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From the Llyfr Coch o Hergest, or Red Book of Hergest, and other ancient Welsh MSS. with an English Translation and Notes. By Lady Charlotte Guest.
Part 1.-Containing the Lady of the Fountain.
Part 2.-Containing Peredur Ab Evrawc; a Tale
Part 3.-Containing the Arthurian Rom ance of
Part 4. Containing Kilhwch and Olwen.
By Henry Taylor, Esq., author of "Philip Van Artevelde." 12mo. 68. 6d. boards.
Or, Many Things in Few Words By the Rev. C. C. Colton. New Edition, 8vo. 128. cloth. DESULTORY THOUGHTS AND REFLECTIONS.
By the Countess of Blessington. 2d Edition, foolscap 8vo. 48. cloth lettered.
THE PHILOSOPHY OF NECESSITY;
Or, the Law of Consequences as applicable to Mental, Moral, and Social Science. By Charles Bray. 2 vols. 8vo. 15s. cloth.
THE PHILOSOPHY OF MYSTERY.
By W. C. Dendy. 1 vol. 8vo. 12s. cloth.
FACTS IN MESMERISM,
With Reasons for a Dispassionate Inquiry into it. By the Rev. Chauncy Hare Townsend, A.M. late of Trinity Hall, Cambridge. Post 8vo. 12s. cloth.
With which is incorporated much of the Elementary Part of the "Institutiones Physiologica" of J. F. Blumenbach, Professor in the University of Gottingen. By John Elliotson, M.D. Cantab. F.R.S. Complete in 1 thick vol. 8vo. of upwards of 1200 pages, with numerous Woodcuts, 21. 28. cloth; or in Three separate Parts :
Part 1.-General Physiology, and the Organic | Part 3.-Human Generation; the Growth,
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A DICTIONARY OF THE ANGLO-SAXON LANGUAGE;
Containing the Accentuation, the Grammatical Inflexions, the Irregular Words referred to their Themes, the Parallel Terms from other Gothic Languages, the Meaning of the AngloSaxon in English and Latin, and copious English and Latin Indexes, serving as a Dictionary of English and Anglo-Saxon, as well as of Latin and Anglo-Saxon. With a Preface on the Origin and Connexion of the German Tongues, a Map of Languages, and the Essentials of Anglo-Saxon Grammar. By the Rev. J. Bosworth, LL.D. Dr. Phil. of Leyden, etc. Royal 8vo. 21. 28. boards.
A TREATISE ON THE VALUATION OF ANNUITIES AND ASSURANCES ON LIVES OR SURVIVORSHIPS; on the Construction of Tables of Mortality; and on the Probabilities and Expectations of Life. Wherein the Laws of Mortality that prevail in different parts of Europe are determined, and the Comparative Mortality of different Diseases and of the Two Sexes are shown; with a variety of Tables. By Joshua Milne, Actuary to the Sun Life Assurance Society. 2 vols. 8vo. 17. 10s. boards.
THE PRINCIPLES AND DOCTRINE OF ASSURANCES, ANNUITIES ON LIVES, and CONTINGENT REVERSIONS, Stated and Explained. By W. Morgan, F.R.S., Actuary to the Society for Equitable Assurances on Lives, etc. 8vo. 128. boards.
AN ESSAY ON PROBABILITIES,
And on their Application to Life Contingencies and Insurance Offices. By Aug. De Morgan, of Trinity College, Cambridge. 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Title, 6s. cloth lettered.
A MANUAL FOR MECHANICS' INSTITUTIONS.
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CATALOGUE OF NEW WORKS
I. Poetry and the Drama.
THOMAS MOORE'S POETICAL WORKS.
First and only complete Edition. Edited by Mr. Moore. With Autobiographical Prefaces. 10 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Portrait, and 19 other highly-finished Plates, 27. 10s. fancy cloth lettered; or 41. 10s. handsomely bound in morocco, with gilt edges.
ROBERT SOUTHEY'S POETICAL WORKS.
First and only complete Edition. Collected and edited by Mr. Southey. With Autobiographical Prefaces. 10 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Portrait, and 19 other highly-finished Plates, 27. 108. fancy cloth lettered; or 41. 10s. handsomely bound in morocco, with gilt edges.
The following may be had, bound separately, in cloth lettered:
New and complete Edition. With some additional Poems and Autobiographical Prefaces. Collected and edited by Mr. Montgomery. 4 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Portrait, and 7 other beautifully engraved Plates, 20s. cloth lettered; or bound in morocco, with gilt edges, 17. 168.
THE POETICAL WORKS OF LETITIA ELIZABETH LANDON (L.E.L.) New Edition, 4 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Illustrations by Howard, etc. 283. cloth lettered; or handsomely bound in morocco, with gilt edges, 21. 48.
