, A VOICE FROM THE MAIN DECK:
BEING THE EXPERIENCE OF SAMUEL LEECH. Illustrated with Engravings. Tenth Edition. Price 50 cents.
This is an uncommonly interesting book. It is the simple and unvarnished narrative of an intelligent Sailor, who was for six years in the British and American navies; was captured by Decatur in the British ship Macedonian; and gives the details of that bloody conflict in the most graphic and thrilling style. He afterwards entered the American navy, and was taken in the United States' brig Syren, by the British ship Medway.
It is the truest picture of a Mariner's “World ever written. Commodore Nicholson, of the United States' Navy, who was an officer on board the same ship with Mr. Leech, highly recommends this book.
A SPLENDID BOOK.
2 vols. 8vo.
The same work in 1 vol. 8vo., with sixty plates.
This work has received the highest praise of the most distinguished literary men of our country, and of the periodical and newspaper press.
TIE SAILORS' LIBRARY:
For ships, sailors' homes, &c. &c.
NEW BOOK OF TRAVELS.
From the Boston Mercantile Journal.
his inquiries which do not often occur to travellers, and his cook contains a fund of matter, of an exceedingly interesting and useful charac. ter. His remarks relating to Spain and Portugal will be read with much interest. The chapters relating to Western Africa are also truly valuable.
THE TRIAL OF THE POPE OF ROME, The Antichrist, or Man of Sin described in the Bible, for high treason against the Son of God, before the Right Hon. Divine Revelation, the Hon. Justice Reason, and the Hon. Justice History.
RUSSELL'S PRIMARY READER. A selection of Easy Reading Lessons, with introductory exercises in Articulation, for young children, &c. &c. By WILLIAM RUSSELL, teacher of elocution. Fourth Edition.
TALES OF SHIPWRECKS, AND OTHER DISASTERS AT SEA.
A series of amusing maritime disasters, admirably calculated for the young reader. 1 vol., with Engravings. Fourth Edition.
THE GREAT AWAKENING. A History of the Revival of Religion in the times of Edwards and Whitefield. By Rev. JOSEPH TRACY. 1 vol. 8vo.— With four Portraits. Fourth Edition.
Very rarely is a work, touching upon so many controverted subjects, received with such warm and general favor. Every one knows that such a history must be fraught with interest, and the more thoroughly one becomes acquainted with it, the more highly will it be valued as a faithful portraiture of the times.”_Boston Recorder.
DAILY FOOD FOR CHRISTIANS. A beautiful little volume, intended as a pocket manual for Christians, being a Promise, and another Scriptural Portion for every day in the year, together with a verse of a Hymn. Four fine Steel Engravings Elegantly bound. Tenth Edition.
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