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Finlayson, T. C. Biological religion,

A criticism of Prof. Drummond's Natural law in the spiritual world.'

"The strongest point in Finlayson's criticism of Mr. Drummond's theory of spiritual blogenesis is his demon. stration that the New Testament contains so many different metaphors for describing conversion that to con. fine one's self to the figure of the creation of life alone, is to fall into a serious error. He quotes the passage “Awake thou that sleepest, and arise from the dead, and Christ shall give thee light;' and continuen . Here the man who is spiritually dead is actually called upon to arise out of his death. Such an exhortation may well caution us against turning metaphors into . laws. This sentence contains in brief the gist of the whole criticism

of Mr. Drummond's book." — Spectator, Oct. 31. Fiske, J: The idea of God as affected by modern

knowledge. Flaubert, G. Madame Bovary; [illust.) par A. Fourié.

$vFF:F61M Giffen, R. Progress of the working classes in the

last half century, with note on Amer, wages. (Econ. tracts.)

c55.8sol Giry, À. Documents sur les relations de la ro

yauté avec les villes en France de 1180 à 1314; préc. d'une préface par E. Lavisse.

EMF:G44 Glenco. Gallienus redivivus; or, Murther will out,

etc.; account of the de-witting of Glencoe,

etc. (Clarendon Hist. Soc.) 8E-8c54 Grant, U. S. Personal memoirs. Vol. 1. 65'6767 Same.

65.6767.2 Gray, G: Z. Husband and wife; or, the theory of

marriage and its consequences; with introd.

by Rt. Rev. F. D. Huntington. Greig, T. W. Ladies' old fashioned shoes ; illust.

from originals. “ That so pretty a book could be produced about old shoes would seem impossible prior to experience. But Mr. Greig, or his artist has treated a lowly subject so feelingly, with so much artistic effect, that some of the eleven chromolithographs which illustrate his book are pictures in themselves, and all are at least pleasant to look at. A disappointing yet charming book. The idea is excellent, but it is only half worked out, as far, that is, as the letterpress is concerned. The plates leave

nothing to be desired." - Saturday review, Oct. 24. Half-way; an Anglo-French romance. (Harper's handy ser.)

VH133 Hamilton, W. Parodies of the works of English and Amer. authors. 2 v.

VEC+9718 Harris, S. The coaching age; illust.

“If any one is too lazy to read. The coaching age,' the book is illustrated with some of Mr. Sturgess's best pictures. A glance at them at once shows the delights, The incidents, and the perils of the coaching daye."

Academy, Jan. 2. Hatton, F. North Borneo; explorations and ad

ventures on the equator; with biog. sketch and notes by J. Hattton, and pref, by Sir W. Medhurst.

A4864•128 “ The diaries contain some interesting mineralogical matter, along with many natural and graphic notes of adventure illustrating the character of the country, and

some very curious native customs." Academy, Jan. 2. Hay, M., C.

Lester's secret; a novel. (Harper's handy ser.)

VH321, Heath, F. Ġ: Sylvan winter; illust. by F: G. Short.

JVSE:H35s Hissey, J.J:

A drive through England; or, a thousand miles of road travel. AE•462

Houssaye, A. Les confessions; souvenirs d'un de

mi-siècle, 1830–80. [6e éd.) 4 v. 5F 8813 “ Comme le saint Augustin il peut se confesser, car, comme le saint, il a péché; mais il ne se repent pas comme lui. Il a moins de contrition de ses fautes que de regret de n'y plus pouvoir tomber." - Maxime Gurte

cher in Rev. pol. et lit., 6 juin. Howells, W: D. Poems.

w5p.1835•2 Hoyt, H: M. Protection versus free trade; the sci

entific validity and economic operation of defensive duties in the U. S.

cx.H85 Hunt, W: The Somerset diocese, Bath and Wells.

