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Сторінка 210 - ... a custom loathsome to the eye, hateful to the nose, harmful to the brain, dangerous to the lungs, and in the black stinking fume thereof, nearest resembling the horrible Stygian smoke of the pit that is bottomless.
Сторінка 25 - Elements of Christian Theology ; containing Proofs of the Authenticity and Inspiration of the Holy Scriptures; a Summary of the History of the Jews; an Account of the Jewish Sects ; and a brief Statement of the Contents of the several Books of the Old Testament.
Сторінка 11 - HOOKER'S JOURNAL OF BOTANY, containing Figures and Descriptions of such Plants as recommend themselves by their novelty, rarity, or history, or by the uses to which they are applied in the Arts, in Medicine, and In Domestic Economy; together with occasional Botanical Notices and Information, and occasional Portraits and Memoirs of eminent Botanists.
Сторінка 4 - Proverbs, etc. As a large and almost infinite storehouse of humour it stands alone. To the young artist it would he found a most valuable collection of studies; and to the family circle a constant source of unexceptionable amusement. HOGARTH'S WORKS ENGRAVED BY HIMSELF.
Сторінка 18 - MARTIN'S (MONTGOMERY) BRITISH COLONIAL LIBRARY; Forming a popular and authentic Description of all the Colonies of the British Empire, and embracing the History — Physical Geography — Geology — Climate — Animal, Vegetable, and Mineral Kingdoms— Government— Finance— -Military Defence — Commerce— Shipping — Monetary System — Religion — Population, White and coloured — Education and the Press — Emigration — Social State, &c., of each Settlement.
Сторінка 17 - ... HISTORICAL RESEARCHES INTO THE POLITICS, INTERCOURSE, AND TRADES OF THE ANCIENT NATIONS OF AFRICA ; including the Carthaginians, Ethiopians, and Egyptians.
Сторінка 21 - ST. PIERRE'S WORKS, Including the "Studies of Nature." "Paul and Virginia," and the "Indian Cottage," with a Memoir of the Author, and Notes, by the REV. E.
Сторінка 25 - BIBLE: containing Proofs of the Authenticity and Inspiration of the Holy Scriptures; a Summary of the History of the Jews ; an Account of the Jewish Sects ; and a brief Statement of the Contents of the several Books of the Old and New Testaments.
Сторінка 4 - In this able volume are shown the ground colours in which the most celebrated painters •worked. It is very valuable to the connoisseur, as well as the student, in painting and water-colour drawing. HOWARD'S (HENRY, RA) LECTURES ON PAINTING. Delivered at the Royal Academy, with a Memoir, by his bon, FKAKK HOWAKD, large post 8vo, cloth, It.