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INDIA AND THE EAST-continued.
WESTERN INDIA BEFORE AND DURING THE MUTINIES.

Pictures drawn from Life. By Major-Gen. Sir George Le Grand
Jacob, K.C.S.I., C.B. In i vol. Crown 8vo. 75. 6d.

“The most important contribution to “Few men more competent than him-
the history of Western India during the self to speak authoritatively concerning
Mutinies which has yet, in a popular Indian affairs."-Standard.
form been made public." -Athenæum.

EDUCATIONAL COURSE OF SECULAR SCHOOL BOOKS

FOR INDIA. Edited by J. S. Laurie, of the Inner Temple, Barrister-
at-Law; formerly H.M. Inspector of Schools, England; Assistant Royal
Commissioner, Ireland; Special Commissioner, African Settlements;
Director of Public Instruction, Ceylon.

EXTRACT FROM PROSPECTUS. The Editor has undertaken to frame for 1 awaits official and public approval to comIndia,—what he has been eminently suc plete, within a comparatively brief period, cessful in doing for England and her his contemplated plan of a specific and colonies,-a series of educational works, fairly comprehensive series of works in the which he hopes will prove as suitable for various leading vernaculars of the Indian the peculiar wants of the country as they continent. Meanwhile, those on his general will be consistent with the leading idea catalogue may be found suitable, in their above alluded to. Like all beginnings, his present form, for use in the Anglo-verpresent instalments are necessarily some nacular and English schools of India. what meagre and elementary ; but he only

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ELEMENTARY GEOGRAPHY OF | FACTS AND FEATURES OF INDIAN
INDIA.

HISTORY, in a series of alternating
Reading Lessons and Memory Exercises.

EXCHANGE TABLES OF STERLING AND INDIAN RUPEE

CURRENCY, UPON A NEW AND EXTENDED SYSTEM, embracing Values from One Farthing to One Hundred Thousand Pounds, and at rates progressing, in Sixteenths of a Penny, from is. 9d. to 25. 3d. per Rupee. By. Donald Fraser, Accountant to the British Indian Steam Navigation Co., Limited. Royal 8vo. 1os. 6d.

“The calculations must have entailed have dealings with any country where the great labour on the author, but the work rupee and the English pound are standard is one which we fancy must become a coins of currency."--Inverness Courier, standard one in all business houses which

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Works Published by Henry S. King & Co.,

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BOOKS FOR THE YOUNG AND FOR LENDING

LIBRARIES.

LAYS OF MANY LANDS. By a Knight Errant. Illustrated. Crown 8vo.
Pharaoh Land.

Wonder Land.
Home Land,

Rhine Land.
SEEKING HIS FORTUNE, AND OTHER STORIES. Crown 8vo.

Four Illustrations. Price 35. 6d.

CONTENTS.-Seeking his Fortune.—Oluf and Stephanoff.—What's in a Name ?Contrast.-Onesta.

A series of instructive and interesting stories for children of both sexes, each one.

enforcing, indirectly, a good moral lesson. DADDY'S PET. By Mrs. Ellen Ross (Nelsie Brook). Square crown

8vo, uniform with “ Lost Gip." 6 Illustrations.

A pathetic story of lowly life, showing the good influence of home and of child-life upon an uncultivated but true-hearted "navvy."

THREE WORKS BY MARTHA FARQUHARSON. Each Story is independent and complete in itself. They are published in uniform

size and price, and are elegantly bound and illustrated. 1. ELSIE DINSMORE. Crown 8vo. 35. 6d. II. ELSIE'S GIRLHOOD. Crown 8vo. 35. 6d. III. ELSIE'S HOLIDAYS AT ROSELANDS. Crown 8vo. 35. 6d.

The Stories by this author have a very high reputation in America, and of all her books these are the most popular and widely circulated. These are the only English editions

the author, who has a direct interest in this English Edition. LOST GIP. By Hesba Stretton, Author of “Little Meg," " Alone in

London." Square crown 8vo. Six Illustrations. Price is. 6d. ** A HANDSOMELY BOUND EDITION, WITH TWELVE ILLUSTRA

TIONS, PRICE HALF-A-CROWN.
"Thoroughly enlists the sympathies of formist.
the reader."-Church Review.

"An exquisitely touching little story.” “Full of tender touches." -Noncon- | -Church Herald. THE KING'S SERVANTS. By Hesba Stretton, Author of “Lost

Gip." Square crown 8vo, uniform with “Lost Gip.” 8 Illustrations.
Price Is. 6d.

Part I.-Faithful in Little. Part 11.-Unfaithful. Part III.-Faithful in Much. AT SCHOOL WITH AN OLD DRAGOON. By Stephen J.

