Images de page
PDF
ePub

EDMONSTON & DOUGLAS

FORTHCOMING WORKS.

1.

Life and Work at the Great Pyramid, during

the months of January, February, March, and April, A.D. 1865, with a discussion of their value and Meaning (illustrated with 36 Plates and several Woodcuts). By C. PIAZZI SYYTH, F.R.S.S. L. & E., F.R.A.S., F.R.S.S.A., Hon. M., I.E., Scot., P.S. Ed, and R.A.A.S. Munich and Palermo, Professor of Practical Astronomy in the University of Edinburgh, and Astronomer Royal for Scotland. In three vols., demy 8to.

[In February

II.

Wanderings of a Naturalist in India, the Western

Himalayas, and Cashmere. By Dr. A. L. ADAMS, of the 22nd Regiment. In one vol. 850, with Illustrations.

III.

On Archaic Sculpturings of Cups and Circles

upon Stones and Rocks in Scotland, England, &c. By Sir J. Y. SIMPSON, Bart., M.D., D.C.L., Vice-President of the Society of Antiquaries of Scotland, &c. &c. In one vol., sınall 4to, with Ilustrations.

IT.

A Quiet Nook. By John Ruffini, Author of

“Dr. Antonio.” Fcap. 8vo.

V.

The Four Ancient Books of Wales, containing

the Kymric Poems attributed to the Bards of the Sixth Century. Edited, with an Introduction and Notes, by WILLIAM F. SKENE. In two vols., demy 8vo.

VI.

The Dynamical Theory of Heat. By P. G. Tait,

Professor of Natural Philosophy in the University of Edinburgh.

VII.

A Handbook of the History of Philosophy. By

Dr. ALBERT SCHWEGLER. Translated and Annotated by J. HUTCHISON STIRLING, Author of the “ Secret of Hegel.”

VIII.

Sales Attici; or, Proverb-Wisdom of the Athenian

Drama. By D'ARCY WENTWORTH THOMPSON, Professor of Greek, Queen's College, Galway. Fcap. 8vo.

IX.

The Sermon on the Mount. By the Rev. Walter

C. SMITH, Author of “The Bishop's Walk, and other Poems, by Orwell,” and “Hymns of Christ and Christian Life." In one vol., post 8vo.

CHARLES GRIFFIN AND CO.'S
LIST OF SCHOOL AND COLLEGE BOOKS.

PROFESSOR RANKINE'S WORKS. Griffin's New Editions of the ClassicsManual of Applied Mechanics. Numerous

JUNIOR CLASSICS —

Extracts from Illustrations. Third edition, revised. Crown

Cæsar's Commentaries, with 8vo, cloth, 12s. 6d.

Vocabulary and Notes, by J. Currie, Glasgow

Academy. Third edition, revised. Foolscap Manual of the Steam Engine and other 8vo, 2s.

Prime Movers. Numerous Illustrations. Second Extracts from Ovid's Metamorphoses, by I.

edition, revised. Crown 8vo, cloth, 12s. 6d. M‘Burney, LL.D., with copious Notes. Third Manual of Civil Engineering, with nume

edition, cloth. Foolscap 8vo, 2s. rous Illustrations. One large volume. Fifth

LARGE TYPE CLASSICAL Textsedition. Crown 8vo, cloth, 16s.

Horatii Opera, from the Text of Orellius. Fcap. Useful Rules and Tables for Architects,

8vo, cloth, ls. 9d.

Virgilii Opera, from the Text of Heyne and Builders, Carpenters, Engineers, Founders,

Wagner. Fcap. 8vo, cloth, 29. 3d. Mechanics, Shipbuilders, and Surveyors. Crown

UNIVERSITY ANNOTATED CLASSICS 8vo, cloth, 9s.

Virgilii Opera, with copious Notes, by A. H. Ramsay's (Professor) Manual of Roman

Bryce. B.A., one of the Classical Masters in the

High School of Edinburgh. With Illustrations. Antiquities. With numerous Engravings. New Fcap. 8vo, bound, 6s. edition. Crown 8vo, cloth, 8s. 6d.

