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Page 449 - Language." 8vo. cloth extra, 16s. Lectures on the English Language; forming the Introductory Series to the foregoing Work. By the same Author. 8vo. Cloth, 16s. This is the only author's edition. Man and Nature ; or, Physical Geography as Modified by Human Action. By George P. Marsh, Author of " Lectures on the English Language,
Page 134 - I repeat the declaration made a year ago, that "while I remain in my present position I shall not attempt to retract or modify the Emancipation Proclamation, nor shall I return to slavery any person who is free by the terms of that proclamation, or by any of the acts of Congress.
Page 155 - Catechism of the Steam Engine, with 67 Woodcuts. Fcp. 9s. BOURNE'S RECENT IMPROVEMENTS in the STEAM ENGINE in its various applications to Mines, Mills, Steam Navigation, Railways, and Agriculture, lining a Supplement to the Author's 'Catechism of the Steam Engine.
Page 172 - O that without a lingering groan I may the welcome word receive ; My body with my charge lay down, And cease at once to work and live...
Page 373 - I regard it as wholly inadmissible that any person should participate in the suffrage without being able to read, write, and, I will add, perform the common operations of arithmetic.
Page 299 - MEET FOR HEAVEN". A State of Grace upon Earth the only Preparation for a State of Glory in Heaven.
Page 135 - And it is suggested as not improper that in constructing a loyal State government in any State the name of the State, the boundary, the subdivisions, the constitution, and the general code of laws as before the rebellion be maintained...
Page 250 - The Federalist. A collection of essays, written in favor of the New Constitution as agreed upon by the Federal Convention, September 17, 1787.
Page 134 - States not included in the emancipation proclamation, Maryland and Missouri, neither of which three years ago would tolerate any restraint upon the extension of slavery into new territories, only dispute now as to the best mode of removing it within their own limits.