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N The Educational World, Nothing Is More...
recent address to the Birmingham Typographia , traced the history of printing from the earliest
period , and having described the cumbersome and defective tools of former times , he
counselled the younger members of the trade to take a great and artistic interest in their work ,
that they might enjoy , not only the work itself , but also the reputation for high quality ,
and that they might feel they had rendered really valuable service to their generation .
Thus , not only do books produce higher culture , but practical culture will raise the standard
of books .
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BooK ? Messrs . Elliot Stock will shortly issue a
volume of sermons by Dean Butcher , # # **
Messrs . Chatto & Windus will shortly publish a monograph on Dean SwiftMr . J .
Churton Collins being C 3 M . the writer . , * u , j * .
* * Mr . Allen , of Orpington , has in the press a new and important work on France in four
volumes . A . # * * m ar Stott s ~* j i i ¦ is * about 1 I to J add 11 to 1 . his 1 1 * 1
Mr . new library Rousseau ' s ' Confessions . ' It is a long time since the existing translation was madeand it
never was deemed very accurate . , # #
We hear that the first two volumes of a work by Mr . Justin H . McCarthy on the
French Revolution is-nearly ready . It is to be completed in four volumes , *
# # We are informed that Lord Augustus Loftus is engaged — o- _ — on a volume of reminiscences , , which
cannot fail to be of marked interest . At present he is recruiting his health at Cannes .
• # * in preparation We understand a work that giving Mr . John the speeches Murray iand has
addresses x . jc delivered by Lord Dufferin . during his Indian Yiceroyalty . #
# * Mr . Trenclell ' s ' Colonial Year Book' will ¦ be published Pf immediatel ivpa aMHVH by Messra . Sampson pi
PF ^ p ^^ p * ^ p ^ « ph **^ t ^ pi n ^ f " ^^» ¦• . ¦*¦ M ^ Bv n n ^ tr ^ r V ^ ^^* w ^ m y M T *^ W *^™ * ^^^ w ^^¦ r . r ^¦ r ¦¦ ¦ ^ p ¦ " ps ^ " ^ v ^ v p *»™ p ^ nr i ^ pr ^ p ^ 0 ^ jm Low & Co . Professor J . R . Seeley has written an introduction to the volume .
* # * itt Mr . E , Walford has written a biography of
P ritt , , which which Messrs Messrs . . Uhatto Chatto & < fe Wiiidna Wmdus are a . rp > publishing Hawarderi . Caatle An adv as ance a birthday copy was present sent for to
Mr . Gladstone . ¦ lit ? — : . * * > . ___
volume Mr . William in the series Stebbihg of is ' Eng writin lish g Men the next of * ¦
Action Stebbin . ' is The the subject well-known is 'Peterborough author of the . ' book Mr , g
entitled * Some Verdicts of History Reviewed . '
# ? and Mr political . Gladstone engagements , amidst is numerous we hear literary finding
time to arrange the large , number , of , books which he has promised to the Hawarden Public
Library . # # **
( who We , by hear the way from , was Berlin a victi that m of Dr the . influenza Dollinger )
has published the concluding volume of his Middle * Contributions Ages . The to the work Histo is one ry of of great Sects interest in the
and importance .
Messrs . Chatto & Windus are about to publish the posthumous novel by Mr . W ilkie
Collins— 'Blind Love / It will be . accompanied by the drawings fhb of ¦ Mr I I . A . Forestier \
and ^ m — — have — ^^ also — — — —*~ — a — - ^^ preface — — ' ^^^ - ^ " ^ m- — - b y Mr ' " ^ . ^^^^^ —*• ^ Walter ^»» ^^^ . ^^ p ^^ W ^^^ ^^^ , ^ H Besant . '
# # Many — — — — — _ will be g _—_ lad — to — learn — — — — that — — — - — — ^^ at — _ - - ^ the — ^_ ^ end - ^^ ^^^^ - ^ v ^ v
of the year another volume of reminiscences issued may be by expected Mr . W . to P . be Frith added R . A to . those A new al series ready j
of recollections from his , pen have been com- ¦ menced in the Whitehall Review , #
w We hear that arrangements * are being made } K
for the sale on an early day of the library Cj of ' < Lord Ashburnham . The collection of books is \
to a speciall arouse y valuable a good one deal , and of the interest sale is in certain book 1 \
circles . » # # ••
Under the superintendence of the Council ' of the __ London University _ . ^ Extension ^ Societyv ,
monthl a new journal y . It is is to to be be established called The , to University be issued Extension Journal , and will deal with all
subjects connected with the new education movement . *
««* * Mr . Rider Haggard has determined not to proceed on the contemplated Persian tour
which he intended to undertake with a view to materials for ' Queen Esther . ' It was not
deemed wise to go to a land where the cholera is raging with increasing fatality . He has
taken a journey to Athens instead . * # #
Dr . Murray Moore's volume on ' New Zealand 0 T ^ ^^ _ » _ VlhV ** « ^» " ^ for ^ ^^ K ~~ 4 the ~~ A 1 M ~~~ Emi " 4 ~ B * " " gran J ¦ ¦ ^ ' IK ' —~^ -. p ^— t — , Invalid p—mm W ~ - ^ W ¦— - — p- ^^ -p -p- — , - ¦ * and ¦ ' - — - jm Tourist - - » ¦ — -- - ^'
will be published in the . course of a few days ^ . It climatic gives and a clear social and conditions able summary of part of the of
the colony , and is the outcome every of years of observation and medical experience # ftA »^^/ A A-wom-w ^ at «» W « r the
UMMVA riVVAVAA UIMMi MkVWVWA ^« . V **^^ Antipodes . *
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Publishers’ Circular (1880-1890), Jan. 15, 1890, page 3, in the Nineteenth-Century Serials Edition (2008; 2018) ncse.ac.uk/periodicals/pc/issues/tec_15011890/page/5/