Mac Kenna. Crown 8vo. 55. With Six Illustrations.
At Ghuznee Villa."
In a Golden Fort.

| A Baptism of Frost.
Introductory.
A Little Game.

Who Shot the Kafirs.
Henry and Amy.
True to his Salt.

John , Chinaman and the
A Story of Canterbury. Mother Moran's Enemies. I Middies.
A Disastrous Trumpet Call. Sooka the Sycee; or, Sea
A Baptisin of Fire.

Horses in Reality.
A Series of Stories of Military and Naval Adventure, related by an old Retired Officer
of the Army.

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BOOKS FOR THE YOUNG, ETC.continued.
FANTASTIC STORIES. Translated from the German of Richard

Leander, by Paulina B. Granville. Crown 8vo. Eight full-page
Illustrations.
The Magic Organ.
| The Wishing Ring.

| The Dreaming Beech.
The Invisible Kingdom. The Three Princesses with The Little Hump-Backed
The Knight who Grew | Hearts of Glass.

Maiden.
Rusty.
The Old Bachelor.

Heavenly Music.
Of the Queen who could not | Sepp's Courtship.

The Old Hair Trunk,
make Gingerbread Nuts, Heino in the Marsh.
and of the King who could Unlucky Dog and Fortune's
not play the Jew's Harp. | Favourite.

These are translations of some of the best of Richard Leander's well-known stories for

children. The illustrations to this work are of singular beauty and finish. THE AFRICAN CRUISER. A Midshipman's Adventures on the West

Coast. A Book for Boys. By S. Whitchurch Sadler, R.N. Three
Illustrations. Crown 8vo. 35. 6d.

A book of real adventures among slavers on the West Coast of Africa. One chief

recommendation is the faithfulness of the local colouring. THE LITTLE WONDER-HORN. By Jean Ingelow. A Second

Series of “Stories told to a Child.Fifteen Illustrations. Cloth, gilt. 35. 6d.

“Full of fresh and vigorous fancy: it is “ We like all the contents of the 'Little worthy of the author of some of the best of Wonder-Horn' very much."-Athenaum. our modern verse."-Standard.

We recommend it with confidence.”Pall Mall Gazette.

Second Edition.
BRAVE MEN'S FOOTSTEPS. A Book of Example and Anecdote for

Young People. By the Editor of “ Men who have Risen.” With
Four Illustrations. By C. Doyle. 35. 6d..

“ The little volume is precisely of the “A readable and instructive volume.”-
stamp to win the favour of those who, in Examiner.
choosing a gift for a boy, would consult his “No more welcome book for the school-
moral development as well as his temporary boy could be imagined."- Birmingham
pleasure.”Daily Telegraph.

| Daily Gazette.

Third Edition. STORIES IN PRECIOUS STONES. By Helen Zimmern. With

Six Illustrations. Crown 8vo. 55.

“A pretty little book which fancifull “A series of pretty tales which are half young persons will appreciate, and which fantastic, half natural, and pleasantly will remind its readers of many a legend, and quaint, as befits stories intended for the many an imaginary virtue attached to the | young."-Daily Telegraph. gems they are so fond of wearing."-Post.

Second Edition.
GUTTA-PERCHA WILLIE, THE WORKING GENIUS, By

George Macdonald. With Illustrations by Arthur Hughes. Crown
Svo. 35. 6d.

“An amusing and instructive book."-1 “The cleverest child we know assures us Yorkshire Post.

she has read this story through five times. One of those charming books for which Mr. Macdonald will, we are convinced. the author is so well known."-Edinburgh accept that verdict upon his little work as Daily Review.

| final."-Spectator.

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BOOKS FOR THE YOUNG, ETC.continued.

THE TRAVELLING MENAGERIE. By Charles Camden, Author

of “Hoity Toity.” Illustrated by J. Mahoney. Crown 8vo. 35. 6d.

"A capital little book .... deserves al “A very attractive story.” Public wide circulation among our boys and girls.” Opinion, -Hour.

PLUCKY FELLOWS. A Book for Boys. By Stephen J. Mac Kenna.

With Six Illustrations. Crown 8vo. Price 35. 6d.

“This is one of the very best 'Books for i throughout in a manly straightforward Boys' which have been issued this year.” manner that is sure to win the hearts of the Morning Advertiser.

children for whom it is intended.”-London “A thorough book for boys . . . written ! Society.

THE GREAT DUTCH ADMIRALS. By Jacob de Liefde. Crown

8vo. Illustrated. Price 5s.
A really good book."-Standard.

“Thoroughly interesting and inspirit-
“May be recommended as a wholesome ing."--Public Opinion
present for boys. They will find in it nu *A really excellent book."-Spectator.
merous tales of adventure."-Athenæum.