(Diocesan histories.) Hutchinson, Mrs. L. A. Memoirs of the life of

Col. Hutchinson; ed. from the original ns. by Rev. J. Hutchinson; added, letters of Col. H., and other papers; rev., with add. notes, by C. H. Firth. 2 v. GE:H973.2 "No more delightful example of the Puritan life can be anywhere found than in the story of Colonel Hutchinson's courtship. In political satire, in historical narrative, in fervent disquisition, her style is at once vigorous and plastic. Her sketch of English history has a power of expression marvellous when compared with the ordinary historical writing of her age.”

Spectator, Oct. 31. Iddesleigh, Earl of. Pleasures, dangers, and uses of desultory reading.

XY:D! Jackson, Lady C. C.. The Court of France in the

16th century, 1514-59. 2 v. 8FY9H 1313 “First, Lady Jackson has no real knowledge of the period of which she writes; secondly, she could not write about it if she had that knowledge. A book writ. ten in such circumstances can have little or no value."

Athenaum, Jan. 9. Kemp, D. Yacht architecture. Koehler, S. R. Etching; an outline of its techni

cal processes and its history, with some re

marks on collections and collecting : illust. “ The first connected history of etching ever writien."

Nation, Dec. 10. Laghi, F. Teoria dei trattati internazionali. Pte.

générale. 1882. Après une esquisse historique de l'origine et du de. veloppement du droit concernant les traités internatio. naux, le jeune professeur de Parme nous présente un ex. posé des notions et des principes fondamentaux de la ma. tière, sans oublier les questions pratiques concernant la validité,l'inviolabilité, la nullité des traités et les moyens d'en garantir l'exécution, les règles de leur interpretation, la manière dont il doivent être exécutés et les causes de leur extinction. Le second volume donnera les arrêts des tribunaux pour chaque espèce de traités et conven. tions internationales. Une dissertation sur les concor. dats complétera l'ouvrage.” Rev. de droit int., v. 15.

1883, Lanman, C: Haphazard personalities chiefly of of noted Americans.

65.90127 Lex talionis; a declamation against Mr. Challener,

etc. (Clarendon Hist. Soc.) 8E-8c54 Longfellow, H: W. Poetical works; with pref. no

tice, biog. and critical, by E. Hope. (Canterbury poets.)

W5P.186.1884 Lowe, C: Prince Bismarck; an historical biog. 2 y.

66•1541 "Mr. Lowe has brought out with remarkable distinctness the essential qualities of Bismarck's character, and even those who do not agree with his opinions will ap. preciate the vigour and lucidity with which he describes the complicated conditious of German political life dur. ing the last forty years." - Athenæum, Jan. 9.

Lyall, E. In the golden days. 3d ed. V1981

** It is refreshing to turn from productions always empty and sometimes mischievous, and with nothing 110. ble or elevated in them from beginning to end, to a vig. orous study of such life and character as are really worth reading about. Such a study Mise Lyall has giv. en us. The golden days are the days of Charles II., and those days when they were at their darkest, just before the end of the King's reign when the surface good. nature which had looked like real kindness of heart had worn off, and revealed the cruel nature beneath. But it was a time when English life had great interest, and when strong developinents of charaoter were not unfre. quent. Some of the scenes are remarkably vivid."

Spectator, Aug. 29. Maitland, F. W. Justice and the police. (The

Eng. citizen.) "The learning and industry which Mr. Maitland brought to bear upon such an abstruse subject as .The pleas of the Crown of the County of Gloucester' in the reign of Henry III, are equally conspicuous in this slight sketch of our moderu judicial system.” – Spectator,

Oct. 3. Martel, le comte de. Les historiens fantaisistes :

M. Thiers, Hist. du Consulat, etc. 1883-85. 2 v.

Xvyl•T342 “ Pourquoi tant d'aigreur? pourquoi tant de chicanes? pourquoi même ce titre? M. de Martel s'est-il figure par hasard que le crédit du Consulat et de l Empire' ou de « la Révolution française,' etait à la merci de quelques inexactitudes? Mais il y en aurait bien plus encore qu'il n'en signale que ces livres fameux ne cesseraient pas pour cela d'etre tout ce qu'ils sont : les premiers où I'on ait raconté ces vingt-cinq ans d'histoire, et ceux aux. quels il en faut toujours revenir, parce que ce sont toujours ceux qui 'resemblent' le plus." - Kev. d. D. Jondes, 1 oct.

