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BOOK NEWS

A MONTHLY SURVEY

OF

GENERAL LITERATURE

VOLUME IV

SEPTEMBER 1885 TO AUGUST 1886

PHILADELPHIA

JOHN WANAMAKER

1886

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pp. 180.

Harper's Monthly Magazine

(No. 424.)
For September

4

NEW BOOKS.

Reminiscences of General Grant,

WITH PORTRAIT.
I.

By GENERAL HORACE PORTER.
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II.
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CONTAINS : tion, 12mo, cloth, 75 cents. III.

ANTOINE LOUIS BARYE. A Sketch of the most REVISED VERSION OF THE OLD TESTAMENT.

celebrated of Animal Sculptors, by THEODORE Child. With In four volumes, pp. xliv., 2046. Pica, &vo, cloth, red edges. $10.00.

Sixteen Superb lliustrations, one of which—“The Tiger Hunt".

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IV.

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REMINISCENCES OF GENERAL GRANT. By

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VI.

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NING, PP. 330. 16mo, extra cloth, $1.00.

AN OLD ARITHMETICIAN.
VII.

By MARY E.

WILKINS.
NATURALIST'S WANDERINGS IN THE
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IMPRESSIONS OF THE SOUTH. By CHARLES

DUDLEY WARNER.
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X.

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XI.
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