The separate portions as follows :Ramsay's (Professor) Elementary Manual

Part I. Æneid, with Notes, Books 1 to 6, cloth, 2s, 6d. of Roman Antiquities, for the Use of Beginners. Part II. Æneid, with Notes, Books 7 to 12, cloth, 25. fd. Many Woodcuts. Crown 8vo, cloth, 4s.

Part III. Bucolics and Georgics, with Notes, cloth, 2s.6d. Ramsay's (Professor) Manual of Latin Horatii Opera, with copious Notes, by Joseph Prosody. Second edition, revised and greatly

Currie, one of the Classical Masters in the enlarged. Crown 8vo, cloth, 59.

Glasgow Academy, with Illustrations. Fcap.

8vo, bound, 5s., or separately, Ramsay's (Professor) Elementary Manual

Satires and Epistles, with Notes. 38. of Latin Prosody, for the Use of Beginners.

The Carmina, with Notes. 35. Crown 8vo, cloth, 28.

Horatii. Opera, 250 Illustrations, and Memoir, by Ramsay's (Professor) Speech of Cicero for Rev. H. Thompson, M.A. Crown 8vo, eloth,

Aulus Cluentius, with Prolegomena and Volumi- 78. 6d.

nous Notes. Second edition. Cr. 8vo, cloth, 6s. Virgilii Opera, 300 Illustrations, and Memoir, by Senior's (Professor) Treatise on Political

Rev. H. Thompson, M.A. Crown 8vo, cloth,

8s. 60, Economy; the Science which treats of the Nature, the Production, and Distribution of Rev. A. J. D. D'Orsey's Spelling by DictaWealth. Fourth edition. Crown 8vo, cloth, 4s.

tion, ls. Scientific Treatises. By Frederick Schoed

Coleridge's Science of Method. 2s. LER. Translated and Edited by Henry Medlock, F.C.S., &c. With numerous Illustrations. Mangnall's Historical Questions. Cobbin's Crown 8vo, cloth, 1s. 6d. each.

Pictorial Edition. 4s. Elements of Astronomy. Elements of Botany. Ele

Mental Science. Coleridge on Method, ments of Chemistry. Elements of Geology and Mineralogy. Elements of Natural Philosophy. Ele- and Whately's Logic and Rhetoric. 5s. ments of Zoology and Physiology.

The Book of Trades. Entirely re-written, Whately's (Archbishop) Treatise on Logic,

and thoroughly revised, by JAMES WYLDE, with Synopsis and Index. Crown 8vo, cloth, 3s.

Author of the Magic of Science." Fcap. Whately's Treatise on Rhetoric, with Illustrated. Cloth, 4s. 6d. Synopsis and Index, Crown 8vo, cloth, 3s. 6d.

Lamb's Tales from Shakespeare. Edited Craik's (Professor) Manual of English

and adapted for the Use of Young People, by Literature, for the Use of Colleges

and Schools, CHARLES KNIGHT. Very neatly bound. 2s. 6d. selected from the larger work. Third edition. Crown 8vo, cloth, 78. 6d.

Cobbett's English Grammar. Copyright Fleming's (Professor) Vocabulary of Philo. Edition. Cloth, Is. 6d.

sophy, with Quotations and References. Second Cobbett's French Grammar. New Edition. edition. Small 8vo, cloth, 78. 6d.

Cloth, 3s. 6d. Thomson's (Professor) Popular Dictionary

Cobbett's Exercises in French. New of Chemistry, with Application to the Arts and

Edition. Cloth, 2s. Medicine. Ss. 6d. Airy's (Professor) Treatise on Trigono. Cobbett's Advice to his Son. Stereotype

metry. Revised by Professor BLACKBURN. Edition. Cloth, 2s. 6d.

Second edition. Crown 8vo, cloth, 2s. 6d. Cobbett's (Miss) French Verbs. Cloth. Ansted's (Professor) Natural History of Is. 6d. the Inanimate Creation. 8vo, 78. 6d.

Faraday's (Professor) Lectures on

the Dallas' (Professor) Natural History of the

Chemical History of a Candle. Delivered before Animal Kingdom. 600 Illustrations. Svo, 8s. 6d. the Royal Institution. Cloth, 38. 6d. Jeremie's (Professor) History of the Maurice's (Professor) Moral and MetaChristian Church in the Second and Third

physical Philosophy. 1st Division – Ancient Centuries. Cloth, 4s.

