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Rhymes Of Royalty
The History of England in Verse, from the Norman Conquest to the reign of Queen Victoria; with an Appendix, comprising a summary of the leading events in each reign. Fcap. 8vo, 2s. 6d. cloth.
True Stories From Ancient History,
Chronologically arranged from the Creation of the World to the Death of Charlemagne. Thirteenth Edition. With 24 Steel Engravings. 12mo, 5s. cloth.
True Stories From Modern History,
From the Death of Charlemagne to the present Time. Eighth Edition. With 24 Steel Engravings. 12mo, 5s. cloth.
The Modern British Plutarch
Or, Lives of Men distinguished in the recent History of our Country for their Talents, Virtues and Achievements. By W. C. Taylor, LL.D. Author of "A Manual of Ancient and Modern History," etc. 12mo, Second Thousand. 4s. 6d. cloth; 5s. gilt edges.
"A work which will be welcomed in any circle of intelligent young persons." - British, Quarterly Review.
Harry Hawkins's H-Book
Shewing how he learned to aspirate his H's. Frontispiece by H. Weir.
Second Edition. Super-royal 16mo, price 6d .
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Mrs. Trimmer's Concise History of England,
Revised and brought down to the present time by Mrs. Milner. With Portraits of the Sovereigns in their proper costume, and Frontispiece by Harvey. New Edition in One Volume. 5s. cloth.
Stories From The Old And New Testaments,
On an improved plan. By the Rev. B. H. Draper. With 48 Engravings. Fifth Edition. 12mo, 5s. cloth.
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One Thousand Arithmetical Tests
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One Thousand Algebraical Tests On The Same Plan
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Gaultier's Familiar Geography
With a concise Treatise on the Artificial Sphere, and two coloured Maps, illustrative of the principal Geographical Terms. Sixteenth Edition. 16mo, 3s. cloth.
Butler's Outline Maps, And Key
Or, Geographical and Biographical Exercises; with a Set of Coloured Outline Maps; designed for the Use of Young Persons. By the late William Butler. Enlarged by the author's son, J. O. Butler. Thirty-fourth Edition, revised. 4s.
Or, Useful Knowledge respecting the principal Animal, Vegetable, and
Mineral Substances in common use. Second Edition. 18mo, 1s. 6d. cloth.
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Rowbotham's New and Easy Method of Learning the French Genders. New Edition. 6d.
Bellenger's French Word and Phrase-book.
Containing a select Vocabulary and Dialogues, for the Use of Beginners. New Edition, 1s. sewed.