A Constant Woman, Volumen96

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Marcus Ward & Company, 1879 - 230 páginas

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Página 202 - Illustrations (drawn and engraved expressly by first-class Artists), and strongly bound in a New Style, ready for the Library. The Edition is most carefully printed in clear, bold type, on fine paper, and the text is identical with the Original Edition, containing all the Author's Notes, etc. As each Volume contains one or more Complete Tales, this Edition compares favourably in cost with other Illustrated Editions, in which one tale generally occupies two half-crown volumes.
Página 78 - For the fulness of the days? Have we withered or agonized? Why else was the pause prolonged but that singing might issue thence? Why rushed the discords in, but that harmony should be prized? Sorrow is hard to bear, and doubt is slow to clear, Each sufferer says his say, his scheme of the weal and woe: But God has a few of us whom he whispers in the ear; The rest may reason and welcome; 'tis we musicians know.
Página 73 - THE swallow has set her six young on the rail, And looks seaward : The water's in stripes, like a snake, olive-pale To the leeward, — On the weather-side, black, spotted white with the wind. " Good fortune departs, and disaster's behind," — Hark, the wind with its wants and its infinite wail ! II.
Página 201 - THE EXPULSION OF THE ENGLISH FROM FRANCE. By JANET TUCKEY. ALEXANDER THE GREAT AND HIS AGE ; By Rev.
Página 201 - By PROF. EH PALMER, MA RICHELIEU AND HIS COURT. By WALTER HERRIES POLLOCK, MA HANNIBAL AND CARTHAGINIAN CIVILISATION. By SAMUEL LEE, MA HAROLD FAIR HAIR AND THE SCANDINAVIANS. By ERIK MAGNfiSSON, MA CHARLEMAGNE AND HIS TIME.
Página 201 - We tell of those who have fought a good fight, and gone down to the grave honoured and remembered because they greatly dared. Lives of those who have made the History of the World. POST 8vo, CLOTH. PRICE HALF-A-CROWN PER VOLUME. Pall Mall Gazette. " The design of this new publication is excellent.
Página 201 - ... one life memorable, but also those events which make a remarkable period in the world's history. These volumes will present pictures of the time, as well as the events and conditions of a single life, which will render them at once delightful to the general reader and instructive to the student. They will not be written as school text-books, and yet will be largely intended for use in that process of self-education which is carried on at all periods of life, in age as well as in youth. The Books...

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