5s. 2nd Division-First Six Centuries, 3s. 60 Schoedler (Professor) and Medlock's 3rd Division--Medieval Period, 5s. 4th Diri Treasury of Popular Science. Post Svo, 78. 6d. sion-Down to the Present Day, 108. 6d.

London: CHARLES GRIFFIN & Co., 10, Stationers' Hall Court.

[ocr errors]

DARNELL'S COPY-BOOKS, Now extensively used in National and other Schools in Great Britain & the Colonies.

A SHORT AND CERTAIN ROAD TO A GOOD HANDWRITING :

BEING

A

A

I HAVE NOTICED A MARKED

of which have, on every alternate line, appropriate and neatly-written Copies, in pencil-coloured ink, to be arst written over, and then imitated; the remaining Numbers having black Headlines for imitation only; THE TEOLF GEADCALLY ADVANCING FROM THE SIMPLE STROKE TO A SUPERIOR SMALL-HAND. Price 6d. each,

SERIES of SMALLER COPY.BOOKS, similar to the above, in Twenty-four

Numbers. Price 3d, each. " Poe teaching Writing I would recommend the use of Darnell's Copy-Books. IMFBOTTYENT THEREVER THEY HAVE BEEN USED."Report of Mr. Maye (N, S.), Organizer of Schools to the Worcester Drutex Board of Educatim.

Specimens of either Series, with Leaves and Contents, sent post free on application. DARNELL'S GRAMMAR made Intelligible to Children. 1s. cloth. DARNELL'S ARITHMETIC made Intelligible to Children. 1s. 60, cloth. DARNELL'S SHORT and CERTAIN ROAD to READING. 6d. cloth.

NEW WORK ON PARSING.

BY THOMAS DARNELL.

consisting of Short and Easy Rules (with Parsing Lessons to each) whereby young Students may in a short time he gradually led through a knowledge of the several Elementary Parts of Speech to a thorough eomprehension of the grammatical construction of the most complex sentences of our ordinary Authors either in Prose or Poetry. By Thomas DaRNELL. Price Is., cloth.

"The rules are intelligible at a glance, and so short and simple that they may be easily committed to memory. Sound in principle, singularly felicitous in example and illustration; and the boy that will not learn to parse ou Vr. Darnell's plan is not likely to do so on any other.”—Morning Post.

"The feature which deserves special praise in this work is the number and variety of the exercises. A teacher will find the simplicity and aptness of the sentences in the first lessons of grammar.”The Museum.

[ocr errors]

NEW WORKS ON ARITHMETIC AND ALGEBRA. NE THOUSAND ARITHMETICAL TESTS; or, the Examiner's Assistant. General Use in Schools. "By T. S. Cayzer, Head Master of Queen Elizabeth's Hospital, Bristol. Third Edition, revised and stereotyped, 12mo. Price ls. 63. cloth.

All the operations of Arithmetic are presented under Forty Heads, and on opening at any one of the examination papers, a complete set of examples appears, the whole carefully graduated.

- Teachers will find the collection a very convenient one from which to exercise their classes.”—The Museum.

NE THOUSAND ALGEBRAICAL TESTS on the Plan of the Arithmetical U Tests. By T. S. CAYZER. 8vo. Price 3s. 6d., cloth.

"'Though arranged nominally under 1,000 Questions, the separate sums amount to about 1,600. A majority of the Examples are new, being taken from the most recent German and French works.

GEOGRAPHICAL WORKS.

Sphere, and Two Coloured Maps, illustrative of the principal Geographical Terms. Sixteenth Edition, lomo. Priec 3s. cloth.

The numerous Editions which have been published of this work, and the extensive favour with which it is received, establish its claims to superior utility. QUTLER'S OUTLINE MAPS, and KEY; or, Geographical and Biographical

Exercises. With a Set of Coloured Outline Maps. Thirty-third Edition, revised. Price 4s. 'HE FIRST BOOK of GEOGRAPHY. By Hugo REID. Fourth Edition, “One of the most sensible books on the subject of Geography we have met with.”—Educational Times.

