A Catalogue of Books and Announcements of Methuen and Company, Publishers (1899) 


A CATALOGUE OF BOOKS
AND ANNOUNCEMENTS OF
METHUEN AND COMPANY
PUBLISHERS : LONDON
36 ESSEX STREET
W.C.

CONTENTS

FORTHCOMING BOOKS, . . . : 2 
POETRY, ...... 13
BELLES LETTRES, ANTHOLOGIES, ETC., . . 14 
ILLUSTRATED BOOKS, . . . . .15
HISTORY, ....... 15
BYZANTINE TEXTS, ..... 17
BIOGRAPHY, ...... 18
TRAVEL, ADVENTURE AND TOPOGRAPHY, . . 18 
NAVAL AND MILITARY, .... 21
GENERAL LITERATURE, . . . .21
SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY, .... 23
PHILOSOPHY, ...... 24
THEOLOGY, ...... 24
FICTION, .:.... 27
BOOKS FOR BOYS AND GIRLS, .... 35
THE PEACOCK LIBRARY, .... 35
UNIVERSITY EXTENSION SERIES, ... 36 
SOCIAL QUESTIONS OF TO-DAY ... 37
EDUCATIONAL BOOKS, .... 38

OCTOBER 1899


OCTOBER 1899.

MESSRS. METHUEN'S

ANNOUNCEMENTS

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Travel and Adventure

THE HIGHEST ANDES. By E. A. FITZGERALD. With 40 Illustrations, 10 of which are Photogravures, and a Large Map. Royal 8vo. 30s. net.

Also, a Small Edition on Handmade Paper, limited to 50 Copies, 4to. 」5, 5s,

A narrative of the highest climb yet accomplished. The illustrations have been reproduced with the greatest care, and the book, in addition to its adventurous interest, contains appendices of great scientific value. It also contains a very elaborate map, and a panorama.

THROUGH ASIA. By SVEN HEDIN. With 300 Illustrations from Photographs and Sketches by the Author, and 3 Maps. Second and cheaper Edition in 16 Fortnightly Parts at 1s. each net; or in two volumes. Royal 8vo. 20s. net.

Extracts from reviews of this great book, which The Times has called 'one of the best books of the century,' will be found on p. 15. The present form of issue places it within the reach of buyers of moderate means.

THE CAROLINE ISLANDS By F. W. CHRISTIAN. With many Illustrations and Maps. Demy 8vo. 12s. 6d. net. This book contains a history and complete description of these islands葉heir physical features, fauna, flora; the habits, and religious beliefs of the inhabitants. It is the result of many years' residence among the natives, and is the only worthy work on the subject.

THREE YEARS IN SAVAGE AFRICA. By LIONEL DECLE. With 100 Illustrations and 5 Maps. Cheaper Edition. Demy 8vo. 10s. 6d. net.

A NEW RIDE TO KHIVA. By R. L. JEFFERSON. Illustrated. Crown 8vo. 6s.

The account of an adventurous ride on a bicycle through Russia and the deserts of Asia to Khiva.

Poetry

PRESENTATION EDITIONS

BARRACK-ROOM BALLADS. By RUDYARD KIPLING. 58th Thousand. Crown 8vo. Leather, gilt top, 6s. net.

THE SEVEN SEAS. By RUDYARD KIPLING. 47th Thousand. Crown 8vo. Leather, gilt top, 6s. net. |3  

ENGLISH LYRICS. Selected and arranged by W. E. HENLEY. Second and cheaper Edition. Fcp. 8vo, 2s. 6d. Leather, 3s. 6d. net.

LYRA FRIVOLA. By A. D. GODLEY, M.A., Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford. Pott 8vo. 2s. 6d. A little volume of occasional verse, chiefly academic.

The Works of Shakespeare 

General Editor, EDWARD DOWDEN, Litt. D. 

MESSRS. METHUEN have in preparation an Edition of Shakespeare in single Plays. Each play will be edited with a full Introduction, Textual Notes, and a Commentary at the foot of the page. The first volume will be :

HAMLET. Edited by EDWARD DOWDEN. Demy 8vo. 3s. 6d.

History and Biography

THE LETTERS OF ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON. Arranged and Edited with Notes by SIDNEY COLVIN. Demy 8vo. 2 vols. 25s. net.

