Frank Leslie's Popular Monthly Volume 28

Frank Leslie's Popular Monthly Volume 28

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1889 edition. Excerpt: an elaborate eulogy upon tho memory of the lato Henry Ward Beccher; the second, "Death the Interpreter," is also in tho nature of a personal tribute to the great preacher. No analysis of tho clear, earnest and scholarly pulpit utterances of Dr. Abbott is needed here; nnd this volume, containing a selection of his most notable sermons, printed from stenographic reports as they wero delivered--not written--will form a, valuable contribution to religious literature. Ur. Sherman F. Denton, artist to tho United States Fish Commission, has published, under tho title of " A Collector's Rambles' (Lee A Shepard) an account of tho travels of himself and brother in Australia. New Zealand and New Guinea. The book, which is written in a pleasant colloquial style, is full of anecdote and information, always from tho nnturalist's point of view, and the author's illustrations help it out materially. The latest seri.-il story from tho popular pen of Etta W. Pierce, familiar already to the readers of Frank Leslie's Popular Monthly, has been secured for this magazine. Tho first installment will appear in the next (October) number, and its powerful dramatic quality cannot fail to enchain at onco all readers of the author's previous romances, as well as tho new clientele for whom that experience is yet in store. The now Century Dictionary, which is to bo the Btandard illustrated encyclopedic lexicon of tho English languago, has begun to appear in sections, after years of laborious preparation. There will be twenty-four of these sections, published by subscription, at intervals of ono month; and tho complete work will make six quarto volumes. RECENT PROGRESS IN SCIENCE. From a review of the results of tho artificial propagation of shad by more

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  • Paperback | 618 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 32mm | 1,089g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236938046
  • 9781236938046