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

senting at one view graphic Illustrations of the various Geographical Terms, with their Names, and inparting by these means clear and definite ideas of their meaning. On a large Sheet, price 2s. 6d. in tints ; be rollers vamisbed.

" A teacher, standing before his class with his chart to help him, need say little respecting the meanings of geographical terms. At once useful and ornamental."--National Society's Monthly Paper,

13, GREAT MARLBOROUGH STREET.

HURST & BLACKETT'S NEW WORKS.

New America. By William HEPWORTH Dixon. Second Edition. 2 vols. 8vo,

with Illustrations. 30s. Life in a French Chateau. By HUBERT E. H. JERNINGHAM, Esq. 1 vol.

post 8vo, with Illustrations, 10s. 60. A Trip to the Tropics. By the MARQUIS OF LORNE. 1 vol. 8vo, with Illustrations, 15s.

[In February A Lady's Glimpse of the Late War in Bohemia. By Miss EDEN. 1 vol. post 8vo, with Illustrations. 10s. 6d.

[In February A Book about Lawyers. By J. C. JEAFFRESON, Barrister-at-Law. New,

REVISED, AND CHEAPER Edition. 2 vols. 248. The Life of Josiah Wedgwood. From his Private Correspondence and

Family Papers. By Eliza METEYARD. Dedicated to the Right Hon. W. E. GLADSTONE. 2 vols.

8vo, with Portraits and 300 Beautiful Illustrations. 425. Lodge's Peerage and Baronetage for 1867. Under the Especial

Patronage of HER MAJESTY, and Corrected by the Nobility. 36th Edition. 1 vol. With the

Arms beautifully Engraved, handsomely bound. 31s. 6d. A Winter with the Swallows in Algeria. By Matilda BETHAM

EDWARDS. 8vo, with Illustrations. 15s. Field-Marshal Viscount Combermere's Memoirs and Corre

spondence. 2 vols., 8vo. 30s. My Pilgrimage to Eastern Shrines. By Eliza C. Bush. 8vo, with Illus

trations. 158. Wild Life Among the Pacific Islanders. By E. H. LAMONT, Esq I vol. 8vo, with Ilustrations.

[In the Press

THE NEW AND POPULAR NOVELS. Two Marriages. By the Author of “ John Halifax, Gentleman,” “Christian's

Mistake,” &c. 2 vols. 21s. Sybil's Second Love. By Julia KAVANAGH, Author of “Nathalie," " Adele,” &c. 3 vols.

[February 8th. Madonna Mary. By Mrs. OLIPHANT. 3 vols. Annals of a Quiet Neighbourhood. By GEORGE MACDONALD, M.A. 3 vols. St. Alice. By EDWARD CAMPBELL Tainsi, 3 vols. Christie's Faith. By the Author of “No Church,” &c. 3 vols. Leyton Hall. And other Tales. By MARK LEMON. 3 vols. A Woman's Confession. By LADY CAMPBELL. 3 vols. Off the Line. By LADY CHARLES Tarnne. 2 vols.

[Just Ready. Maidenhood. By Mrs. Sara ANNA MARSH, Author of “ Chronicles of Dartmoor.” 3 vols.

[Just Ready.

A NEW NOVEL BY WILLIAM HOWITT.

Ready at all Libraries, in 3 vols.

WOODBURN

GRANGE.

BY WILLIAM HOWITT. Author of "The Man of the People,” “The Hall and the Hamlet, “The Homes and Haunts of the

Poets," " Discoveries in Australia,” &c. &c.

Early in February will be ready at all Libraries.
BROUGHT TO LIGHT.

BY THOMAS SPEIGHT.

London : CHARLES W. WOOD), Publisher, 13, Tavistock Street, Strand, W.C.

THOJAS LAURIE, EDUCATIONAL PUBLISHER,

EDINBURGH.

PRACTICAL TEXT-BOOK OF ENGLISH COMPOSITION.

