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Super-royal 32mo, neatly and substantially bound in

green cloth, gilt. SLATER’S SHILLING SERIES

OF

POPULAR AND CLASSICAL WORKS.

It is intended to embrace, in this monthly series, the most popular and classical works of Emersoą, Lamartine, Longfellow, George Sand, and other celebrated English and Foreign writers.

ALREADY PUBLISHED.

I. EMERSON'S TWELVE ESSAYS,

On History, Self-Reliance, Compensation, Spiritual Laws, Love, Friendship, Prudence, Heroism, the Over Soul, Circles, Intellect, and Art.

II.

VAT HEK; An Arabian Tale, by W. BECKFORD, Esq., with a

Memoir of the Author, by W. North. “ Vathek is, indeed, a remarkable performance"

Quarterly Review. “ For correctness of costume, beauty of description, and power of imagination, Vathek far surpasses all European imi. tations. As an Eastern tale, even Rasselas must bow before it; his Happy Valley will not bear comparison with the Hall of Eblis." -Lord Byron.

III.

H Y PE R I 0 N , A Romance, by Henry W. LONGFELLOW, Author of the “ Voices of the Night,'

"" Evangeline,” &c., &c. “Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present. It is thine. Go forth into the shadowy future, without fear and with a manly heart."

TALES OF EVERY-DAY LIFE,

BY

FREDERIKA BREMER.

UNIFORM WITH SLATER'S SHILLING SERIES.

To be published in Monthly Volumes, price One Shilling each, handsomely bound in green cloth, gilt, a new, complete, and uniform edition of MISS BREMER'S NOVELS,

TRANSLATED FROM THE SWEDISH.

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“ No fictions, since those of Scott, have captivated all classes

like those of Frederika Bremer."

Volume will be published on the 15th of each month,

until the whole are completed.

LONDON: GEORGE SLATER, 252, STRAND; J. MENZIES, EDINBURGH; J. Mc GLASHAN, DUBLIN

A

TALE OF ACADIE.

BY

HENRY W. LONGFELLOW.

AUTHOR OF THE " VOICES OF THE NIGHT"

LONDON :

GEORGE SLATER, 252, STRAND.

1849

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