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Choice Readings from the Best New Books, and Critical Reviews.

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THE EASTERN QUESTION. By James M. Bro- 549 & 551 BROADWAY, New York, THE SPICY NEW NOVEL.

BEE. Two maps. Cloth, 50 cents; paper, 25 cents. Contains

just the information everybody wants in regard to the an-

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By GAIL HAMILTON.

tecedents and causes of the Riisso-Turkish war.

THE NORTHERN AND ASIATIC DE- 12mo. Cloth. Black, Red, and Gilt.......$1.50

A BRIEF HISTORY OF RUSSIA, from the FENCES OF TURKEY; with a Description of

small beginnings of the Nation to the vast proportions of the Military Forces and Armament of the Belligerents. “ It is so out of the common line of novel-writing.-50 free

the Empire. By FRANCES A. Shaw. Two fine Maps. With Two Colored Maps. Price, 50 cents.

and easy, not to say rattling,' in style, that one reads it with

Cloth, 50 cents; paper, 25 cents. Describing the Russian

a sense of school being out, and so enjoys it even more than

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wit and a certain high-spirited good-humor that must win

A BRIEF HISTORY OF TURKEY. From

the German of Dr. JOHANNES BLOChwitz, by Mrs. M. NEW LANDS WITHIN THE ARCTIC approbation.”– New York Tribune.

WESSELHEFT. 2 fine Maps. Cloth, 50 cents; paper, 25

CIRCLE: Narrative of the Discoveries of the Austrian

cents. Giving just the facts people desire concerning the Ship legetthoff, in 1872 74. By Julius PAYER, one of the
origin, growth, and decline of the Ottoman Einpire, the Commanders of the Expedition. 1 vol., 8vo, cloth, Illus-
charncter and aims of the several Sultans, and showing
trated. Price, $3.50.

AN ELEGANT RELIGIOUS BROCHURE.
how Turkey became " the sick man."

TWO WOMEN. A Poem. By CONSTANCE FENIMORE

IT The above three books answer many of the questions

WooLson. 1 vol., 12mo. Cloth, $1.00.

By GAIL HAMILTON.

that arise every day in regard to the war, and will be found

Square 16mo. Bevelled..

$1.00

both convenient and reliable.

GATHERINGS FROM AN ARTIST'S

PORTFOFIO. By JAMES FREEMAX. 16.no. Cloth,

$1.25.

THE BURNING OF THE CONVENT. A Nar: PETITES CAUSERIES: or, ELEMENTARY

AT REDUCED PRICE.

rative of the Destruction, by a Mob, of the Ursuline School ENGLISH AND FRENCH CONVERSATIONS. For

on Mount Benedict, Charlestown, an remembered by One Young Students and Home Teaching. By ACHILLE MOT- GAIL HAMILTON'S ESSAYS.

of the Pupils. 18mo. Red edges. $1.00.

TEAU. With numerous Illustrations. 1 vol., 12mo. $1.25. Country Living and Country Thinking.

DEEPHAVEN. By Saran O. JEWETT. $1.25. A

SIX LECTURES ON LIGHT, delivered in Amer-

Summer Rest.

delightful summer book-story, description, character-

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Wool Gathering.

sketching--all charmingly done.

12mo. Cloth, $1.50.

Gala Days.

OUT OF THE QUESTION. By W. D. HOWELLS: SHAKESPEARE FROM AN AMERICAN

A New Atmosphere.

Woman's Wrongs.

$1.25. A comedy, satirizing pungently and humorously
American aristocracy, written with Mr. Howells's charac
POINT OF VIEW ; including an Inquiry as to his

Stumbling-Blorks.
teristic literary charm.
Religions Faith and his Knowledge of Law, with the Ba-

Skirmishrs and sketohes.
conian Theory considered. By GEORGE Wilkes. 1 vol.,

Sermons to the Clergy.

THE AMERICAN. By Henry JAMES, JR. 12mo.

8vo. Cloth, $3.50.

$2.00. One of the best stories ever written by an American TWO LILIES. A Novel. By Julia Kavanagh, an-

Each vol. sold separately at....

.$1.50

author; superb in description, deeply interesting as a story.

thor of Nathalie," etc. 1 vol., 12mo. Paper covers, 50 Or the whole works, including “First Love

cents; cloth, $1.25.

is Best," in a neat box, 10 vols...... 15.00

*** For sale by booksellers, Sent, postpaid, on receipt of

NOMISMA; or, LEGAL TENDER." By HENRI

IT For sale by all Booksellers and Newsmen. Sent,

price, by the Publishers,

CERNI SCHI. 1 vol., 12mo. Cloth, $1.25.

post-paid, on receipt of the price.

Published by ESTES & LAURIAT, Boston.