New Edition. THE DESERT PASTOR, JEAN JAROUSSEAU. Translated from

the French of Eugene Pelletan. By Colonel E. P. De L’Hoste. In fcap. 8vo, with an Engraved Frontispiece. Price 3s. 6d.

“There is a poetical simplicity and pic- l “This charming specimen of Eugène turesqueness; the noblest heroism; unpre Pelletan's tender grace, humour, and hightentious religion; pure love, and the toned morality.”-Notes and Queries. spectacle of a household brought up in the

'A touching record of the struggles in fear of the Lord....."-Illustrated the cause of religious liberty of a real London News.

man.”—Graphic.

THE DESERTED SHIP. A Real Story of the Atlantic. By Cupples

Howe, Master Mariner. ' Illustrated by Townley Green. Crown 8vo. 35. 6d.

“Curious adventures with bears, seals, | material with which the story deals, and and other Arctic animals, and with scarcely will much interest boys who have a spice more human Esquimaux, form the mass of 1 of romance in their composition."-Courant,

HOITY TOITY, THE GOOD LITTLE FELLOW. By Charles

Camden. Illustrated. Crown 8vo. 35. 6d.

“Young folks may gather a good deal of | a charming little fellow who meddles always wisdom from the story, which is written with a kindly disposition with other people's in an amusing and attractive style.”- | affairs and helps them to do right. There Courant.

are many shrewd lessons to be picked up in “Relates very pleasantly the history of this clever little story.”Public Opinion.

65, Cornhill ; & 12, Paternoster Row, London.

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Works Published by Henry S. King & Co.,

POETRY.

LYRICS OF LOVE FROM SHAKESPEARE TO TENNYSON.

Selected and arranged by W. Davenport Adams. Fcap. 8vo, price 35. 6d.

“He has the prettiest love-songs for maids."-Shakespeare..

DEDICATED BY PERMISSION TO THE POET LAUREATE. WILLIAM CULLEN BRYANT'S POEMS. Red-line Edition. Handsomely bound. With Illustrations and Portrait of the Author. Price 75. 6d.

A Cheaper Edition is also published. Price 3s. 6d.

These are the only complete English Editions sanctioned by the Author. ENGLISH SONNETS. Collected and Arranged by John Dennis.

Small crown 8vo. Elegantly bound, price 35. 6d. HOME-SONGS FOR QUIET HOURS. By the Rev. Canon R. H. Baynes, Editor of "' English Lyrics” and “Lyra Anglicana."

Handsomely printed and bound, price 35. 6d. THE DISCIPLES. A New Poem. By Harriet Eleanor Hamilton

King Crown 8vo. 75. 6d.

The present work was commenced at / teacher. The author enjoyed the privilege the express instance of the great Italian of Mazzini's friendship, and the first part patriot, Mazzini, and commemorates some of this work was on its way to him when of his associates and fellow-workers--men | tidings reached this country that he had

who looked up to him as their master and passed away.
SONGS FOR MUSIC. By Four Friends. Square crown 8vo.

CONTAINING SONGS BY
Reginald A. Gatty, Stephen H. Gatty.

Greville J. Chester. J. H. E.
THE POETICAL AND PROSE WORKS OF ROBERT BU.

CHANAN. A Collected Edition, in 5 Vols.

Vol. I. Contains.—“ Ballads and Ro- | “Allegories and Sonnets." mances ;” “Ballads and Poems of Life." Vol. III._“Cruiskeen Sonnets;" “Book Vol. II.“ Ballads and Poems of Life ;" | of Orm ;” “ Political Mystics.”

The Contents of the remaining Volumes will be duly announced.

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THOUGHTS IN VERSE. Small crown 8vo. 1 NARCISSUS AND OTHER POEMS.

By E. Carpenter. Small crown 8vo. This is a Collection of Verses expressive

Price 5s. of religious feeling, written from a Theistic

TALE OF THE SEA, SONNETS, stand-point.

AND OTHER POEMS. By James COSMOS. A Poem. Small crown 8vo.

Howell, Crown 8vo, cloth, 55. SUBJECT.-Nature in the Past and in the IMITATIONS FROM THE GERMAN Present.-Man in the Past and in the Pre

OF SPITTA AND TERSTEGEN. sent.-The Future.

By Lady Durand Crown 8vo. 45.

“An acceptable addition to the religious VIGNETTES IN RHYME. Collected poetry of the day."--Courant. Verses. By Austin Dobson. Crown 8vo.

METRICAL TRANSLATIONS FROM Price 55.

THE GREEK AND LATIN POETS, A Collection of Vers de Société, for the AND OTHER POEMS. By R. B. most part contributed to various magazines. Boswell, M.A. Oxon. Crown 8vo.

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