Catalogue of the Library of the Late Alexander Farnum of Providence, Rhode Island

G.A. Leavitt & Company, 1884
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Página 247 - It is one of those works which combine profound research with a lively and interesting mode of narrating. 904* SCOTT (Wm. B.). Half-Hour Lectures on the History and Practice of the Fine and Ornamental Arts. With 50 illustrations by LINTON. i6mo, cloth, uncut. NY, 1875 Third edition, revised by the author. 905
Página 163 - (JM). THE SAXONS IN ENGLAND: a History of the English Commonwealth, till the Period of the Norman Conquest. 2 vols. 8vo, polished calf extra, by F. BEDFORD. London, 1849 John Mitchell Kemble, a nephew of John Philip Kemble the great English actor and the only brother of Frances Ann
Página 129 - mind is equally distinguished by the amplitude of its grasp, and by the delicacy of its tact."—MACAULAY. 447 HALLIWELL (JO). DICTIONARY OF ARCHAIC and PROVINCIAL WORDS, Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs, and Ancient Customs, from the XlVth Century. 2 vols.
Página 105 - 340 EWALD (Heinrich). HISTORY OF ISRAEL to the Death of MOSES, translated from the German ; edited with a Preface and an Appendix by RUSSELL MARTINEAU, MA 5 vols. 8vo, cloth, uncut . London, Longmans, 1869-74 ALCONER (WILLIAM). SHIPWRECK: a Poem; with a Life of the Author by JS CLARKE. Illustrated with a series of engravings on steel, by
Página 254 - SISMONDI (JCLS De). Historical View of the Literature of the South of Europe, translated with Notes and Life of Author, by THOMAS ROSCOE. Portraits. 2 vols. post 8vo, calf gilt. London, 1846 " A work that will yet always be read for the beauty of its style, and the richness and wisdom of its recollections."—TICKNOR.
Página 163 - to the -work. 578 KEATS (John). Poetical Works of JOHN KEATS, with a Memoir by RICHARD MONCKTON MILNES [LORD HOUGHTON]. Illustrated by 120 designs, original and from the antique, drawn on wood by GEORGE SCHARF, Jun., FSA, FRSL, and steel portrait on INDIA PAPER.
Página 283 - Contains also a selection of the principal later popular traditions and superstitions of the countries above mentioned. 1058 TICKNOR (George). History of Spanish Literature. [With Criticisms on particular works and Biographical Notices of prominent Writers.] 3 vols. royal 8vo, half calf extra (lacks title to Vol.
Página 203 - cloth, uncut. Glasgow, 1881 748 NICOLAS (Sir Nicholas Harris). History of the Orders of Knighthood of the British Empire ; with an Account of the Medals, Crosses, and Clasps, which have been conferred for Naval and Military Services; together with a History of the Order of the GUELPHS of Hanover. 4 vols. imperial
Página 185 - lyth and 18th Centuries ; with a Description of the Manufacture, a Glossary, and a List of Monograms. With colored plates, and 240 woodcuts. 410, half morocco, cloth sides. London, Murray, 1850 LARGE PAPER, and only 25 copies issued, with all the illustrations on INDIA PAPER. Published at
Página 65 - (Thomas). Crudities ; reprinted from the Edition of 1611. To which are now added His Letters from India, &c. ; and Extracts Relating to Him, from Various Authors: being A more particular Account of his Travels (mostly only Foot) in Different Parts of the Globe, than any hitherto published. Together with his Orations, Character, Death, etc. Illustrated with

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