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The Publisher regrets being unable to give as a frontispiece portrait of Daniel Wheeler, but, after careful enquiry, he has found. that there is no authentic likeness in existence.—JANUARY, 1895.

BY

MARY E. BECK.

"And they that be wise shall shine as the brightness of the firmament; and they that turn many to righteousness as the stars for ever and ever."-DANIEL xii, 3.

LONDON: EDWARD HICKS, JR., 14, BisHOPSGATE WITHOUT,

AND

2, AVEN CORNER, PATERNOSTER Rowi

1895

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The Friends' Shilling Biographical Series.

No. 1.
ELIZABETH FRY

By Irene M. Ashby. " THE BOOKMAN says--"A very good account of Elizabeth Fry's life and work."

“THE METHODIST TIMES" says-"We cordially recommend this little volume."

THE BRITISH FRIEND” says—"A charming little book.”

" THE LITERARY WORLD” says-“We should like to see this volume in the hands of all thoughtful girls.” A few copies, bound in cloth, 18. 6d, net.

No. 2.
JOHN G. WHITTIER,

By Wilfred Whitten.
"The BOOKMAN” says—“A sympathetic study of Whittier."

“THE METHODIST RECORDER says—“A timely and well-written life sketch." Large Paper Edition, handsomely bound, 2s 6d. net.

No. 3.
JOHN BRIGHT,
By Joseph T. Mills. Revised by John A. Bright, M.P.

" THE MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS” says-“It is very well done, and is profitably readable.”

“THE CHRISTIAN AGE" says—"Sympathetic, concise, admirably written."

“THE NORTH-EASTERN GAZETTE ” says—“A most interesting and suggestive forerunner of a larger work.”

No. 4.
WILLIAM ALLEN,

By Irene M. Ashby. “ THE METHODIST TIMES" says--" This book is one of a series of biographies of Quaker worthies, which are published at so cheap a rate as to be within the reach of most. No literature could be inore healthy and ennobling.”

“THE BOOKMAN says-“The life of William Allen, scientist, Quaker, philanthropist, traveller, is told here with great simplicity but much effectiveness.

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No. 5.
PETER BEDFORD,

By William Tallack.
Full of Interesting Anecdotes.

No. 6.
DANIEL WHEELER,

By M. E. Beck.
The above may also be obtained cloth bound 18. 6d. net, or the set of

6 Vols. complete in case 88. 6d, net,

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