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Bryan's Biographical and Critical Dictionary of Painters and
Engravers. With a List of Cyphers, Monograms, and Marks. By Michael
Bryan. New edition, thoroughly revised and enlarged by R. E. Graves,
of the British Museum, and Walter Armstrong, R.A. 2 vols. imperial
8vo. buckram, _3l. 3s._, or in 12 parts, _5s._ each.

Edward Burne-Jones. A Record and Review. By Malcolm Bell. Illustrated
with over 100 Reproductions of the most popular pictures by the
Artist; including many paintings and drawings hitherto unpublished,
and a representative selection of his designs for stained glass,
tapestry, &c. With full and complete lists of his finished works and
of his cartoons. Super Royal 4to., white buckram, _3l. 3s._

Architectural Studies in France. By the late Rev. J. T. Petit, F.S.A.
New edition, revised by Edward Bell, M.A., F.S.A. Fcap. 4to. with 260
Illustrations, _15s._ net.

The Principles of Gothic Ecclesiastical Architecture. By M. H. Bloxam.
With numerous Woodcuts by Jewitt. 11th edition. Crown 8vo. 2 vols.
_15s._ Companion Volume on CHURCH VESTMENTS. _7s. 6d._

The History of Hampton Court Palace. Profusely Illustrated with
Copper-plates, Autotypes, Etchings, Engravings, Maps, and Plans. By
Ernest Law, B.A. In 3 vols. fcap. 4to. Vol. I. - IN TUDOR TIMES, _21s._
TIMES, _31s. 6d._

The Book of Sun-dials. Collected by Mrs. Alfred Gatty, Author of
'Parables from Nature,' &c. Edited by Horatio K. F. Eden and Eleanor
Lloyd. With numerous Illustrations. 3rd edition. Fcap. 4to. _15s._

The Art of Sketching from Nature. By P. H. Delamotte. Illustrated by
24 Woodcuts and 20 Coloured Plates, arranged progressively from
Water-colour Drawings by Prout, E. W. Cooke, R.A., Girtin, Varley, De
Wint, and the Author. New edition. Royal 4to. _21s._

Principle in Art. By Coventry Patmore. 2nd edit. Fcap. 8vo. _5s._

Leonardo da Vinci's Treatise on Painting. With a Life of Leonardo. New
edition, revised, with numerous Plates. Small post 8vo. _5s._

Lectures and Lessons on Art. By the late F. W. Moody, Instructor in
Decorative Art at South Kensington Museum. With Diagrams to illustrate
Composition and other matters. 5th edition. Demy 8vo. sewed, _4s. 6d._

A Concise History of Painting. By Mrs. Charles Heaton. New edition,
revised, by Cosmo Monkhouse. Small post 8vo. _5s._

Lanzi's History of Painting in Italy, from the Period of the Revival
of the Fine Arts to the End of the Eighteenth Century. With a
Biographical Notice of the Author, Indexes, and Portraits. Translated
by Thomas Roscoe. 3 vols. small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._ each.

Cunningham's Lives of the Most Eminent British Painters. A new
edition, with Notes and Sixteen fresh Lives. By Mrs. Heaton. 3 vols.
small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._ each.

Vasari's Lives of the Most Eminent Painters, Sculptors, and
Architects. Translated by Mrs. J. Foster, with Notes, Index, and
Portrait. 6 vols. small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._ each.

Didron's Christian Iconography. A History of Christian Art in the
Middle Ages. Translated from the French, with additions, &c., by
Margaret Stokes. 2 vols. small post 8vo. _5s._ each.

Flaxman's Classical Compositions, reprinted in a cheap form for the
use of Art Students. Oblong demy, paper cover, _2s. 6d._ each.

FROM DANTE'S DIVINE DRAMA. 37 Designs. Oblong, paper cover,
_2s. 6d._

Flaxman. Lectures on Sculpture, as delivered before the President and
Members of the Royal Academy. By J. Flaxman, R.A. With 53 Plates. New
edition. Small post 8vo. _6s._

The Anatomy and Philosophy of Expression as Connected with the Fine
Arts. By Sir Charles Bell, K.H. 7th edition, revised. Small post 8vo.

