W. Blackwood and sons, 1884 - 384 עמודים
Constance Frederica Gordon-Cumming (1837-1924) was an Englishwoman who sailed from Tahiti to San Francisco in April 1878 and remained in California for five months. Granite crags (1884) is a volume of her travel letters detailing visits to San Rafael, the redwood forsets, the San Joaquín and Sacramento Valleys, Yosemite, Oakland, and Tulare Lake. She evinces great interest in hydraulic mining operations and quartz mining near Sonora and the Stanislaus River and gives special attention to the region's botany and agriculture as well as recounting tales of the Gold Rush and San Francisco in the lawless 1850s.
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עמוד 9 - The George Eliot Birthday Book. Printed on fine paper, with red border, and handsomely bound in cloth, gilt. Fcap. 8vo, cloth, 3s. 6d. And in French morocco or Russia, 5s. ESSAYS ON SOCIAL SUBJECTS. Originally published in the
עמוד 214 - The mountains saw thee, and they trembled : The overflowing of the water passed by: The deep uttered his voice, And lifted up his hands on high.
עמוד 21 - SPROTT. The Worship and Offices of the Church of Scotland ; or, the Celebration of Public Worship, the Administration of the Sacraments, and other Divine Offices, according to the Order of the Church of Scotland.
עמוד 8 - Crown 8vo, 6s. 6d. The Elegies of Sextus Propertius. Translated into English Verse, with Life of the Poet, and Illustrative Notes. Crown 8vo, 7s. 6d. CRAWFORD. Saracinesca. By F. MARION CRAWFORD, Author of ' Mr Isaacs," Dr Claudius,' ' Zoroaster,
עמוד 4 - Series. HOMER: THE ILIAD, by the Editor.— HOMER : THE ODYSSEY, by the Editor. — HERODOTUS, by George C. Swayne, MA — XENOPHON, by Sir Alexander Grant, Bart., LL.D. — EURIPIDES, by WB Donne. — ARISTOPHANES, by the Editor.— PLATO, by Clifton W.
עמוד 24 - FERRIER. 12 vols. crown 8vo, £2, 8s. Christopher in his Sporting-Jacket. 2 vols., 8s. Isle of Palms, City of the Plague, and other Poems. 4s. . Lights and Shadows of Scottish Life, and other Tales. 4s. Essays, Critical and Imaginative. 4 vols., 16s. The Noctes Ambrosianse.
עמוד 6 - From Agricola's Invasion to the Extinction of the last Jacobite Insurrection. By JOHN HILL BURTON. DCL, Historiographer-Royal for Scotland. New and Enlarged Edition, 8 vols., and Index. Crown 8vo, £3, 3s. . History of the British Empire during the Reign of Queen Anne.
עמוד 20 - A Discourse on Ethics,' &c. A New Edition. Crown 8vo, IDS. 6d. Gravenhurst ; or, Thoughts on Good and Evil. Second Edition, with Memoir of the Author. Crown 8vo, 8s. A Discourse on Ethics of the School of Paley.