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DEC. 1, 1869.

VIRTUE & YORSTON'S FINE ILLUSTRATED BOOKS-Oontinued.

FINE ARTS.

I. WILKIE GALLERY. A Selection of 67 First-class Engravings from the Best Paintings of Sir David Wilkie,

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$45 00
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VERNON GALLERY.
Above 150 Engravings of the Choicest Pictures which formed the Collection of Robert

Vernon, and now part of the Great National Collection in London. Edited by S. C.
HALL, F. S. A.
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$90 00
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GEMS OF EUROPEAN ART.
Ninety Splendid Engravings from Paintings of the Best Schools in the most Celebrated

European Galleries. With Descriptions by S. C. HALL, F. S. A.
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BRITISH SCHOOLS OF ART.
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DEC. 1, 1869.

The Christmas Gift Book.

1869.

EPISODES OF FICTION

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OR, CHOICE STORIES FROM THE GREAT NOVELISTS.

WITH BIOGRAPHICAL INTRODUCTIONS.

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Numerous Original Illustrations by Sam Bough, Clark Stanton, J. McWhirter, J. D. Brown,

L. Huard, F. Barnard, R. P. Leitch, Harrison Weir, etc., etc. I vol. small 4to, rich

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DEC. 1, 1869.

Illustrated Gift Books.

SWORD AND PEN;

Or, English Worthies in the Reign of Elizabeth.

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DEC. I, 1869.

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THE CIRCLE OF THE YEAR;
Or, Studies of Nature and Pictures of the Seasons. By W. H. Davenport Adams.

NORRIE SETON;
Or, Driven to Sea. By Mrs. George Cupples, author of “Unexpected Pleasures,” etc.

THE SEA KINGS OF ORKNEY,

And other Historical Tales. By the same author.
THE BATTLE HISTORY OF SCOTLAND.

Tales of Chivalry and Adventure. By Charles Alfred Maxwell.
THE WARS OF ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND.

Historical Tales of Bravery and Heroism. By the same author.
ENGLISH AND SCOTTISH CHIVALRY.
Tales from Authentic Chronicles and Histories. By the same Author.

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Our Complete Catalogue of Fine Illustrated, Standard, and Juvenile Works

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DEC. 1, 1869.

Illustrated Gift Books.
The fircle OF 'THE YEAR; The Battle HISTORY OF SCOTLAND
Or, Studies of Nature and Pictures of the Tales of Chivalry and Adventure. Ву
Seasons. By W. H. Davenport Adams.

Charles Alfred Maxwell.
Norrie SETON ;

THE WARS OF ENGLAND AND SCOTLAND Or, Driven to Sea. By Mrs. George Cupples, Historical Tales of Bravery and Heroism. author of " Unexpected Pleasures,” etc.

By the same author. THE SEA KINGS OF PRKNEY, ENGLISH AND Scottish CHIVALRY. And other Historical Tales. By the same Tales from Authentic Chronicles and Histoauthor.

ries. By the same author.

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