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ON VIOL AND FLUTE. A New Volume 1 CALDERON'S DRAMAS. of Poems, by Edmund W. Gosse. With

THE PURGATORY OF ST. PATRICK. a Frontispiece by W. B. Scott. Crown



Translated from the Spanish, By Denis IN ENGLISH VERSE. By Lieu

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These translations have never before

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Patrick" is a new version, with new and to Thomas Ingoldsby? We are almost

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SONGS FOR SAILORS. By Dr. W. C. fun about the stories, joined to marvellous

Bennett. Dedicated by Special Request

to power of rhyming, and plenty of swing,

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