An Illustrated History of Arms and Armour, from the Earliest Period.
By Augusto Demmin. Translated by C. C. Black, M.A., Assistant Keeper,
South Kensington Museum. With nearly 2000 Illustrations. Small post
8vo. _7s. 6d._

Fairholt's Costume in England. A History of Dress to the end of the
Eighteenth Century. 3rd edition. Revised by the Hon. H. A. Dillon,
F.S.A. Illustrated with above 700 Engravings. 2 vols. sm. post 8vo.
_5s._ each.

A History of British Costume, from the Earliest Time to the close of
the Eighteenth Century. By J. R. Planché, Somerset Herald. With Index
and upwards of 400 Illustrations. Small post 8vo. _5s._


Bonn's Handbooks of Athletic Sports. In 8 vols. Sm. post 8vo. _6d._

Vol. I. - Cricket, by Hon. and Rev. E. Lyttelton. Lawn Tennis,
by H. W. W. Wilberforce. Tennis, Rackets, and Fives, by Julian
Marshall, Major Spens, and Rev. J. A. Tait. Golf, by W. T.
Linskill. Hockey, by F. S. Creswell.

Vol. II. - Rowing and Sculling, by W. B. Woodgate. Sailing, by
E. F. Knight. Swimming, by M. and J. R. Cobbett.

Vol. III. - Boxing, by R. G. Allanson-Winn, Broadsword and
Single Stick, with chapters on Quarterstaff, Bayonet, Cudgel,
Shillalah, Walking-Stick, and Umbrella, by R. G. Allanson-Winn
and C. Phillipps-Wolley. Wrestling, by Walter Armstrong.
Fencing, by H. A. Colmore Dunn.

Vol. IV. - Rugby Football, by Harry Vassall. Association
Football, by C. W. Alcock. Baseball, by Newton Crane.
Rounders, Bowls, Quoits, Curling, Skittles, &c., by C. C. Mott
and J. M. Walker.

Vol. V. - Cycling and Athletics, by H. H. Griffin. Skating, by
Douglas Adams.

Vol. VI. - Practical Horsemanship, including Riding for Ladies,
by W. A. Kerr, V.C.

Vol. VII. - Driving and Stable Management, by W. A. Kerr, V.C.
[_In the press._

Vol. VIII. - Gymnastics, by A. F. Jenkin. Clubs, by G. T. B.
Cobbett and A. F. Jenkin; and Dumb-bells. [_In the press._

Bohn's Handbooks of Games. New edition. In 2 vols. Small post 8vo.
_3s. 6d._ each.

Vol. I. - TABLE GAMES: Billiards, with Pool, Pyramids, and
Snooker, by Major-General A. W. Drayson, F.R.A.S., with a
preface by W. J. Peall. Bagatelle, by 'Berkeley.' Chess, by R.
F. Green. Draughts, Backgammon, Dominoes, Solitaire, Reversi,
Go-Bang, Rouge et Noir, Roulette, E.O., Hazard, Faro, by

Vol. II. - CARD GAMES: Whist, by Dr. William Pole, F.R.S.,
Author of 'The Philosophy of Whist,' &c. Solo Whist, by R. F.
Green. Piquet, Ecarté, Euchre, Bézique, and Cribbage, by
'Berkeley.' Poker, Loo, Vingt-et-un, Napoleon, Newmarket, Pope
Joan, Speculation, &c. &c., by Baxter-Wray.

Morphy's Games of Chess, being the Matches and best Games played by
the American Champion, with explanatory and analytical Notes by J.
Löwenthal. With short Memoir and Portrait of Morphy. Sm. post 8vo.

Staunton's Chess-Player's Handbook. A Popular and Scientific
Introduction to the Game. With numerous diagrams. _5s._

- - Chess Praxis. A Supplement to the Chess-player's Handbook.
Containing the most important modern improvements in the Openings;
Code of Chess Laws; and a Selection of Morphy's Games. Small post 8vo.