** Ce livre est curieux et mème amusant. M. de Mar tel a enterpris de faire connaitre le degré de contiance que M. Thiers mérite comme historien; il emploie un moyen très simple; il met en face des dires de M. Thiers les documents que l'auteur de l'llistoire du Consulat, et de l'Empire,' a consultés ou prétendu consulter; il conclut que à tout instant M. Thiers écrit exactment le con. traire de ce que contiennent les pieces. Peut-on dire que, malgré lant de défauts, tant de rapidités et d'à peu. près, M. Thiers ait été un historien fantaisiste?' Après iout, sou æuvre est énorme; elle embrasse une vaste pé. riode pleine de grands événements de toute sorte, et dans ce vaste recit auquel manquent trop souvent les recherches exactes et minutieuses, circule néanmoins l'esprit général des choses. Blåmonis les détails, regrettons que les menus faits ne soient pas toujours fidelement presentés, mais l'ensemble demeure, l'ensemble est anime du souffle de cette intelligence que M. Thiers re. gardait comme la qualité essentielle de l'historien, et on y trouve en outre, selon un moi de Sainte-Beuve, ce don de narrer que n'ont pas bien des esprits intelligents.".

A. Chuquet in Revue critique, 8 déc. 1884. Mason, T: Public and private libraries of Glasgow.

XKDSG'M Middleton, T: Works; ed. by A. H. Bullen. 4 v. (Eng. dramatists.)

VED:M58.2 Miller, G.T. Bird-ways.

1.6•M61 Murray, D: C. Rainbow gold; a novel. (Frank

lin Sq. lib.)
"Strongly interesting, healthy and robust in tone,
and permeated with the true romantic ilavour.” – W:

Shurp in the Academy, Nov. 7.
Negri, G. Bismarck, saggio storico. 1881.

5G:854w Nicolson, A. Memoirs of Adam Black. 5vs1762

* Although the biography of Ida Black appear's somewhat late in the day, it is written with taste and judgment. Mr. Niculson does well to let his hero, who was essentially a self-made man, speak as much as possible for himself. In February 1861, Mr. Black be. gan to write exclusively for the benefit of his family his

autobicgraphical reminiscences. They were finished in 1872, when Mr. Black was in his cighiy-ninth year, 11:10 been placed at Nr. Nicolson's disposal, and many es. tracts from them are introduced into his Memoir' loy Mr. Nicolson, who says, indet d. that he would have preferred to have given them, with some alterations and additions, instead of his own narrative, which is onl. second hand.' These fragments of autobiography are especially interesting, in that they throw liglit upon the early struggles of a man whom Alexander Russelline scribed as our best citizen of his own generation.'"

Spectator, Oct. 24. Old " Miscellany" days; a selection of stories from

• Bentley's miscellany;" illust. by G: Cruilshank, 1837-43.

V91401. O'Meara, K. Madame Mohl; her salon and her friends; a study of social life in Paris.

5FM723. “ A very lively and charming book on a very lively and charming person. But she has hardly laid sufficient stress on the Scotch origin of Madame Mohl, and the remarkable effectiveness of the brilliant French setting which her homely Scotch nature received.” – Spectator,

Dec. 19, Parker, J. Early history of Oxford, 727-1100

prec. by sketch of the mythical origin of the city and university, (Oxford Hist. Soc. Pub.)

SEZOX P22 “The long chapter devoted to the ‘Mythical origin of Oxford' gives a very complete account of the once famous myths, and displays considerable industry. The best part of Mr. Parker's book is undoubtedly his work on Oxford itself, as it appears in Domesdiy, in the various hints to be gleaned in other writings, and in all the city has to tell of its own early days in what remaills

from them both above ground and below." Pattison, M. Sermons. Peard, F. M. Near neighbours. 2 v.

