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Page 19 - Christianity, from the Birth of Christ to the Abolition of Paganism in the Roman Empire.
Page 130 - A murder has just been committed at Salthill, and the suspected murderer was seen to take a first-class ticket for London by the train which left Slough at 7h.
Page 42 - ... descriptions are again to be seen in our most public thoroughfares concentrating upon the focus of Euston Square ; and thus, with a certain alleviation on Sundays, this strange feverish admixture of confusion and quietness, of society and solitude, continues intermittently from...
Page 7 - Rambles of a Naturalist on the Shores and Waters of the China Sea. Being Observations in Natural History during a Voyage to China, Formosa, Borneo, Singapore, &c., during 1866—67.
Page 7 - ENGEL'S (CARL) Music of the Most Ancient Nations; particularly of the Assyrians, Egyptians, and Hebrews ; with Special Reference to the Discoveries in Western Asia and in Egypt.
Page 26 - HISTORY OF FRANCE ; from the Earliest Times to the Establishment of the Second Empire, 1852.
Page 177 - Little Jack Horner Sat in a corner Eating a Christmas pie; He put in his thumb, And pulled out a plum, And said, "What a good boy am I!
Page 76 - ... interesting to see such a quantity of polished horns, bright eyes, streams of white breath, and healthy black wet noses projecting above the upper rail of their respective waggons, and fatal as is the object of their visit to John Bull's metropolis, it is some consolation to reflect that — poor things — they are, at all events, in ignorance of the fate that awaits them. In disembarking the cattle, in spite of every precaution, an...