- - Chess-Player's Companion. Comprising a Treatise on Odds,
Collection of Match Games, and a Selection of Original Problems. With
coloured Frontispiece. Small post 8vo. _5s._

Chess Studies and End-Games. In Two Parts. Part I. Chess Studies. Part
II. Miscellaneous End-Games. By B. Horwitz and J. Kling. 2nd edition,
revised by the Rev. W. Wayte, M.A. Demy 8vo. _7s. 6d._

Schools and Masters of Fence, from the Middle Ages to the Eighteenth
Century. With a Sketch of the Development of the Art of Fencing with
the Rapier and the Small Sword, and a Bibliography of the Fencing Art
during that Period. By Egerton Castle, M.A. With numerous
Illustrations. 2nd edition. Crown 8vo. _7s. 6d._

Oars and Sculls, and How to Use them. By W. B. Woodgate, M.A.,
Brasenose College, Oxford. Crown 8vo. _2s. 6d._

Dancing as an Art and Pastime. With 40 full-page illustrations from
life. By Edward Scott. Crown 8vo. _6s._



The only Series issued at a moderate price, by Writers who are in the
first rank in their respective departments.

'The best instruction on games and sports by the best authorities, at
the lowest prices.' - _Oxford Magazine._

Small 8vo. cloth, Illustrated. Price _1s._ each.

Cricket. By the Hon. and Rev. E. LYTTELTON.

Lawn Tennis. By H. W. W. WILBERFORCE. With a Chapter for
Ladies, by Mrs. HILLYARD.

Tennis and Rackets and Fives. By JULIAN MARSHALL, Major J.

Golf. By W. T. LINSKILL.

Rowing and Sculling. By W. B. WOODGATE.

Sailing. By E. F. KNIGHT, dbl. vol. _2s._


Camping out. By A. A. MACDONELL. Double vol. _2s._

Canoeing. By Dr. J. D. HAYWARD. [_In the Press._

Athletics. By H. H. GRIFFIN. With contributions by E. H.
Pelling, H. C. L. Tindall, J. L. Greig, T. Jennings, C. F.
Daft, J. Kibblewhite, Tom Ray, Sid Thomas, and the Rev. W.

Riding. By W. A. KERR, V.C. Double vol. _2s._

Ladies' Riding. By W. A. KERR, V.C.

Boxing. By R. G. ALLANSON-WINN. With Prefatory Note by Bat

Cycling. By H. H. GRIFFIN, L.A.C., N.C.U., C.T.C. With a
Chapter for Ladies, by Miss L. C. DAVIDSON.

Wrestling. By WALTER ARMSTRONG ('Cross-buttocker').


Broadsword and Singlestick. By R. G. ALLANSON-WINN and C.

Gymnastics. By A. F. JENKIN. Double vol. _2s._

Indian Clubs. By G. T. B. COBBETT & A. F. JENKIN. [_In the

Football - Rugby Game. By HARRY VASSALL.

Football - Association Game. By C. W. ALCOCK.

Hockey. By F. S. CRESWELL. (In Paper Cover, _6d._)

Skating. By DOUGLAS ADAMS. With a Chapter for Ladies, by Miss
L. CHEETHAM, and a Chapter on Speed Skating, by a Fen Skater.
Dbl. vol. _2s._

Baseball. By NEWTON CRANE.

Rounders, Fieldball, Bowls, Quoits, Curling, Skittles, &c. By
J. M. WALKER and C. C. MOTT.


'No well-regulated club or country house should be without this useful
series of books.' - _Globe._

Small 8vo. cloth, Illustrated. Price _1s._ each.

Whist. By Dr. WM. POLE, F.R.S.

Solo Whist. By ROBERT F. GREEN.

Billiards. The Art of Practical Billiards for Amateurs, with
chapters on Pool, Pyramids, and Snooker. By Major-Gen. A. W.
DRAYSON, F.R.A.S. With a Preface by W. J. Peall.

Chess. By ROBERT F. GREEN, Editor of the 'British Chess

The Two-Move Chess Problem. By B. G. LAWS.

Draughts and Backgammon. By 'BERKELEY.'

Reversi and Go Bang. By 'BERKELEY.'

Dominoes and Solitaire. By 'BERKELEY.'

Bézique and Cribbage. By 'BERKELEY.'

Écarté and Euchre. By 'BERKELEY.'

Piquet and Rubicon Piquet. By 'BERKELEY.'