V1317x " Well sustnins the reputation Miss Peard has already acquired as a quiet and charming writer, yıt one also by no mcans destitute of reserve power.” – Academy, Jaii.

24. Pennell, H. C., and others. Fishing; illust. (Badminton lib.)

SC138 Contente. [Vol. 1.) Salmon and trout. [2] Pike and

other coarse hish. Pierantoni, M. Sul Tevere. 1884. YIF: PGIN

“ Une étude psychologique, un romau de meurs de la société italienne qui se passe à Ronie', dans la rue Ri. pella, en face du fleuve.

Le sujet est fort simple. Tout l'intérêt est dans le développement des caracteres et dans les scènes de la vie du monde où excelle Mure.

Pierantoni.” – C. Coiynet in Rer. pol. et lit., 31 mai. Poe, E. A. Poetical works; with pref, notice, biog. and critical, by J. Skipsey.

W5PP75 Poynter, E.. F. Madame de Presnel. 2 v.

VP8782 " A charming story, full of originality and character."

- Saturday rev., June 13. Pratesi, M. In provincia. 1883.

VIF: P881 "It is the real reality of humbler Italian life, reen with marvellous accuracy of vision, but welected with admirable instinct for the beautiful and important; it is the work of a fastidionis and wayward fancy, but «X®". cuted by an eye which can portray anything; it is es. sentially what the art of the future muri be, if it in tu be mything at all: impressionism directed by idealistic selection." Vernon Lee in the dudemy, July 14,

1883. Radisson, P: E. Voyages; an account of his

travels and experiences among the North American Indians, 1652-84; transcribed from orig. mss., with hist. illlust. and an introd., by G. D. Scull. (Prince Soc.) 964-879.

2 v.

Rice, II. Sketches of Western Reserve life.

975•236 Richard, II:, and Williams, J. C. Disestablish

ment. (Imperial parl.) Ritchie, Wis. A. I.T. Mrs. Dymond. Vr32MK

"It is intere-ting to note that a longer experience of life has shown one novelist that if not more amusing' it is less melancholy than she thought. Not that there is not a fair proportion of melaucholy in the present book; but it is, so to mpeak, rather in the accompaniment

than in the tune." Athenitum, Dec. 26. Roe, Jrs. J. H. The bachelor vicar of Newforth;

a novel. (Harper's handy ser.) V K6243 "If the writer fails in the region of romance, it must be admitted that she has a very agreeable and natural way of describing the doings and sayings of society in au English seaport. The whole story is bright and readable, and correctly reproduces many of the lighter phases of modern society without degenerating into

ilippancy." -- althandum, Dec. 5. Ross, M., and Cooper, H. S. Highlands of Cantabria, etc.; Lillust.).

AhXc16`R Rossi, V. de. Studi di diritto internazionale pri

vato in relazione alla legge italiana. 1880. " Len • Studi 'sont lo le système hypothécaire par rapport au droit international; 2 le droit de réciprocité et de retorsion: 3. la condition juridique des étrangers vis-à-vis de la législation italienne; quelques ques. tions de procédure civile internationale, exécution des jugements anglais en Italie et des jugements italiens en France; 5 quelques questions de droit maritime international, juridiciiou des notaire sur les navires mar. chards étrangers, visite de ces navires; 6 la faillite dans Ses rapports avec le droit international. Les livres de M. De Rossi se recommandent en général par la clarté de la forme et la bonté de la critique." - E. Brusu in

Reo. d. droit int., 1883, no. 1. Roy, J. L'un mille, formation de la légende de l'an

mille, état de la France 950-1050; illust.

