History of Scotland for junior classes

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Page 39 - I tell thee, thou'rt defied! And if thou said'st I am not peer To any lord in Scotland here, Lowland or Highland, far or near, Lord Angus, thou hast lied!
Page 11 - The whole work has been composed with a view to conversation, a great number of the Exercises being in the form of questions and answers.
Page 13 - Hunter's Livy. Books XXI. to XXV. With Critical and Explanatory Notes. Reduced to 3s. Latin Prose Composition: The Construction of Clauses, with Illustrations from Cicero and Caesar; a Vocabulary containing an Explanation of every Word in the Text; and an Index Verborum. By JOHN MASSIE, AM 3s.
Page 6 - Professor of Anglo-Saxon in the University of Oxford; Author of the Anglo-Saxon Dictionary, etc., etc. " Quite a practical work, and contains a vast quantity of important information, well arranged, and brought up to the present improved state of philology. I have never seen so much matter brought together in so short a space.
Page 10 - SURENNE'S VOLTAIRE'S HISTOIRE DE CHARLES XII. Is. stiff wrapper ; or Is. 6d. bound. SURENNE'S VOLTAIRE'S HISTOIRE DE RUSSIE SOUS PIERRE LE GRAND.
Page 40 - Lord Marmion turned — well was his need — And dashed the rowels in his steed, Like arrow through the archway sprung, The ponderous grate behind him rung; To pass there was such scanty room, The bars descending razed his plume.
Page 5 - A COMPLETE SYSTEM OF ARITHMETIC, Theoretical and Practical; containing the Fundamental Rules, and their Application to Mercantile Computations; Vulgar and Decimal Fractions; Involution and Evolution; Series; Annuities, Certain and Contingent. By Mr TROTTEB.
Page 117 - ... by him ; and that all these gatherings, convocations, petitions, protestations and erecting and keeping of council tables that were used in the beginning and for carrying on of the late troubles were unlawful and seditious ; and particularly that those oaths, whereof the one was commonly called the National Covenant...

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