Round Games, including Poker, Napoleon, Loo, Vingt-et-un,
Newmarket, Commerce, Pope Joan, Speculation, Spin,
Snip-Snap-Snorum, Jig, Cassino, My Bird Sings, Spoil-Five, and


(_See also 'Standard Books.'_)

Björnson's Arne and the Fisher Lassie. Translated from the Norse with
an Introduction by W. H. LOW, M.A. Small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._

Burney's Evelina; or, The History of a Young Lady's Entrance into the
World. By Frances Burney (Mme. D'Arblay). With an Introduction and
Notes by A. E. Ellis. Small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._

- - Cecilia. 2 vols. small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._ each.

Cervantes' Galatea. A Pastoral Romance. Translated from the Spanish by
G. W. J. Gyll. Small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._

- - Exemplary Novels. Translated from the Spanish by Walter K. Kelly.
Small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._

- - Don Quixote de la Mancha. Motteux's Translation, revised. With
Lockhart's Life and Notes. 2 vols. small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._ each.

Classic Tales, containing Rasselas, Vicar of Wakefield, Gulliver's
Travels, and The Sentimental Journey. Small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._

De Staël's Corinne or Italy. By Madame de Staël. Translated by Emily
Baldwin and Paulina Driver. Small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._

Ebers' Egyptian Princess. An Historical Novel. By George Ebers.
Translated by E. S. Buchheim. Small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._

Fielding's Adventures of Joseph Andrews and His Friend Mr. Abraham
Adams. With Cruikshank's Illustrations. _3s. 6d._

- - History of Tom Jones, a Foundling. Roscoe's Edition, with George
Cruikshank's Illustrations. 2 vols. small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._ each.

- - Amelia. Illustrated by George Cruikshank. _5s._

Gil Blas, the Adventures of. Translated by Smollett. Illustrated by
Smirke and Cruikshank. Small post 8vo. _6s._

Hauff's Tales. The Caravan - The Sheik of Alexandria - The Inn in the
Spessart. Translated by S. Mendel. Small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._

Hawthorne's Tales. 3 vols. Small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._ each.

Hoffmann's Tales. The Serapion Brethren. Translated by Lieut.-Col.
Ewing. 2 vols. Small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._ each.

Manzoni. The Betrothed. By Alessandro Manzoni. With numerous Woodcut
Illustrations. Small Post 8vo. _5s._

Stinde (J.) The Buchholz Family. Sketches of Berlin Life. By Julius
Stinde. Translated from the 49th edition of the German by L. Dora
Schmitz. Popular edition, picture boards, _2s._; cloth, _3s._

- - The Buchholz Family. Second Part. Crown 8vo. cloth, _3s._

- - The Buchholzes in Italy. Translated from the 37th edition of the
original by Harriet F. Powell. Crown 8vo. _3s._

- - Frau Wilhelmine. Being the Conclusion of 'The Buchholz Family.'
Translated by Harriet F. Powell. Crown 8vo. _3s._


Andersen (Hans Christian). Fairy Tales and Sketches. Translated by C.
C. Peachey, H. Ward, A. Plesner, &c. With numerous Illustrations by
Otto Speckter and others. 7th thousand. Crown 8vo. _3s. 6d._

- - Tales for Children. With 48 full-page Illustrations by Wehnert,
and 57 small Engravings on Wood by W. Thomas. 13th thousand. Crown
8vo. _3s. 6d._

- - Danish Legends and Fairy Tales. Translated from the Original by
Caroline Peachey. With a Short Life of the Author, and 120 Wood
Engravings, chiefly by Foreign Artists. Small post 8vo. _5s._

Edgeworth's Stories for Children. With 8 Illustrations by L. Speed.
Small post 8vo. _3s. 6d._

Grimm's Gammer Grethel; or, German Fairy Tales and Popular Stories,
containing 42 Fairy Tales. Translated by Edgar Taylor. With numerous
Woodcuts after George Cruikshank and Ludwig Grimm. _3s. 6d._

- - Tales. With the Notes of the Original. Translated by Mrs. A.
Hunt. With Introduction by Andrew Lang, M.A. 2 vols. _3s. 6d._ each.