( Biblioth. de merveilles.) “Conclusion de l'auteur: Les arguments des parti. sans d'une terreur universelle,à l'approche de l'an mille, ne peuvent soutenir l'examen d'une critique loyale, car ils de reposent sur aucun texte concluant, et ils ont contre tux les Témoignages des écrivains contemporaines; en outre, l'état politique, religieux, littéraire, et artistique de la France à cette époque proure que l'on ne redoulait

Dullement le Dies irat." -- bullitin i ritique, 15 juin. Saillens, R. Nos droits sur Madagascar et nos

griets contre les llovas examines impartialement, avec une préf. de F: Passy, etc.

EAYMSA “M. Saillens has filled up the blanks which M. Duclerc had left in the official record, and has told the long and intricate story of the French dispute in Madagascar with clearners and impartiality. To write such a warrative in the teeth of the popular feeling is a rare act of moral courage, and it has apparently met with its reward in the formation of a perce party within the Re

publican ranks." — Athenaeum, Oct. 3. Sarcey, F. Etienne Moret. 1876. VFF:SATE

** Si l'on veut connaitre le vrai Cousin et constater jusqu'à quel point la philosophie adoucit les maurs de l'homme, qu'on lise les aventures d'Etienne Moret racoutées non par un panegyriste, mais par w historien, M. F. Sarcey. On verrat le secrétaire du grand eclectiyne aux prises avec les exigences, les rudesses,et l'avitrice de son patron, amené eutin par le desempoir au sui.

cide." Juxime Guncher in Rev. pol. et lit., 5 sept. Seeley, J: R. A short history of Napoleon the First.

8FHR:SE3 Shedd, W: G. T. Doctrine of endless punishment. Slaughter, P. Memoir of W: Meade, D. D. 3d

ed.; repr. from v. 4 of Memorial biographies.”

165•M46s

Smith, G. Life of W: Carey, D. D., shoemaker

and missionary, professor of Sanskrit, etc., in the College of Fort William, Calcutta.

E-C186s “There have been many lives of Dr. Carey, and he de. served many, but this is the fullest and the best. Though his external history was uneventful, though he was not a man of genius, and though his direct success as an evangelist was not great, he was in many ways not only the tirst, but the greatest of the Non-conformist mission. aries who eince his time have occupied so large a portion

of the heathen world." - Spectator, Nov. 21. Société de l'Histoire du Protestantisme Français.

Bulletin hist. et lit. : Souvenir du 2e cente

naire de la révocation de l’Edit de Nantes. Stanford, E: Parliamentary county atlas of Eng

land and Wales, etc. Sturgis, J. R. John Maidment.

VST96530 "It is a study of egoism; hut the satire is so mild, the subtlety so very subtle, the touch so light, the discre. tion so entirely well.bred and careful, that the author's meaniny, obvious as it is, seems somehow to have lost

its force, and is wbispered away." — Alhenpum, Jan. 9. Sumner, W: G. Protectionism; the ism which

teaches that waste makes wealth. CX•st 6P •"Protectionism’rather exceeds its predecessors in trenchant pame-calling and berating. Prof. Sumner has carried the thing so far that everybody can see that he has stepped out of the sphere of the economic into the merely partisan sphere." Albert Shure in the

Dial, Dec. Tennyson, A., Lord. Tiresias; and other poems.

VEP1252T “In temper throughout, and often in rythm, Lord Tennyson's Tiresias must be placed in the front rank of

his work." - Athenaeum, Dec. 26. Theuriet, A. Nouvelles. 1884.

VFF T34xo
Contents Bigarreau. --Souffrances de Claude Blouet.
- L'abbé Daniel. - La Saint-Vicolas.
Péché mortel.

vFF134P “L'un des plus jolis et des plus acherés récits qu'il nous ait donnés" - Rio. d. D. Mund*, I nov.

" Le décor, le cadre, le paysage, l'accessoire, le détail pittoresque, tout cela, avec lui, nous charme toujours. A peine s'aperçoit-on que le fond du tableau est toujours un peu le nieine', comme dans les fusains d'Al. lungė. Maintenant je me demande à propos de sa dernière toile e'il n'etait pas possible de se mettre en plus grands frais d'imagination pour la scène à encadrer. Il ne me semble pas trouver là une invention bien neuve.".