I. . Cloth, $2.50.

THE POPULAR SCIENCE MONTHLY.

JUST PUBLISHED.

JUST ISSUED.-No. 1.

Vol. X. From October to May, 1877. Price in cloth, $3.50.

BLACK SPIRITS AND WHITE. A Novel.

By FRANCES ELEANOR TROLLOPE, 1 vol., 8vo. Illus-

RECOLLECTIONS OF

trated. Price, 75 cents.

THE ENGLISH CONSTITUTION, AND OTH-

MAY, 1877.

ER POLITICAL ESSAYS. By WALTER BAGEHOT. Lat-

est revised edition. 1 vol., 12mo, $2.00.

CONTENTS:

THE VARIOUS CONTRIVANCES BY With Passages from His Note Books,

THE TWO TRADITIONS, ECCLESIASTIC AND SCIEN-

WHICH ORCHIDS ARE FERTILIZED

BY INSECTS. By CHARLES DARWIN, M.A. Second

TIFIC.

WILLIAM J. POTTER.

(1771-1862.)

edition, revised. With Illustrations. Price, $1.75.
TO BENEDICT SPINOZA.

B. W. BALL.
PRACTICAL SOCIALISM IN GERMANY. C. W. Ernst.
LESSONS IN ELECTRICITY, at the Royal In-

Edited by H. E. SCUDDER.
stitution, 1875-76. By JOHN TYNDALL, F.R. S. 1 vol.,
THEODORE PARKER AS RELIGIOUS REFORMER. 12no. Cloth, $1.00.

12mo. Cloth Extra, Roxburgh Style, Gilt Top, Uncut Edges,

D, A. W ASSOX.

$2.00.

ELECTRICITY AND THE ELECTRIC
THE DISCOVERER.

EDMUND C. STEDMAN. TELEGRAPH. By GEORGE B. PRESCOTT. With Samuel Breck has been justly called the "American
SYSTEM OF ECONOMICAL CONTRADICTIONS. Intro- Illustrations. I vol., 8vo. Cloth, $5.00.

Pepys." There are nowhere else such pleasant pictures of
duction. Editor's Translation.

P.J. PROT DHON.

THE EFFECTS OF CROSS AND SELF American society in the post-revolutionary period as are given

THE INFLUENCE OF PHYSICAL CONDITIONS IN THE FERTILIZATION IN THE VEGETABLE in this book. The descriptions of Washington and his mode

GENESIS OF SPECIES.

JOEL A. ALLEX.

KINGDOM. By Chas. DARWIN, M. A. 1 vol.,

12mo.

OUR FINANCIERS:

of life while President; of distinguished Americans, such as

THEIR IGNORANCE, USURPA-

Cloth. 482 pages. $2.00.

Robert Morris, Bishop White, the Binghams, Hamilton,

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LYBANDER SPOONER. MAJOLICA AND FAYENCE: Italian, Sicilian, Quincy Adams, John Randolph and others; and those of the
CURRENT LITERATÚRE.

Majorcan, Hispano-Moresque, and Persian, By ARTHUR Duke of Orleans, Joseph Bonaparte, De Noailles, Francis

Tennyson's "Harold.”- Larned's “ Talks about Labor."

BECKWITH. 1 vol., 12mo. Cloth, $1.50.

Jeffrey, Mirabeau, Talleyrand and other foreigners, whom he

Ellis's "Memoir of Sir Benjamin Thompson."- Lowell's FRAGMENTS OF SCIENCE. A Series of Demet here or abroad, are charming.
“Three Memorial Poems.”—Thompson's "The Papacy and tached Essays, Addresses, and Reviews. By JOHN TEN-
the Civil Power.”—Gross's “ The Teachings of Providence."

DALL, F.R.S. Fifth edition. 12mo, $2.50.

Habberton's "The Jericho Road."

APPLETON'S HAND-BOOK of ANCIENT

Now Ready:

CHIPS FROM MY STUDIO.

SIDNEY H. MORSE.

GEOGRAPHY. 28 Maps. 4to. Price, $3.00.

THE SECOND EDITION OF

THE CORRECT CARD; or, HOW TO PLAY

ISSUED QUARTERLY.

whist. By Captain CAMPBELL WALKER. 18mo, $1.00.

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MARTINEAU'S HISTORY OF ENGLAND.

THE SHADOW OF THE SWORD. A Ro-

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ers, 75 cents,

Sold by booksellers and newsdealers. Sent, postpaid, on

receipt of price by the publisher,

A MAD WORLD AND ITS INHABI.

TANTS. By JULIUS CHAMBERS. I vol., 12mo. $1.25.

BENJ. R. TUCKER,

Either of the above sent free by mail to any address in the

New Bedford, Mass. United States, on receipt of the price.

PHILADELPHIA.

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