These highly important and interesting volumes contain the correspondence of Robert Louis Stevenson from his eighteenth year to almost the last day of his life, selected and edited, with notes and introductions, by Mr. Sidney Colvin, his most intimate friend. The letters are very various in subject and character, being addressed partly to his family and private friends, and partly to such well known living or lately deceased men of letters as Mr. Hamerton, Mr. J. A. Symonds, Mr. Henry James, Mr. James Payn, Dr. Conan Doyle, Mr. J. M. Barrie, Mr. Edmund Gosse, Mr. F. Locker-Lampson, Mr. Cosmo Monkhouse, Mr. Andrew Lang, Mr. W. E. Henley, and the Editor himself. They present a vivid and brilliant autobiographical picture of the mind and character of the distinguished author. It was originally intended that a separate volume containing a full narrative and critical Life by the Editor should appear simultaneously with the letters, and form part of the work: but the publication of this has for various reasons been postponed.

THE LIFE AND LETTERS OF SIR JOHN EVERETT MILLAIS, President of the Royal Academy. By his Son, J. G. MILLAIS. With nearly 300 Illustrations, of which 9 are in photogravure. Two volumes. Royal 8vo. 32s. net.

An edition limited to 350 copies will also be printed. This will contain 22 of Millais' great paintings reproduced in photogravure, with a case containing an extra set of these Photogravures pulled on India paper. The price of this edition will be 」4, 4s. net.

In these two magnificent volumes is contained the authoritative biography of the most distinguished and popular painter of the last half of the century. They contain the story of his extraordinary boyhood, of his early struggles and triumphs, of the founding of the Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood, now first given to the world in authentic detail, of the painting of most of his famous pictures, of his friendships with many of the most distinguished men of the day in art, letters, and politics, of his home life, and of his sporting tastes. There are a large |4 number of letters to his wife describing the circumstances under which his pictures were painted, letters from Her Majesty the Queen, Lord Beaconsfield, Mr. Gladstone, Mr. Watts, Sir William Harcourt, Lord Rosebery, Lord Leighton, etc., etc. Among them are several illustrated letters from Landseer, Leech, Du Maurier, and Mike Halliday. The last letter that Lord Beacons-field wrote before his death is reproduced in fac-simile. Mr. Val Prinsep contributes his reminiscences of Millais in a long and most interesting chapter. Not the least attractive and remarkable feature of this book will be the magnificence of its illustrations. No more complete representation of the art of any painter has ever been produced on the same scale. The owners of Sir John Millais' most famous pictures and their copyrights have generously given their consent to their reproduction in his biography, and, in addition to those pictures with which the public is familiar, over two hundred pictures and sketches which have never been reproduced before, and which, in all probability, will never be seen again by the general public, will appear in these pages. The early chapters contain sketches made by Millais at the age of seven. There follow some exquisite drawings made by him during his Pre-Raphaelite period, a large number of sketches and studies made for his great pictures, water colour sketches, pen-and-ink sketches, and drawings, humorous and serious. There are ten portraits of Millais himself, including two by Mr. Watts and Sir Edward Burne Jones. There is a portrait of Dickens, taken after death, and a sketch of D. G. Rossetti. Thus the book will be not only a biography of high interest and an important contribution to the history of English art, but in the best sense of the word, a beautiful picture book.

THE EXPANSION OF EGYPT. A Political and Historical Survey. By A. SILVA WHITE. With four Special Maps. Demy 8vo. 15s. net.

This is an account of the political situation in Egypt, and an elaborate description of the Anglo-Egyptian Administration. It is a comprehensive treatment of the whole Egyptian problem by one who has studied every detail on the spot.

THE VICAR OF MORWENSTOW. A Biography. By S. BARING GOULD,M. A. A new and revised Edition. With Portrait. Crown 8vo. 3s. 6d. This is a completely new edition of the well known biography of R. S. Hawker.

A CONSTITUTIONAL AND POLITICAL HISTORY OF ROME. By T. M. TAYLOR, M.A., Fellow of Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, Senior Chancellor's Medallist for Classics, Porson University Scholar, etc., etc. Crown 8vo. 7s. 6d.

An account of the origin and growth of the Roman Institutions, and a discussion of the various political movements in Rome from the earliest times to the death of Augustus.

A HISTORY OF THE CHURCH OF CYPRUS. By JOHN HACKETT, M,A. With Maps and Illustrations. Demy 8vo. 12s. 6d. net.

A work which brings together all that is known on the subject from the introduction of Christianity to the commencement of the British occupation. A separate division deals with the local Latin Church during the period of the Western Supremacy.

