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ought before now to have drawn attention to that admirable example of the best kind of- historical biography, Sir John Hawkins.: The Time and the Man, by Mr. James A. Williamson......

" In The Past, Patriotism Meant Taking The Right Side

of the one great issue of national self-government, and expressed itself largely in polities and speech-making. It should now express itself in doing solid work." Thus speaks an......

To The Man Who Takes The Gifts Of Earth With

due thankfulness, there must always be something to inspire reverence in the vineyards of Southern and Central France, where so much of the best and purest wine is made. A Book......

A Library List

ART awn ARCHITECTURE :--French Art in the XIXth Century. ART - -AND Gabriel Moure3r. (The Studio. 10s. 6d.) Famous Scottish Houses. By Thonias Hannan. (Black. 12s. 6d.) The......

General Knowledge Questions

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