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A Letter from the Lord Bishop of London, to the Clergy and People of London and Westminster; On Occasion of the Late Earthquakes

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A LETTER FROM THE LORD BISHOP OF LONDON , TO THE CLERGY and PEOPLE OF London and Westminster ; On Occasion of the Late EARTHQUAKES.

LONDON : Printed for JOHN WHISTON in Fleetstreet . MDCCL.

[Price Three Pence.]

TO THE CLERGY and Inhabitants OF THE Cities of London and Westminster .

My Brethren and Friends ,

The Relation I stand in to you, is a daily Call upon me to consider the spiritual State of these great Cities; and tho' I doubt not but GOD has many faithful and chosen Servants among you, yet the general View of th...

Roving East and Roving West

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[Illustration: TWO MEN ADMIRING FUJI FROM A WINDOW From Hokusai's "A Hundred Views of Fuji"]

ROVING EAST

AND

ROVING WEST

BY

E. V. LUCAS

TO

E. L. L.

MY HOST AT RAISINA

"Yes, Sir, there are two objects of curiosity, e.g., the Christian world and the Mahometan world." DR. JOHNSON.

"Motion recollected in tranquillity." WORDSWORTH ( very nearly ).

CONTENTS

INDIA

NOISELESS FEET THE SAHIB THE PASSING SHOW INDIA'S BIRDS THE TOWERS OF SILENCE THE GARLANDS DELHI A DAY'S HAWKING NEW, OR IMPERIAL, DELHI THE DIVERS THE ROPE TRICK AGRA AND FATEHPUR SIKR...

De kasteelen van Koning Lodewijk II van Beieren De Aarde en haar Volken, 1887 –by: Anonymous

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DE KASTEELEN VAN KONING LODEWIJK II VAN BEIEREN.

Eenige weken na den tragischen dood van den ongelukkigen Koning Lodewijk II van Beieren, over wiens leven nog altijd een geheimzinnige sluier hangt, die wellicht nooit geheel zal worden opgeheven, maakten de dagbladen bekend dat de kasteelen, waaraan de Koning zoo groote schatten had ten koste gelegd en waaromtrent zulke fantastische verhalen in omloop waren, ter bezichtiging voor het publiek zouden worden opengesteld. Ik aarzelde niet lang en besloot aanstonds deze vorstelijke residenti"en te gaan zien; zeer waarsch...

Souvenirs de Madame Louise-

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SOUVENIRS DE MADAME LOUISE 'ELISABETH VIG'EE LEBRUN,

DE L'ACAD'EMIE ROYALE DE PARIS, DE ROUEN, DE SAINT LUC DE ROME ET D'ARCADIE, DE PARME ET DE BOLOGNE, DE SAINT P'ETERSBOURG, DE BERLIN, DE GEN`EVE ET AVIGNON.

En écrivant mes Souvenirs, je me rappellerai le temps passé, qui doublera pour ainsi dire mon existen...

The Journey to the Polar Sea

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THE JOURNEY TO THE POLAR SEA

BY SIR JOHN FRANKLIN

Everyman, I will go with thee, and be thy guide, In thy most need to go by thy side.

(This is Number 447 of Everyman's Library)

INTRODUCTION BY CAPTAIN R.F. SCOTT.

JOHN FRANKLIN, born in 1786. Many naval experiences, including Trafalgar, before heading an expedition across northern Canada in 1819. Elected F.R.S. and knighted after a second expedition. Lieutenant Governor of Van Diemen's Land, 1836 to 1843. Last expedition, 1845, was lost, and Franklin died in 1847 near the Arctic. Subsequent ...

The Outcry

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THE OUTCRY

By Henry James

1911

BOOK FIRST

I

"NO, my lord," Banks had replied, "no stranger has yet arrived. But I'll see if any one has come in or who has." As he spoke, however, he observed Lady Sandgate's approach to the hall by the entrance giving upon the great terrace, and addressed her on her passing the threshold. "Lord John, my lady." With which, his duty majestically performed, he retired to the quarter that of the main access to the spacious centre of the house from which he had ushered the visitor.

This personage, facing Lady Sa...

The Fourth R

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THE FOURTH "R"

By George O. Smith

Published by DELL PUBLISHING CO., INC. 1 Dag Hammarskjold Plaza New York, New York 10017

Copyright 1959, by George O. Smith All rights reserved. For information contact: Dell Publishing Co., Inc.

Printed in the United States of America.

First Dell printing April 1979

[Transcribers note: This is a rule 6 clearance. A copyright renewal has not been found.]

BOOK ONE:

FUTURE IMPROMPTU

CHAPTER ONE

James Quincy Holden was five years old.

His ...

The Shores of the Adriatic The Austrian Side, The K

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PThY

THE SHORES OF THE ADRIATIC

THE AUSTRIAN SIDE

[Illustration: HERZEGOVINIAN WOMEN AT A BAKER'S SHOP IN RAGUSA.

Frontispiece ]

THE SHORES OF THE ADRIATIC

THE AUSTRIAN SIDE

THE K"USTENLANDE, ISTRIA, AND DALMATIA

By F. HAMILTON JACKSON, R.B.A.

VICE PRESIDENT OF THE INSTITUTE OF DECORATIVE DESIGNERS CANTOR LECTURER, ETC.

FULLY ILLUSTRATED WITH PLANS. DRAWINGS BY THE AUTHOR, AND PHOTOGRAPHS TAKEN SPECIALLY FOR THIS WORK

[Illustration]

LONDON JOHN MURRAY, ALBEMARLE STREET, W. 1908

PRINTED BY HAZELL, WATSON AND VINEY, LD., LONDON AND AYLESBURY....

Ehstnische Mrchen

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Ehstnische M"archen.

Aufgezeichnet

von

Friedrich Kreutzwald.

Aus dem Ehstnischen übersetzt

von

F. L"owe, ehem. Bibliothekar a. d. Petersb. Akad. d. Wissenschaften.

Nebst einem Vorwort von Anton Schiefner und Anmerkungen von Reinhold K"ohler und Anton Schiefner .

Halle, Verlag der Buchhandlung des Waisenhauses. 1869.

Vorwort.

Im dritten Bande der Kinder und Hausm"archen hat Wilhelm Grimm auf S. 353 der Ausgabe von 1856 auf die ihm bis zu der Zeit bekannt gewordenen ehstnischen M"archen hingewiesen, und auf S. 385 namentlich die zuerst von ...

Chinese Painters A Critical Study –by: Raphal Petrucci

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Transcriber's Note: 1. There is one instance each of Huang Yin Piau and Huang Yin Piao, and Yün Shou p'ing and Yün Chou p'ing so they have been left as printed. 2. In this text the breve has been rendered as [)u]

CHINESE PAINTERS

CHINESE PAINTERS A CRITICAL STUDY

BY RAPHAEL PETRUCCI

TRANSLATED BY FRANCES SEAVER

WITH A BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE BY LAURENCE BINYON OF THE BRITISH MUSEUM

AND WITH TWENTY FIVE ILLUSTRATIONS IN DUOTONE

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