Memoirs of the Baron de Rimini (Griscelli de Vezzani): Secret Agent of Napoleon III (1850-58), Cavour (1859-1861), Antonelli (1861-62), Francis II (1862-1864), the Emperor of Austria (1864-1867).

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Σελίδα 3 - Scotia; or, Portraits of Forest Trees Distinguished for their Antiquity, Magnitude, or Beauty, drawn from Nature, with 50 highly finished etchings, imp.
Σελίδα 16 - Indian empire is, how we came by it, and what has gone forward in it since it first became connected with England. The book will be found to state the broad facts of Anglo-Indian history in a clear and enlightening manner; and it cannot fail to give valuable information to those readers who have neither time nor inclination to study the larger works on the subject. Selkirk (J.
Σελίδα 6 - Christopher North ;' A Memoir of John Wilson, late Professor of Moral Philosophy in the University of Edinburgh. Compiled from Family Papers and other sources, by his daughter, MRS. GORDON. Third Thousand. 2 vols. crown 8vo, price 24s., with Portrait, and graphic Illustrations.
Σελίδα 2 - CARTER'S ANCIENT ARCHITECTURE OF ENGLAND. Including the Orders during the British, Roman, Saxon, and Norman Eras ; and also under the Reigns of Henry III.
Σελίδα 10 - ... quoted as if they belonged to the original work of Fordun. An edition discriminating between the original text of Fordun and the additions and alterations of his continuators, and at the same time tracing out the sources of Fordun's narrative, would obviously be of great importance to the right understanding of Scottish history. The complete set forms ten handsome volumes, demy 8vo, illustrated with facsimiles.
Σελίδα 19 - I2s), 2s 6d. Smith, Elder, & Co. " Mr Ford has succeeded better than might have been expected ; his rhymes are good, and his translation deserves praise for its accuracy and fidelity. We cannot refrain from acknowledging the many good qualities of Mr Ford's translation...
Σελίδα 2 - NOW REMAINING IN ENGLAND, from the Earliest Period to the Reign of Henry VIII.; consisting of Statues, Basso-relievos, Sculptures, &c., Brasses, Monumental Effigies Paintings on Glass and on Walls ; Missal Ornaments : Carvings on Cups, Croziers, Chests, Seals ; Ancient Furniture, &c. &c. With Historical and Critical Illustrations by DOUCE, MEYRICK, DAWSON TURNER, and JOHN BRITTON.
Σελίδα 8 - Younger (John, shoemaker, St Boswells, Author of " River Angling for Salmon and Trout" " Corn Law Rhymes" &Y.) — Autobiography, with portrait, crown 8vo (457 pages), cloth (pub 7s 6d), 2s. " ' The shoemaker of St Boswells,' as he was designated in all parts of Scotland, was an excellent prose writer, a respectable poet, a marvellously gifted man in conversation. His life will be read with great interest ; the simple heartstirring narrative of the life-struggle of a highly-gifted, humble, and honest...
Σελίδα 4 - Svo, cloth (pub 155), 35 6d. Edinburgh. Wilson's (Dr Daniel) Memorials of Edinburgh in the Olden Time, with numerous fine engravings and woodcuts, 2 vols, 4to, cloth (pub £2 2s), i6s 6d.
Σελίδα 12 - Essays in History and Art. By R. HOGARTH PATTERSON. 8vo, 12s. The New Golden Age, and Influence of the Precious Metals upon the World, 2 vols. 8vo, 31s. 6d. PAUL. History of the Royal Company of Archers, the Queen's Body-Guard for Scotland. By JAMES BALFOUR PAUL, Advocate of the Scottish Bar.

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