BISHOP LATIMER. By A. J. CARLYLE, M.A. Crown 8vo 8vo 3s. 6d.                                     [Leaders of Religion Series. |5 

Theology

CHRISTIAN MYSTICISM. The Bampton Lectures for 1899. By W. R. INGE, M.A., Fellow and Tutor of Hertford College, Oxford. Demy 8vo. 12s. 6d. net.

A complete survey of the subject from St. John and St. Paul to modern times, covering the Christian Platonists, Augustine, the Devotional Mystics, the Mediaeval Mystics, and the Nature Mystics and Symbolists, including Bhme and Wordsworth.

AN INTRODUCTION TO THE BOOKS OF THE BIBLE.  By W. H. BENNETT, M.A., and W. F. ADENEY, M.A. Crown 8vo. 7s. 6d.

This volume furnishes students with the latest results in biblical criticism, arranged methodically. Each book is treated separately as to date, authorship, etc.

ST. PAUL, THE MASTER-BUILDER. By WALTER LOCK, D.D., Warden of Keble College. Crown 8vo. 3s. 6d. An attempt to popularise the recent additions to our knowledge of St. Paul as a missionary, a statesman and an ethical teacher.

THE OECUMENICAL DOCUMENTS OF THE FAITH. Edited with Introductions and Notes by T. HERBERT BINDLEY, B.D., Merton College, Oxford, Principal of Codrington College and Canon of Barbados, and sometime Examining Chaplain to the Lord Bishop. Crown 8vo. 6s.

THE CREED OF NICAEA. THE TOME OF LEO.
THREE EPISTLES OF CYRIL. THE CHALCEDONIAN DEFINITION.

The Churchman's Bible

General Editor, J. H. BURN, B.D., Examining Chaplain to the Bishop of Aberdeen.

Messrs. METHUEN propose to issue a series of expositions upon most of the books of the Bible. The volumes will be practical and devotional rather than critical in their purpose, and the text of the authorised version will be explained in sections or paragraphs, which will correspond as far as possible with the divisions of the Church Lectionary.

THE EPISTLE OF ST. PAUL TO THE GALATIANS. Explained by A. W. ROBINSON, B.D., Vicar of All Hallows, Barking. Fcap. 8vo, 1s. 6d. net. Leather, 2s. 6d. net.

ECCLESIASTES. Explained by W. A. STREANE, M.A. Fcp. 8vo. 1s. 6d. net. Leather, 2s. 6d. net.

The Churchman's Library

Edited by J. H. BURN, B.D.

THE ENGLISH PRAYER BOOK : Its Literary Workmanship. By J. DOWDEN, D.D., Lord Bishop of Edinburgh. Crown 8vo. 3s. 6d. This volume, avoiding questions of controversy, exhibits the liturgical aims and literary methods of the authors of the Prayer Book. |6 

The Library of Devotion

Pott 8vo. Cloth 2s.; leather 2s. 6d. net. 
NEW VOLUMES.

A SERIOUS CALL TO A DEVOUT AND HOLY LIFE. By WILLIAM LAW. Edited, with an Introduction by C. BIGG, D.D., late Student of Christ Church. This is a reprint, word for word and line for line, of the Editio Princeps.

THE TEMPLE. By GEORGE HERBERT. Edited, with an Introduction and Notes, by E. C. S. GlBSON, D.D., Vicar of Leeds.

This edition contains Walton's Life of Herbert, and the text is that of the first edition.

Science

THE SCIENTIFIC STUDY OF SCENERY. By J. E. MARR, Fellow of St John's College, Cambridge. Illustrated. Crown 8vo. 6s.

An elementary treatise on geomorphology葉he study of the earth's outward forms. It is for the use of students of physical geography and geology, and will also be highly interesting to the general reader.

A HANDBOOK OF NURSING. By M. N. OXFORD, of Guy's Hospital. Crown 8vo. 3s. 6d.

This is a complete guide to the science and art of nursing, containing copious instruction both general and particular.

Classical

THE NICOMACHEAN ETHICS OF ARISTOTLE. Edited, with an Introduction and Notes by JOHN BURNET, M. A., Professor of Greek at St. Andrews. Demy 8vo. 15s. net.

This edition contains parallel passages from the Eudemian Ethics, printed under the text, and there is a full commentary, the main object of which is to interpret difficulties in the light of Aristotle's own rules.

THE CAPTIVI OF PLAUTUS. Edited, with an Introduction, Textual Notes, and a Commentary, by W. M. LINDSAY, Fellow of Jesus College, Oxford. Demy 8vo. 10s. 6d. net,

For this edition all the important MSS. have been re-collated. An appendix deals with the accentual element in early Latin verse. The Commentary is very full.

