2 DECEMBER 1865, Page 22

Benaiah ; a Tale of the Captivity. By Mrs. Webb.

(Jackson, Wal- ford, and Hodder.)—We suppose that there is a public which likes to see the Scripture characters put into a story and talking the language of the nineteenth century. For the delectation of such persons Mrs. Webb and the publisher have combined to put forth a very pleasant- looking illustrated volume, which contains an account of the fortunes of a number of people who are grouped round Nehemiah.