Cloth, price ls. POETICAL READINGS AND RECITATIONS, with Intro

ductory Exercises in Elocution. By ROBERT ARMSTRONG, Esq., Head-Master, Madras College,

St. Andrew's, and Thomas ARMSTRONG, Esq., Heriot Schools. Cloth, price ls. A GRAMMAR OF THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE, with a Sketch

of its History. By WILLIAM FRANCIS COLLIER, Esq., LL.D., Author of “History of English

Literature,” ác. Čloth, price ls. 6d. SPELLING AND DICTATION CLASS-BOOK; with Etymological Exercises. By an Inspector of Schools. Cloth, price 1s. 6d. WORKS BY THE REV. JAMES CURRIE, A.M.,

Principal of the Church of Scotland Training College. RUDIMENTARY ENGLISH GRAMMAR, pp. 64, price 6d. PRACTICAL SCHOOL GRAMMAR. Cloth ls. 6. A PRACTICAL ARITHMETIC FOR ELEMENTARY

Schools. Price Is. 6d. ; or in Two Parts, at 6d. and 1s. each. . ANSWERS to the same, ls. THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF EARLY AND

Infant-School Education. With an APPENDIX of Hymns and Songs, with Appropriate

Melodies. Price 4s. Eighth Edition. Pp. 310. THE PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE OF COMMON SCHOOL

Education. Price 6s. Fifth Edition. Pp. 504. THE ELEMENTS OF MUSICAL ANALYSIS: A Manual of

the Thecry of Music for Schools and Private Students. Third Edition. Part I. MELODY, 2s.

Part II. HARMONY, 2s. Or in One Vol. 4s. 6d. INFANT SCHOOL HYMNS AND SONGS, with Music. Part I. HYMNS, 4d. Part II. SONGS, 6d.

READING BOOKS.

(CONSTABLE'S EDUCATIONAL SERIES.) First Book, Part 1 2d. Third Book

lg. 3d. Advanced Book

4s. Od. 2 4d. Fourth Book

ls. 8d. (or in Two Parts at Is. 6d. 3 6d. Fifth Book

2s. 6d. and 2s. 6d.) Second Book 9d. Sixth Book

38. Od. Lesson Sheets, on Rollers, 2s. 6d.

SCHOOL REGISTERS. 1. PUPILS' REGISTER OF PROGRESS, for the Day, Month, and Year. Price 2d. 2. DAILY REGISTER of ATTENDANCE, Fres, SCHOOL-Work, and MERIT. Space for Forty-eight

Weeks, Four Quarterly Summaries, and One Yearly Summary. Price 6d. 3. DAILY REGISTER AND SUMMARY of ATTENDANCE AND FEES FOR INFANT-SCHOOL. Quarterly and Yearly Summaries for Two Years. Price 2s. These Registers are arranged on a simple and concise plan, and are so constructed as to

furnish all the information required by Government.
ETYMOLOGICAL EXERCISES for ELEMENTARY CLAsses, price 3d.
WALL HAPS, Coloured, Mounted on Cloth, Rollers, and Varnished, each, 6s.

The following are published :-
The World.
Scotland.

Europe.
1

Africa.
England.

China.
Ireland.
Asia.

America.

1

Australia.
SCHOOL LOG BOOK, 500 pages, with Index, and paged, 6s.
LETTER PORTFOLIO, 1s. 9d.
OCILINE OF THE GEOGRAPHY OF PALESTINE, with Scripture References. By CHARLES

MICHIE, M.A., Rector of Silver Street Academy, Aberdeen. 28 pages, price 4d.
EASY CATECHISM FOR LITTLE CHILDREN, 2nd Edition, 32 pp., price 2d.
LAURIE'S BRITISH SCHOOL DESK, SEAT AND TABLE (combined).

(See Prospectus.)
MANUSCRIPT WALL SHEETS, FOR TEACHING WRITING.

By JAMES DONALDSON, Deanston.

Size 19 by 26, Sold Ready for Hanging up, 6d. each.
No. 1. SMALL LETTERS, ARRANGED ACCORDING TO FORM.
No. 2. SJALL LETTERS, FORMED INTO WORDS.
No. 3. CAPITAL LETTERS, ARRANGED ACCORDING TO FORM.

[ocr errors]
[ocr errors]

DETAILED PROSPECTUS AND SPECIMENS ON APPLICATION.

THOMAS LAURIE, Edinburgh, and all Booksellers and Educational Depositories.

« PrécédentContinuer »