ZACHARIAH OF MITYLENE. Translated into English by F. J. HAMILTON, D.D., and E. W. BROOKS. Demy 8vo. 12s. 6d. net.           [Byzantine Texts.  |7

Sport

The Library of Sport

THE ART AND PRACTICE OF HAWKING. By E. B. MITCHELL. Illustrated by G. E. LODGE and others. Demy 8vo. 10s. 6d.

A complete description of the Hawks, Falcons, and Eagles used in ancient and modern times, with directions for their training and treatment. It is not only a historical account, but a complete practical guide.

THOUGHTS ON HUNTING. By PETER BECKFORD. Edited by J. OTHO PAGET, and Illustrated by G. H. JALLAND. Demy 8vo. 10s. 6d.

This edition of one of the most famous classics of sport contains an introduction and many footnotes by Mr. Paget, and is thus brought up to the standard of modern knowledge.

General Literature

THE BOOK OF THE WEST. By S. BARING GOULD. With numerous Illustrations. Two volumes. Vol. I. Devon. Vol. II. Cornwall. Crown 8vo. 6s. each,

A description of the counties of Devon and Cornwall, in which the scenery, folk-lore, history, and antiquities of the two counties are treated with full knowledge and high interest.

PONS ASINORUM; OR, A GUIDE TO BRIDGE. By A. HULME BEAMAN. Fcap. 8vo. 2s.

A practical guide, with many specimen games, to the new game of Bridge.

The Little Guides

Pott 8vo, cloth 3s. ; leather, 3s. 6d. net. 
NEW VOLUME.

SHAKESPEARE'S COUNTRY. By B. C. WINDLE, F.R.S., M.A. Illustrated by E. H. NEW. Uniform with Mr. Wells' 'Oxford' and Mr. Thomson's 'Cambridge.'

Methuen's Standard Library

THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE. By EDWARD GIBBON. Edited by J. B. BURY, LL.D., Fellow of Trinity College, Dublin. In Seven Volumes. Demy 8vo, gilt top. 8s. 6d. each. Crown 8vo. 6s. each. Vol. VII. The concluding Volume of this Edition.

THE DIARY OF THOMAS ELLWOOD. Edited by G. C. CRUMP, M.A. Crown 8vo. 6s.

This edition is the only one which contains the complete book as originally published. It contains a long introduction and many footnotes. |8 

LA COMMEDIA DI DANTE ALIGHIERI. Edited by PAGET TOYNBEE, M.A. Crown 8vo. 6s.

This edition of the Italian text of the Divine Comedy, founded on Witte's minor edition, carefully revised, is issued in commemoration of the sixth century of Dante's journey through the three kingdoms of the other world.

Illustrated and Gift Books

THE LIVELY CITY OF LIGG. By GELLETT BURGESS. With many Illustrations by the Author. Small 4to. 3s. 6d.

THE PHIL MAY ALBUM. 4to. 7s.6d.net.

This highly interesting volume contains 100 drawings by Mr. Phil May, and is representative of his earliest and finest work.

ULYSSES ; OR, DE ROUGEMONT OF TROY. Described and depicted by A. H. MILNE. Small quarto. 3s. 6d. 

The adventures of Ulysses, told in humorous verse and pictures.

THE CROCK OF GOLD. Fairy Stories told by S. BARING GOULD, and Illustrated by F. D. BEDFORD. Crown 8vo. 6s.

TOMMY SMITH'S ANIMALS. By EDMUND SELOUS. Illustrated by G. W. ORD. Fcp. 8vo. 2s. 6d. 

A little book designed to teach children respect and reverence for animals.

A BIRTHDAY BOOK. With a Photogravure Frontispiece. Demy 8vo. 10s. 6d.

This is a birthday-book of exceptional dignity, and the extracts have been chosen with particular care. The three passages for each day bear a certain relation to each other, and form a repertory of sententious wisdom from the best authors living or dead.

Educational

PRACTICAL PHYSICS. By H. STROUD, D. Sc., M.A., Professor of Physics in the Durham College of Science, Newcastle-on-Tyne. Fully illustrated. Crown 8vo. 3s. 6d.

[Handbooks of Technology.

GENERAL ELEMENTARY SCIENCE. By J. T. DUNN, D. Sc., and V. A. MUNDELLA. With many Illustrations. Crown 8vo. 3s. 6d. 