1 vol. medium 8vo. beautifully illustrated with 13 Engravings, finished in the highest style of art, 21s. handsomely bound in cloth lettered and gilt; or 40s. with India Proof Plates.
MOORE'S LALLA ROOKH.
1 vol. foolscap 8vo. with 4 Engravings, from Paintings by Westall, 10s. 6d. cloth; or 148. handsomely bound in morocco, with gilt edges.
MOORE'S IRISH MELODIES.
Thirteenth Edition, with Engraved Title and Vignette, 10s. cloth lettered; or 13s. 6d. handsomely bound in morocco, with gilt edges.
JOANNA BAILLIE'S NEW DRAMAS.
3 vols. 8vo. 17. 16s. boards.
JOANNA BAILLIE'S PLAYS ON THE PASSIONS.
3 vols. 8vo. 17. 11s. 6d. boards.
SELECT WORKS OF THE BRITISH POETS:
From Chaucer to Withers. With Biographical Sketches, by R. Southey, LL.D. 1 vol. 8vo. 30s. cloth lettered; or 31s. 6d. with gilt edges.
SELECT WORKS OF THE BRITISH POETS:
From Ben Johnson to Beattie. With Biographical and Critical Prefaces by Dr. Aikin. 1 vol. 8vo. 188. cloth lettered; or 20s. with gilt edges.
**The peculiar feature of these two works is, that the Poems included are printed entire, without mutilation or abridginent; care being taken that such poems only are included as are fit for the perusal of youth, or for reading aloud.
THE FAMILY SHAKSPEARE;
In which nothing is added to the Original Text; but those Words and Expressions are omitted which cannot with propriety be read aloud. By T. Bowdler, Esq. F.R.S. New Edition, 1 large vol. 8vo. with 36 Illustrations after Smirke, etc. 30s. cloth; or 31s. 6d. gilt edges. The same work, without Illustrations, 8 vols. 8vo. 47. 148. 6d. in boards.
A Dramatic Mystery; the Bride of Corinth; the First Walpurgis Night. Translated from the German of Goethe, and illustrated with Notes, by J. Anster, LL.D. 1 vol. post 8vo. 148. bds.
POETRY AND PAINTING, LYRICS OF THE HEART, AND OTHER POEMS. By A. A. Watts. Illustrated by a Series of Engravings from the most celebrated Works of Modern Painters, executed in the most finished style of art.
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Poetry and the Drama-continued.
Edited by Bolton Corney, Esq. New Illustrated Edition, with about 70 beautifully-executed Engravings on Wood, by J. Thomson and others, from Designs by the following Members of the Etching Club :
J. Bell, Sculptor.
C. W. Cope.
In 1 vol. square crown 8vo.-(In the Spring.)
H. J. Townsend,
The above is the first of an illustrated series of British Authors, in square crown 8vo. The object is to combine beauty of design with the utmost accuracy of text.
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MILTON'S L'ALLEGRO AND IL PENSEROSO,
With Illustrations by Members of the Etching Club, is in preparation.
THE MORAL OF FLOWERS.
3d Edition, 1 vol. royal 8vo. with 24 beautifully coloured Engravings, 17. 108. half-bound. THE SPIRIT OF THE WOODS.
By the author of "The Moral of Flowers." 2d Edition, 1 vol. royal 8vo. with 23 beautifully coloured Engravings of the Forest Trees of Great Britain, 17. 11s. 6d. half-bound.
II. Geology and Mineralogy.
AN INTRODUCTION TO GEOLOGY.
Intended to convey Practical Knowledge of the Science, and comprising the most important recent Discoveries; with Explanations of the Facts and Phenomena which serve to confirm or invalidate various Geological Theories. By Robert Bakewell. 5th Edition, considerably enlarged, 8vo. with numerous Plates and Woodcuts, 21s. cloth lettered.
REPORT ON THE GEOLOGY OF CORNWALL, DEVON, & WEST SOMERSET. By Henry T. De la Beche, F.R.S. etc., Director of the Ordnance Geological Survey. Published by Order of the Lords Commissioners of H. M. Treasury. 8vo. with Maps, Woodcuts, and 12 large Plates, 148. cloth.
FIGURES & DESCRIPTIONS OF THE PALEOZOIC FOSSILS OF CORNWALL, DEVON, and WEST SOMERSET; observed in the course of the Ordnance Geological Survey of that District. By John Phillips, F.R S. F.G.S. etc. Published by Order of the Lords Commissioners of H. M. Treasury. 8vo. with 60 Plates, comprising very numerous Figures, 98. cloth.
AN ETYMOLOCICAL AND EXPLANATORY DICTIONARY OF THE TERMS and LANGUAGE of GEOLOGY; designed for the early Student, and those who have not made great progress in the Science. By G. Roberts. Foolscap 8vo. 6s. cloth.
A GUIDE TO GEOLOGY.
