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Poems. By ANNE WHITNEY. 1 vol. 12mo. 75 cents.
"Anne Whitney's Poems are refreshing. Who is Anne Whitney?— What right has she, unknown, unheralded, to give to American literature the best volume of Poems published by any American woman in the last ten years."-SPRINGFIELD REPUBLICAN.
A Manual of Naval Tactics; together with a brief CRITICAL ANALYSIS of the PRINCIPAL MODERN NAVAL BATTLES. BY JAMES II. WARD, Commander U. S. N. With an Appendix, being an extract from Sir Howard Douglas's Naval Warfare with Steam. 1 vol. 8vo. Cloth, $2 50.
"Captain Ward's Manual possesses not only a professional but an historical value."-N. Y. HERALD.
The Manufacture of Photogenic or Hydro-Carbon OILS, from COAL and other Bituminous Substances capable of supplying Burning Fluids. By THOMAS ANTISELL, M. D. 1 vol. 8vo. $1 75.
"The author is connected with the U. S. Patent Office, and his position there has enabled him to present to the public the record of the origin of the infant art."-BOSTON ADVERTISER.
A History of the Four Georges, Kings of England; containing Personal Incidents of their Lives, Public Events of their Reigns, and Biographical Notices of their Chief Ministers, Courtiers, and Favorites. By SAMUEL SMUCKER. 1 vol. 12mo. $1 25.
"Dr. Smucker has here made a valuable contribution to historical literature, and the student of history cannot obtain a better idea of the Augustan era, properly so called, than by a perusal of the History of the Four Georges."-AUGUSTA CHRONICLE.
Tent and Harem. Notes of an Oriental Trip. By CAROLINE PAINE. 1 vol. 12mo. $1 00.
"This is one of the most entertaining and instructive books of travel that as fallen under our eye for many a day. The style is clear and unaffected, and much which would have escaped the notice of a man, has been put within our reach by woman's cleverness."-BOSTON MONTHLY MAGAZINE.