Stowe's Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life among the Lowly. With Introductory
Remarks by Rev. J. Sherman. With 8 full-page Illustrations. Small post
8vo. _3s. 6d._

The Wide, Wide World. A Story. By Elizabeth Wetherell. Sm. post 8vo.
_3s. 6d._


_Uniform Illustrated Edition. Small post 8vo. 3s. 6d. each._

Poor Jack.
The Mission; or, Scenes in Africa.
The Pirate, and Three Cutters.
Peter Simple.
The Settlers in Canada.
The Privateersman.
Masterman Ready.
Midshipman Easy.


Parables from Nature. Illustrated Edition. With Notes on the Natural
History, and numerous full-page Illustrations by W. Holman Hunt, E.
Burne Jones, J. Tenniel, J. Wolf, and other eminent artists. Complete
edition with short Memoir by J. H. Ewing. Fcap. 4to. _10s. 6d._

UNIFORM EDITION. 2 vols. Fcap. 8vo. _3s. 6d._ each.

POCKET VOLUME EDITION. 2 vols. Imp. 32mo. _5s._

CHEAP EDITION. Illustrated. 2 vols. Fcap. 4to. paper covers,
_1s._ each; or bound in 1 vol. cloth, _3s._

The Fairy Godmothers, and other Tales. 7th edition. _2s. 6d._

Worlds not Realised, and Proverbs Illustrated. 3rd edition. _3s. 6d._

Domestic Pictures and Tales. With 6 Illustrations. _3s. 6d._

Aunt Judy's Tales. Illustr. by Clara S. Lane. 9th edition. _3s. 6d._

The Hundredth Birthday, and other Tales. With Illustrations by
Phiz. New edition, revised. _3s. 6d._


_Uniform Edition, in 9 vols._

We and The World. A Story for Boys. By the late Juliana Horatio Ewing.
With 7 Illustrations by W. L. Jones. 4th edition. _3s._

A Flat Iron for a Farthing; or, Some Passages in the Life of an Only
Son. With 12 Illustrations by H. Allingham. 16th edition. _3s._

Mrs. Overtheway's Remembrances. Illustrated with 9 fine full-page
Engravings by Pasquier, and Frontispiece by Wolf. 5th edition. _3s._

Six to Sixteen: A Story for Girls. With 10 Illustrations by Mrs.
Allingham. 8th edition. _3s._

Jan of the Windmill: a Story of the Plains. With 11 Illustrations by
Mrs. Allingham. 5th edition. _3s._

A Great Emergency. A very Ill-tempered Family - Our Field - Madame
Liberality. With 4 Illustrations. 3rd edition. _3s._

Melchior's Dream. The Blackbird's Nest - Friedrich's Ballad - A Bit of
Green - Monsieur the Viscount's Friend - The Yew Lane Ghosts - A Bad
Habit - A Happy Family. With 8 Illustrations by Gordon Browne. 7th
edition. _3s._

Lob-Lie-by-the-Fire, or the Luck of Lingborough; and other Tales. With
3 Illustrations by George Cruikshank. 4th edition. Imp. 16mo. _3s.

The Brownies. The Land of Lost Toys - Three Christmas-trees - An Idyl of
the Wood - Christmas Crackers - Amelia and the Dwarfs - Timothy's
Shoes - Benjy in Beastland. Illustrated by George Cruikshank. 7th
edition. Imp. 16mo. _3s. 6d._


_Fcap. 4to. double columns, Illustrated, 1s. each._

Mrs. Ewing's Melchior's Bream, and other Tales.

- - A Flat Iron for a Farthing.

- - Six to Sixteen.

- - We and the World.

- - Mrs. Overtheway's Remembrances.

- - Jan of the Windmill.

- - A Great Emergency, and other Tales.

- - The Brownies, and other Tales.

Mrs. Gatty's Parables from Nature. Two Series, each _1s._

Miss Procter's Legends and Lyrics. Two Series, each _1s._

Hector. A Story for Young People. With 12 Illustrations by W. J.
Hennessey. By Flora Shaw, Author of 'Castle Blair.'

Andersen's Tales. Translated by Caroline Peachey.

London: GEORGE BELL & SONS, York Street, Covent Garden.

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