[Methuen's Science Primers. |9 

THE METRIC SYSTEM. By LEON DELBOS. Crown 8vo. 2s.

A theoretical and practical guide, for use in elementary schools and by the general reader.

A SOUTH AFRICAN ARITHMETIC. By HENRY HILL, B.A., Assistant Master at Worcester School, Cape Colony. Crown 8vo. 3s. 6d. 

This book has been specially written for use in South African schools.

A KEY TO STEDMAN'S EASY LATIN EXERCISES. By C. G. BOTTING, M.A. Crown 8vo. 3s. net.

NEW TESTAMENT GREEK. A Course for Beginners. By G. RODWELL, B.A. With a Preface by WALTER LOCK, D.D., Warden of Keble College. Fcap. 8vo. 3s. 6d.

EXAMINATION PAPERS IN ENGLISH HISTORY. By J. TAIT WARDLAW, B.A., King's College, Cambridge. Crown 8vo. 2s. 6d. [School Examination Series.

A GREEK ANTHOLOGY. Selected by E. C. MARCHANT, M.A., Fellow of Peterhouse, Cambridge, and Assistant Master at St. Paul's School. Crown 8vo. 3s. 6d.

CICERO DE OFFICIIS. Translated by G. B. GARDINER, M.A. Crown 8vo. 3s. 6d. [Classical Translations.

The Novels of Charles Dickens

Crown 8vo. Each Volume, cloth 3s. net, leather 4s. net.

Messrs. METHUEN have in preparation an edition of those novels of Charles "Dickens which have now passed out of copyright. Mr. George Gissing, whose critical study of Dickens is both sympathetic and acute, has written an Introduction to each of the books, and a very attractive feature of this edition will be the illustrations of the old houses, inns, and buildings, which Dickens described, and which have now in many instances disappeared under the touch of modern civilisation. Another valuable feature will be a series of topographical and general notes to each book by Mr. F. G. Kitton. The books will be produced with the greatest care as to printing, paper and binding.

The first volumes will be :

THE PICKWICK PAPERS. With Illustrations by E. H. NEW. Two Volumes.

NICHOLAS NICKLEBY. With Illustrations by R. J. WILLIAMS. Two Volumes.

BLEAK HOUSE. With Illustrations by BEATRICE ALCOCK. Two Volumes.

OLIVER TWIST. With Illustrations by E. H. NEW. Two Volumes. |10 

The Little Library

Pott 8vo. Each Volume, cloth 1s. 6d. net. ; leather 2s. 6d. net,

Messrs. METHUEN intend to produce a series of small books under the above title, containing some of the famous books in English and other literatures, in the domains of fiction, poetry, and belles lettres. The series will also contain several volumes of selections in prose and verse.

The books will be edited with the most sympathetic and scholarly care. Each one will contain an Introduction which will give (1) a short biography of the author, (2) a critical estimate of the book. Where they are necessary, short notes will be added at the foot of the page.

The Little Library will ultimately contain complete sets of the novels of W. M. Thackeray, Jane Austen, the sisters Bronte, Mrs. Gaskell and others. It will also contain the best work of many other novelists whose names are household words.

Each book will have a portrait or frontispiece in photogravure, and the volumes will be produced with great care in a style uniform with that of 'The Library of Devotion.'

The first volumes will be : A LITTLE BOOK OF ENGLISH LYRICS. With Notes.

PRIDE AND PREJUDICE. By JANE AUSTEN. With an Introduction and Notes by E. V. LUCAS. Two Volumes.

VANITY FAIR. By W. M. THACKERAY. With an Introduction by S. GWVNN. Three Volumes.

PENDENNIS. By W. M. THACKERAY. With an Introduction by S. GWYNN. Three volumes.

EOTHEN. By A. W. KINGLAKE. With an Introduction and Notes.

CRANFORD. By Mrs. GASKELL. With an Introduction and Notes by E. V. LUCAS.

THE INFERNO OF DANTE. Translated by H. F. CARY. With an Introduction and Notes by PAGET TOYNBEE.

JOHN HALIFAX, GENTLEMAN. By MRS. CRAIK. With an Introduction by ANNIE MATHESON. Two volumes.

THE EARLY POEMS OF ALFRED, LORD TENNYSON. Edited by J. C. COLLINS, M.A.

THE PRINCESS. By ALFRED, LORD TENNYSON. Edited by ELIZABETH WORDSWORTH. |11 

MAUD, AND OTHER POEMS. By ALFRED, LORD TENNYSON, Edited by ELIZABETH WORDSWORTH.

