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Selected for their moral tendency; and re-written in familiar words, not one of which
exceeds two syllables. Designed as Reading Lessons, to amuse and instruct. Neatly done up in cloth, lettered, and illustrated with wood-cuts, price 2s. “A remarkable pretty collection of Fables, illustrated with wood-cuts which would not discredit a work of more pretension.”—Athenæum.
CABINET (POCKET) EDITION OF
THE HOLY BIBLE;
AUTHORIZED VERSION-BEAUTIFULLY PRINTED,
WITH TWENTY-FOUR HIGHLY-FINISHED STEEL ENGRAVINGS. Price 10% in embossed binding. May be had bound in various ways,
and of several sizes. Very handsomely got up in every respect, form, typography, binding, and illustrations; and, consequently, well merits the public encouragement.”—Literary Gazette.
“ This beautiful volume will be an admirable Christmas or birthday present, and we recommend those who desire to gladden the eyes and hearts of their young friends to look at it.”—Athenæum.
“ We cordially recommend this elegant and cheap publication to those who value the sacred writings, and are wishful to give to the language of divine truth the forcible illustration of pictorial embellishments.”—York Courant.
UNIFORM WITH THE BIBLE, Price layTHE BOOK OF COMMON PRAYER;
Illustrated by Ten Engravings, executed in the best manner, on Steel.
JOHN VAN VOORST, 3, PATERNOSTER-ROW.