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Page 14 - BIBLIOTHECA CANTIANA.— A Bibliographical Account of what has been published on the History, Topography, Antiquities, Customs, and Family Genealogy of the County of Kent, with Biographical Notes. By John Russell Smith. In a handsome 8vo volume (pp. 370), with two plates of facsimiles of Autographs of 33 eminent Kentish Writers.
Page 9 - AN INAUGURAL LECTURE on the Utility of ANGLO-SAXON LITERATURE, to which is added, the Geography of Europe by King Alfred...
Page 4 - The first time, too, I could scrape a few shillings together, which were not common occurrences with me, I bought unto myself a copy of these beloved volumes, nor do I believe I ever read a book half so frequently, or with half the enthusiasm.
Page 5 - These tales are supposed to have been composed in the early part of the sixteenth century, by Dr. Andrew Borde, the well-known progenitor of Merry Andrews. " In the time of Henry the Eighth, and after," says Ant.-a-Wood, "it was accounted a book full of wit and mirth by scholars and gentlemen...
Page 7 - LEWIS' (SiR GC) Essay on the Government of Dependencies. Svo. 12s. Glossary of Provincial Words used in Herefordshire and some of the adjoining Counties.
Page 13 - Historic Sites and other Remarkable and Interesting Places in the County of Suffolk, by JOHN WODDERSPOON, with Prefatory Verses by BERNARD BARTON, Esq., and a Poetical Epilogue by a
Page 13 - Crown 4to, printed on tinted paper, with a spirited frontispiece, representing Walton and his adopted Son, Cotton, in the Fishing-house,- and vignette title page.
Page 9 - ECCLESIASTICAL DOCUMENTS, viz. 1. A Brief History of the Bishoprick of Somerset to the year 1174. — 2. Curious Collection of Charters from the Library of Dr. Cox Marco, now first published by Rev.