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Page 452 - The Life and Death of John of Barneveld, Advocate of Holland : with a View of the Primary Causes and Movements of "The Thirty Years
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Page 201 - Chemistry, Medicine, Surgery, and the Allied Sciences. A DICTIONARY of CHEMISTRY and the Allied Branches of other Sciences.
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Page 74 - APPLETONS' FIFTH READER ., 1 25 CHIEF MERITS. These Readers, while avoiding extremes and one-sided tendencies, combine into one harmonious whole the several results desirable to be attained in a series of school reading-books. These include good pictorial illustrations, a combination of the word and phonic methods, careful grading, drill on the peculiar combinations of letters that represent vowel-sounds, correct spelling, exercises well arranged for the pupil's preparation by himself (so that he...
Page 480 - A History of Our Own Times, from the Accession of Queen Victoria to the General Election of 1880.