Marime Gaucher in Rec. pol. et lil., i nov. Tolstoï, Count L. N. Ma religion.

War and peace; an historical novel; tr. from the French by C. Bell.

VRG T58w Townsend, L., T. The art of speech. 2 v. xll•766 Whittier, J: G. Poetical works; selected with pref. notice, bioy. and critical, by F. Hope.

wóp: w614:1885 Wigglesworth, E: Reflections.

w54.w63 Wilson, Col, sir. C: W. From Korti to Khartum, etc.

8wsu2•w69 “Every day, and sometimes several times a day, Sir C: Wilson made entries in his field notebook. The evidence, therefore, is as fresh and valuable as if it had been delivered before an historical tribunal every even. ing. Sir C: Wilson was, moreover, the best witness whom lovers of the exact truth could have called. The simplicity with which the tale is told does not prevent it from being one of the most interesung and excit. ing military romances which we bave ever read."

Athenceum, Dec. 19. Woods, Rev. L. History of the Andover Theological Seminary:

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Agassiz, A. E. R., and Whitman, C. 0. The pe

lagic stages of young fishes ; [illust.) (Mu

seum of Comp. Zool. Mem.) K264C+H26 Aiken, J: F. History of liberty; with selected notes. 1877.

EOL'A 14 Alden, W. L. Adventures of Jimmy Brown, written

by himself, and ed. by A.; illust. VAL21A American almanac and treasury of facts, statistical,

financial, and political, 1886; ed. by A. R.

Spofford. Aristophanes. The Ecclesiazusæ; tr. by Rev. R. Smith, 1833.

VP:A7EC'ES Aristoteles. Politics; tr. with introd., etc., by B. Jowett. 2 v.

VP: ASPO•EJ Arnold, T: History of the Cross of Edinburgh called the Mercat Cross.

8pszeb'AR Ashton, J: The dawn of the 19th century in England; illust. 2 v.

8EYG3.1 As “ Racy, readable, and instructive." -- British quarterly

Jan. Astor, W: W. Valentino; an historical romance of the 16th century in Italy.

VAS8v " The author has reproduced the horrors of a time when treachery was the only thing to be relied on; but he has reproduced them with undoubted accuracy, and with certain gentlemanly restraint which takes off the most repulsive edge of the details. Intrigue and plot dovetail into each other very clevorly, and the reader reads, but is not thrilled; it deals with horrors but it does not horrify. The book certainly has value, as a literary picture of the time it deals with." Critic,

Jan. 16.
Badeau, A. Conspiracy; a Cuban romance.

VB14C
Ballou, M. M. Edge-tools of speech.
Beard, W: H. Humor in animals; studies in pen
and pencil.

K8.338 "The drawings are very characteristic of this cele. brated animal-painter, and have been well reproduced.”

Critic, Jan. 16. Beers, H: A. The thankless muse. whp:339 Berkeley, G:, Bp. The querist, etc.; added, A word to the wise. 1760.

EAE:B45 Blackie, J: S. What does history teach? two Edin. lectures.

76.856 “Two lectures delivered at the Philosophical Institu. tion of Edinburgh, entitled respectively. The state,' and • The church.' Though brief, they afford a comprehensive glimpse at the origin and history of the world,

both civil and religious." Bourget, P. Essais de psychologie contemporaine.

XVFV•B66 Contents. C. Baudelaire. E. Renan. - G. Flau bert. - Taine, - Stendhal. Briggs, G: N. Popular education; lecture, Feb.

4, 1851. Brooke, Rev. S. A: Notes on the Liber studiorum

of J: M. W: Turner; illust. Butler, W: A. Domesticus; a tale of the imperial city.

VB9721 Cable, G: W. The silent South; with the freed

man's case in equity and The convict lease system.

