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MOTLEY'S UNITED NETHERLANDS. History of
the United Netherlands: from the Death of William the Silent to the Synod of Dort. With a full View of the English-Dutch Struggle against Spain, and of the Origin and Destruction of the Spanish Armada. By JOHN LOTHROP MOTLEY, LL.D., D.C.L., Author of “The Rise of the Dutch Republic.” 2 vols. 8vo, Cloth, $4 00; Sheep, $4 50; Half Calf, $6 00.
URTON'S CITY OF THE SAINTS. The City of
the Saints; and across the Rocky Mountains to California. By Captain RICHARD F. Burton, Fellow and Gold Medalist of the Royal Geographical Societies of France and England; H. M. Consul in Africa; Author of “The Lake Regions of Central Africa.” With Maps and numerous Illustrations. 8vo, Cloth, $300; Sheep, $3 25; Half Calf, $4 00.
EWES'S STUDIES IN ANIMAL LIFE. Studies in
Animal Life. By George H. LEWEs. Illustrations.
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HISTORY OF FRIEDRICH II. OF PRUSSIA, CALL
ED FREDERICK THE GREAT. BY THOMAS
Newly Revised. With Portrait of Author. 2 vols. izmo, Cloth, $2 00 ; Sheep,
$2 50;"Half Calf, $3 70. OLIVER CROMWELL'S LETTERS AND SPEECH
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PAST AND PRESENT, CHARTISM, AND SAR
TOR RESARTUS. By THOMAS CARLYLE. New Edition. One vol. 12mo, Cloth, $1 00; Sheep, $1 25; Half Calf, $1 85.
Mr. Carlyle is about the only living writer whose opinions are of value, even when it is impossible to agree with them. No one is more fond than he of paradox, but few men's paradoxes hint at so important truths. No one with a more autocratic dogmatism sets up strong men as heroes, or condemns the hapless possessors of pot-bellies to infamy; but then his judgments, even where they can not be confirmed, always enforce some weighty principle which we were in danger of forgetting. And if it sometimes happens that neither the hero nor the principles commend themselves, still the thoroughness of the execution and the fire with which all his · writings are instinct, never fail to make a great work. London Re
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