The Month and Catholic Review

The Month and Catholic Review

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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. 1881 edition. Excerpt: ...Rawes has a wide circle of admiring readers, and we need do no more than chronicle the appearance of this new edition of his little volume of sacred poems. They are far too thoughtful to be discussed in a cursory notice, and we are glad to see that they are appreciated. 4. Lily, the Lost One; or, the fatal effects of deception. By Miss K. M. Weld. Bums and Oates, 1881.--Lily, the lost one is not, as the title might imply, a girl who gets lost by practising deception. It is her father who deceives and gets into one trouble after another, and is punished by the loss first of his wife, and then of his only child, whom he never sees till he finds her on her death-bed in St. Elisabeth's Hospital. The main part of the story is occupied with the sufferings of the poor girl, whose mother dies at the beginning of the story at a roadside inn in Wales, leaving no clue to her name and connections. The story is gracefully told. 5. Preelections dogmaticm de Deo Uno quas in C.R. Universitate Oenipontana habuit Ferdinandus Alois Stentnip, S.J. (Rauch) 1879.--This excellent theological treatise represents a certain part of the teaching imparted in the College of the Society of Jesus at Innsbruck. Deep and solid argument de Deo Uno was never surely more needed than in these days of pettifogging atheism, when every little pedant who has dabbled in science thinks himself qualified to deny his Maker. 6. The Girl's Spiritual Calendar. Translated from the French of the Author of Golden Grains. By Josephine M. Black. Dublin: M. H. Gill and Son.--With a great deal of excellent advice contained in this pious "Girl's Own Book," there is a certain admixture of artificial spirituality which is not at home in its English dress, and which is not the product...
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  • Paperback
  • 189 x 246 x 13mm | 445g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236946456
  • 9781236946454