B6s.cll "Mr. Cable boldly, strongly, and convincingly tells the South that it is on its honor in its treatment of the Freedmen, now that bayonets from Washington are withdrawn; that the case will not down,' but must be settled; that civil rights are one thing, social equality quite another; that the former must ultimately be giveni and secured; and that the irregularity in the treat

ment of the negro must be done away. Not all readers, North or South, will agree with Mr. Cable's statements; but they certainly must admit that here is a book to be considered, and either accepted in the main,

or refuted in the main." – Critic, Jan. 9. Caddy, Mrs. F. Footsteps of Jeanne D'Arc; a pilgrimage.

6FD2440 “The result of close study as well as of devotion to the subject.

Mrs. Caddy is not a mere antiquarian dryasdunt; she is keen to enlighten the dusty record by a touch of the human nature that makes all the world kin. The main facts in the career of Joan of Arc are well set forth alongside of delicate and occasionally effective descriptions of scenery. She has evidently made a study of the architecture and topography, and is able on not a few points to set Murray and others right.

In an appendix there is an excellent and exhaustive Bibliography, as well as a 'résumé' of the various ways Joan has fared at the hands of historians and dramat

ists." British quarterly rev., Jan. Cavour, C. B., conte di. Lettere, edite ed inedite;

rac. ed illust. da L: Chiala. 3 v. vi5.c31 Church, R: W: Discipline of Christian character. Clark, E: E. Boston blue book. 1886. Collier, R. L. English home life.

AE'c69 Colquhoun, M. J. Primus in Indis; a romance. (Harper's handy ser.)

Vc713P Cotton, H: ). New India ; or, India in transition.

EA594.082 "Mr. Cotton makes the most effective appeal for the Indian people as against officialism with its overbearing. ness and prejudice, aud against bureaucracy, with its iron hand under velvet glove, that we remember to have

recently read." – British quarterly rev., Jan. Crane, T: F: Italian popular tales. VIL.C85

" This collection, drawn from the best Italian sources, is the first comprehensive one which has appeared in

English." Atlantic monthly, March. Crommelin, M. Goblin gold; a novel. (Harper's handy ser.)

Vc88G "The best of her works." Brit. quarterly rev., Jan. Cumberland, S. C. The Rabbi's spell; a RussoJewish romance.

Vc91R Camming, C. F. G. Wanderings in China. 2 v.

A3•c91 " One of the most informing books on China that has ever been written in English. She has such a fac. ulty for seeing thoroughly what she does see, and for geliing to know all about it, that she is able to produce a work packed full of interesting facts about actuali. ties'in Chiva, and most readable and entertaining from

beginning to end." – Contemporary rev., Feb. Dalriad, pseud. The crofter in history. 8pr•D16

“ Not only pleasantly and clearly written, but giving a hearing of some of the evidence on both sides of this

much.vexed question." Saturday rer., Feb. 13. Dame Wiggins of Lee, by a lady of 90; ed. with add. by J: Ruskin; illust. by K. Greenaway.

VEP:+18 Daudet, A. Stories of Provence; (tr.) by S. l..

I.ee. (Harper's handy ser.) VFG• D265st

Translated from "Lettres de mon moulin." Dawson, G: Biographical lectures; ed. by G: St. Clair.

58:9032 "He discourses of individualities as diverse as those of Queen Elizabeth and John Bunyan, Dean Swift and Thomas Hood, Cromwell and Cowper, and seems so much at home with all of them that we incline to think of each in turn as the friend whom he would single out from all the rest as the boon companion of his spirit. And yet Dawson is not one of the hero-worshipping whitewashers. One of his greatest triumphs in this line is his portrait of Queen Elizabeth." - Jumes Ashcroft Noble in the Academy, Feb. 13.

Dickinson, Mrs. E.E. New light on Mormonism ;

with introd. by T. Weed. “Her leading purpose seems to be to show that the Book of Mormon bad its literary origin in an historical romance written by Solomon Spaulding, but never published by him, and never intended to serve the purpose to which it has been perverted. The book is vigor. ously and clearly written, and makes a strong impres. sion of the wickedness of this great delusion of modern

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