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S An Avant-Caureur Of The Yule-Tide Fest...
I the popularisation of art amongf all classes of society , the magazines now play a prominent \ ^ ^^^^ H nart ¦¦ ff and # ¦¦ III the ^ Tb » J » ^ " * - annual ~ " of volumes Art Cassell of The Co Portfolio ^ J (^ Seeley ^^ ^^ ^^ ^^ ¦ » . * & ^ fc ^ - ^ B * Co »¦ - ^^ . ) MM , ^ The ^^ ^^ Art *^^ Journal ^^ ¦* » ^^ p ^^ p ( « Virtue - ¦ ^ ¦ " ^ ~~ - & ^»~ - " -t w )»
I Co ) ' 2 ^ MagfrMne (& . ) , 27 ie English Illustrated Magazine ( Macmillan &> Co . ); ! I I in Harper the way ' 8 Magazine of Christmas ( S . Low numbers , Marston Longman , & Co ' . s ) , Magazine are each , and with all its books coloure of d genuine plates b merit y a band , whil e
artist illu strators , marks a new departure . But when all has been said , Christmas remains I nar excellence as the children ' s festival , and Messrs . Routledge & Sons are to be congratulated . HIH I i /* ul __ /* _ j of ¦ their 1 ict • books 1 1 ^ »^ . w - *• " »•¦*¦ ^ -k - *~ sj • i » m
I on the wonderfperfection pure-, while Messrs . Warne & Co . vie with them I in the same field . In the story-book and in useful literature the Society for Promoting
I Christian Knowledge and the Religious Tract Society proceed pari passu in their respective ¦ departments and make a goodly show , while for the home circle the tales published by Messrs .
John F . Shaw & Co . are once more worthy of special mention for their high literary finish and I purity of style . With this slight prologue we proceed to ask our friends to pass lightly round our
I taHes , while we tell them as briefly as may be of the treasures which lie within the gay covers ,
culling here and there a picture tor their pleasure .
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I From The Clarendon Press, Mr. Henry Fr...
I From the Clarendon Press , Mr . Henry Frowde sends us another of those splendid text-books
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Jj j botanist ^ d ^ j and columns it should . forthwith a whole , tak the e book its plac reflects e in every great public credit on library , all concerned in the ntud in its y of produo every - . [ Vide pages 1332 , 1333 .
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Publishers’ Circular (1880-1890), Dec. 6, 1884, page 1243, in the Nineteenth-Century Serials Edition (2008; 2018) ncse.ac.uk/periodicals/pc/issues/tec_06121884/page/3/