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Page 3 - London's Encyclopaedia of Agriculture: comprising the Laying-out, Improvement, and Management of Landed Property, and the Cultivation and Economy of the Productions of Agriculture. With 1,100 Woodcuts. 8vo. 21s. London's Encyclopaedia of Gardening: comprising the Theory and Practice of Horticulture, Floriculture, Arboriculture, and Landscape Gardening.
Page 5 - The BOOK of NATURE ; being a Popular Illustration of the General Laws and Phenomena of Creation, in its Unorganized and Organized, its Corporeal and Mental Departments. By John Mason Good, MD and FRS In 1 vol. 8vo. "—the work is certainly the best philosophical digest of the kind which we have seen."— London Monthly Bcviao.
Page 7 - SHAKSPEARE, BY BOWDLER. THE FAMILY SHAKSPEARE ; in which nothing is added to the Original Text ; but those words and expressions are omitted which cannot with propriety be readaloud.
Page 3 - Encyclopaedia of Plants : Comprising the Specific Character, Description, Culture, History, Application in the Arts, and every other desirable Particular respecting all the Plants found in Great Britain.
Page 3 - GENERAL LARGE LIBRARY ATLAS OF FIFTY-THREE MAPS, on Colombier Paper; with the Divisions and Boundaries carefully coloured. Constructed entirely from New Drawings, and engraved by SIDNEY HALL. New Edition, thoroughly revised and corrected...
Page 8 - A GRAMMAR of BOTANY, illustrative of artificial, as well as natural Classification, with an Explanation of Jussieu's System.
Page 72 - O READER ! hast thou ever stood to see The holly tree? The eye that contemplates it well, perceives Its glossy leaves Ordered by an intelligence so wise As might confound the atheist's sophistries. Below, a circling fence, its leaves are seen Wrinkled and keen; No grazing cattle, through their prickly round, Can reach to wound ; But as they grow where nothing is to fear, Smooth and unarmed the pointless leaves appear.
Page 2 - EXEMPLARS OF TUDOR ARCHITECTURE, adapted to Modern Habitations : with illustrative Details, selected from Ancient Edifices; and Observations on the Furniture of the Tudor Period. By TF HUNT, Architect.
Page 12 - LACON; or, Many Things in Few Words. By the Rev. CC COLTON. New Edition, 8vo. 12s. cloth.