Somaliland: Being an Account of Two Expeditions Into the Far Interior, Together with a Complete List of Every Animal and Bird Known to Inhabit that Country, and a List of the Reptiles Collected by the Author
F.E. Robinson, 1900 - 345 стор.
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Сторінка 193 - Behold now, I am old, I know not the day of my death: Now therefore take, I pray thee, thy weapons, thy quiver and thy bow, and go out to the field, and take me some venison; And make me savoury meat, such as I love, and bring it to me, that I may eat; that my soul may bless thee before I die.
Сторінка 336 - A History of the College from its Foundation; (2) An Account and History of its Buildings; (3) Notices of the Connection of the College with any important Social or Religious Events ; (4) A List of the Chief Benefactions made to the College ; (5) Some Particulars of the Contents of the College Library ; (6) An Account of the College Plate, Windows, and other Accessories; (7) A Chapter upon the best known, and other notable but less well-known Members of the College.
Сторінка 336 - ... will be produced in crown octavo, in a good clear type, and will contain from 200 to 250 pages (except two or three volumes, which will be thicker). The illustrations will consist of full-page plates, containing reproductions of old views of the Colleges and modern views of the buildings, grounds, &c. The two Series will extend over a period of about two years, and no particular order will be observed in the publication of the volumes. The writers' names are given on the next page.
Сторінка 336 - Notices of the Connection of the College with any Important Social or Religious Events ; (4) A List of the Chief Benefactions made to the College; (5) Some Particulars of the Contents of the College Library ; (6) An Account of the College Plate, Windows, and other Accessories ; (7) A Chapter upon the best known, and other notable but less well-known Members of the College. Each volume...
Сторінка 336 - We are glad to welcome the first two volumes of what promises to be an excellent series of College Histories. . . . Well printed, handy and convenient in form, and bound in the dark or light blue of either University, these small volumes have everything external in their favour. As to their matter, all are to be entrusted to competent men, who, if they follow in the steps of the first two writers, will produce records full of interest to everybody who cares for our old Universities.
Сторінка 337 - Corpus Christi . Rev. T. FOWLER, DD Christ Church . . Rev. HL THOMPSON, MA "Trinity .... Rev. HED BLAKISTON, MA *St. John's . . . Rev. WH HUTTON, BD Jesus . '. . . . EG HARDY, MA Wadham. . . . J. WELLS, MA Pembroke . . . Rev. DOUGLAS MACLEANE, MA Worcester . . . Rev.
Сторінка 336 - Cambridge Two Series of Popular Histories of the Colleges To be completed in Twenty-one and Eighteen Volumes respectively EACH volume will be written by some one officially connected with the College of which it treats, or at least by some member of that College who is specially qualified for the task. It will contain...