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, 1064 The Publishers' Circular sept . . 1 , 1890
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by no Bel m gium eans , althoug an insignificant h a small country position , amongst occupies
t European o be struc states k b . the No industr one visiting and en it t can i fail se y y erpr
and inhabitants consequent . Recent commercial events prosperity more especiall , of its y ,
the founding of the Congo Fre , e State by the great African explorer Stanleyunder the
, g drawn enerous general auspi publ ces of ic a K tt en g tion Leopold to the II favoured ., have
li that ttle the country Belians . But are , no te twithstanding rrisiand the fact - gpng prospe
rous not los ma t t nu he fac love turers for th e poli merchan te arts t whic s , they h dis have
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Bel Wal g l oon , there Flemis is no h , city and that France of the wh South ere purer be French is spoken p ^ pr and written than in the city of
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to learnnot the native Flemish or Walloon , but French , .
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received the 7 th number of the current year . less less Amongs detail detail t th are are e p : : ' ' William William lications the the no Silent Silen ticed t . in ± Prince Tince more or oi of
Orange , and the Revolution of the , Netherlands N 1 ameche « SW ^ i ^ in the ' Joe ft , ^ 16 th Diericx Century Memorials / by Mgr —— . of A . Old J .
^ a . russels p » v ^ pr . » ^ , ' K vol . ^^ I ^^ . ; ^^^ ' Josep Jk ^^ * . Jpk ^ a / ^^ h , II rfpW'a' . . ^^ and ^— ' ^ the ww Revolu - - tion in Brabant / by the RevFr . Delplacea
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of details Malines of the ( 1726 history -1804 , ) / judicial which g and ives administra interesting - socialooliticaland
tive tive religious institu institutions coun tions try , , aand life nd clie the of B social elgium , , political in the , , ana last century .
Socialist r ^/ VV > A 4 International JLKJ v Movement . * - - » . W W VllAVUJL Socialism IS from A JL V ^ XJLJL 1888 XVyVV : a to VV Survey ^ - 1890 * - x ^ ^^ -w j / of by i / the the
liamen burning Abb 6 Winterer t , ques is an tions , ex Member 4 haustive of the day of work the ; this German on work one of , Par and the in
-2 M vols . Paul Paul ., dedicated Allard Allarrl ' ' s ' to History TTia Pope + nrv Leo of nf Persecution PftrftftClltion XIII . are both , ' in published by M . Victor Lecoffre .
and ' A Moune Heart - / in by * i Pain Jean / by Rameau Josephine , tare Peladau two new ;
novels published by M . E . Dentu . ' Armorican Brittany / by N summarises . Quellen ,
literature the illustra geograp ted of h y Brittany y , maps history and to , arts which plates , sciences , the accurate , and
J . JLUV > A . UIVULJL \ J KJJL JLSM . M . U UOllJ V , V \ J ( Clllljll t / JIAVy »» - ^ w ^ addi illustra tional tions value accompany and attraction ing the . work M . J add . Mai an
sonneuve M . A . is Hennuyer the publisher has . published two useful and well-illustrated guides to Paris and its
UI environs 1 U . »» VJLJL . U 1 UUI 4 A 11 UUUU Round ttUiUUO Paris U \/ J : . « - " Rides * » ' - » " and Excursions in the Department of the Seine ,
ramic with 20 views full-page and illustrat 4 Paris : ions Promenades and two in pano the - ; illUH uium
trations 20 20 Arrondissemen Arronfli and «« ftmftn 21 coloure ts f « / ' with wi d p 44 44 la tes l full ull . --Dacre page M . Alexis - "
Martin is the author of both works . U
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