By John Phillips, F.R.S F.G.S. etc. 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. with Plates, 68. cloth.
A TREATISE ON GEOLOGY.
By John Phillips, F.R.S. F.G.S. etc. 2 vols. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Titles and Woodcuts, 123. cloth.
AN ELEMENTARY INTRODUCTION TO MINERALOGY:
Comprising a Notice of the Characters and Elements of Minerals; with Accounts of the Places and Circumstances in which they are found. By William Phillips, F.L.S. M.G.S. etc. 4th Edition, considerably augmented by R. Allan, F.R.S.E. 8vo. numerous Cuts, 12s. cloth.
CONVERSATIONS ON MINERALOGY.
With Plates, engraved by Mr. and Mrs. Lowry, from Original Drawings. 3d Edition, enlarged. 2 vols. 12mo. 14s. cloth.
PHYSICAL, CHEMICAL, & GEOLOGICAL RESEARCHES ON THE INTERNAL HEAT of the GLOBE. By Gustav Bischoff, Ph. D. Professor of Chemistry in the University of Bonn. 2 vols. Vol. 1, 8vo. with Plates and Woodcuts, 10s.
CATALOGUE OF NEW WORKS
III. General Science.
BRANDE'S DICTIONARY OF SCIENCE, LITERATURE, AND ART.
(For particulars, see page 10 of Catalogue Part I.)
AN INTRODUCTION TO PRACTICAL ASTRONOMY:
By the Rev. W. Pearson, LL.D. F.R.S. etc. Rector of South Kilworth, Leicestershire, and Treasurer to the Astronomical Society of London. 2 vols. 4to. with Plates, 71. 73. boards. Vol. 1 contains Tables, recently computed, for facilitating the Reduction of Celestial Observations; and a popular Explanation of their Construction and Use.
Vol. 2 contains Descriptions of the various Instruments that have been usefully employed in determining the Places of the Heavenly Bodies, with an Account of the Methods of Adjusting and Using them.
THE PHYSIOLOGY OF VISION.
By W. Mackenzie, M.D., Lecturer on the Eye in the University of Glasgow. 8vo. with Woodcuts, 108. 6d. boards.
A TREATISE ON LIGHT AND VISION.
By the Rev. H. Lloyd, M.A., Fellow of Trin. Coll. Dublin. 8vo. 15s. boards.
ILLUSTRATIONS OF PRACTICAL MECHANICS.
By the Rev. H. Moseley, M.A., Professor of Natural Philosophy and Astronomy in King's College, London; being the First Volume of the Illustrations of Science, by Professors of King's College. 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. with numerous Woodcuts, 88. cloth.
ELEMENTS OF CHEMISTRY;
Including the most Recent Discoveries and Applications of the Science to Medicine and Pharmacy, and to the Arts. By Robert Kane, M.D. M.R.1.A. Professor of Natural Philosophy to the Royal Dublin Society. 1 thick volume, 8vo. with 236 Woodcuts, 248. cloth.
A PRELIMINARY DISCOURSE ON THE STUDY OF NATURAL PHILOSOPHY. By Sir John Herschell. New Edition. 1 vol. foolscap 8vo 68. cloth lettered.
A TREATISE ON ASTRONOMY.
By Sir John Herschell. New Edition. 1 vol. fcap. 8vo. Vignette Title, 6s. cloth lettered.
THE HISTORY OF NATURAL PHILOSOPHY.
From the Earliest Periods to the Present Time. By Baden Powell, M.A., Savilian Professor of Mathematics in the University of Oxford. 1 vol. fcap. 8vo. Vignette Title, 6s. cloth lettered.
TREATISE ON OPTICS.
By Sir David Brewster, LL.D. F.R.S. etc. New Edition. 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. Vignette Title, and 176 Woodcuts, 6s. cloth lettered.
A TREATISE ON HYDROSTATICS AND PNEUMATICS.
By Dr. Lardner. New Edition. 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. 68. cloth lettered.
A TREATISE ON MECHANICS.
By Captain Kater and Dr. Lardner. New Edition. 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. Vignette Title, and 19 Plates, comprising 224 distinct figures, 68. cloth lettered.
A TREATISE ON ELECTRICITY AND MAGNETISM.
A TREATISE ON ARITHMETIC.
By Dr. Lardner, LL.D. F.R.S. 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Title, 68. cloth lettered.
A TREATISE ON GEOMETRY,
And its Application to the Arts. By Dr. Lardner. 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. Vignette Title, and upwards of 260 figures, 68. cloth lettered.
A TREATISE ON HEAT.
By Dr. Lardner, LL.D., etc. 1 vol. fcap. 8vo. with Woodcuts and Vignette Title, 6s. cloth.
TREATISE ON CHEMISTRY.
By Michael Donovan, M.R.I.A. Fourth Edition. 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. with Vignette Title, 68. cloth lettered.