IN MEMORIAM. By ALFRED, LORD TENNYSON. Edited by H. C. BEECHING, M.A.

A LITTLE BOOK OF SCOTTISH LYRICS. Arranged and Edited by T. F. HENDERSON.

Fiction

THE KING'S MIRROR. By ANTHONY HOPE. Crown 8vo. 6s.

THE CROWN OF LIFE. By GEORGE GISSING, Author of 'Demos,' 'The Town Traveller,' etc. Crown 8vo. 6s.

A NEW .VOLUME OF WAR STORIES. By STEPHEN CRANE, Author of 'The Red Badge of Courage.' Crown 8vo. 6s.

THE STRONG ARM. By ROBERT BARR. Crown 8vo, 6s.

TO LONDON TOWN. By ARTHUR MORRISON, Author of 'Tales of Mean Streets,' 'A Child of the Jago,' etc. Crown 8vo. 6s.

ONE HOUR AND THE NEXT. By THE DUCHESS OF SUTHERLAND. Crown 8vo. 6s.

SIREN CITY. By BENJAMIN SWIFT, Author of 'Nancy Noon.' Crown 8vo. 6s.

VENGEANCE IS MINE. By ANDREW BALFOUR, Author of 'By Stroke of Sword.' Illustrated. Crown 8vo. 6s.

PRINCE RUPERT THE BUCCANEER. By C. J. CUTCLIFFE HYNE, Author of 'Captain Kettle,' etc. Crown 8vo. 6s.

PABO THE PRIEST. By S. BARING GOULD, Author of 'Mehalah,' etc. Illustrated. Crown 8vo. 6s.

GILES INGILBY. By W. E. NORRIS. Illustrated. Crown 8vo. 6s.

THE PATH OF A STAR. By SARA JEANETTE DUNCAN, Author of 'A Voyage of Consolation.' Illustrated. Crown 8vo. 6s.

THE HUMAN BOY. By EDEN PHILPOTTS, Author of 'Children of the Mist.' With a Frontispiece. Crown 8vo. 6s.

A series of English schoolboy stories, the result of keen observation, and of a most engaging wit.

THE HUMAN INTEREST. By VIOLET HUNT, Author of 'A Hard Woman,'etc. Crown 8vo. 6s. |12 

AN ENGLISHMAN. By MARY L. PENDERED. Crown 8vo. 6s.

A GENTLEMAN PLAYER. By R. N. STEPHENS, Author of 'An Enemy to the King.' Crown 8vo. 6s.

DANIEL WHYTE. By A. J. DAWSON, Author of 'Bismillah.' Crown 8vo. 6s.

A New Edition of the Novels of Marie Corelli

This New Edition is in a more convenient form than the Library Edition, and is issued in a new and specially designed cover.

In Crown 8vo, Cloth, 6s. Leather, 6s. net.

A ROMANCE OF TWO WORLDS.
VENDETTA. 
THELMA. 
ARDATH : THE STORY OF A DEAD SELF. 
THE SOUL OF LILITH.
WORMWOOD.
BARABBAS : A DREAM OF THE WORLD'S TRAGEDY.
THE SORROWS OF SATAN.

The Novelist

MESSRS. METHUEN are making an interesting experiment which constitutes a fresh departure in publishing. They are issuing under the above general title a Monthly Series of New Fiction by popular authors at the price of Sixpence. Each Number is as long as the average Six Shilling Novel. The first numbers of 'THE NOVELIST' are as follows :

I. DEAD MEN TELL NO TALES. E. W. HORNUNG.

[Ready.

II. JENNIE BAXTER, JOURNALIST. ROBERT BARR.

[Ready.

III. THE INCA'S TREASURE. ERNEST GLANVILLE.

[Ready.

IV. A SON OF THE STATE. W. PETT RIDGE.

[Ready.

V. FURZE BLOOM. S. BARING GOULD.

[September.

VI.

[October.

VII.

[November.

VIII. A NEW NOVEL, MRS. MEADE.

[December.


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A CATALOGUE OF

MESSRS. METHUEN'S

PUBLICATIONS
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Poetry

Rudyard Kipling. BARRACK-ROOM BALLADS. By RUDYARD KIPLING. 58th Thousand, Crown 8vo. 6s. 

'Mr. Kipling's verse is strong, vivid, full of character. . . . Unmistakeable genius rings in every line.'Times. 

'The ballads teem with imagination, they palpitate with emotion. We read them with laughter and tears ; the metres throb in our pulses, the cunningly ordered words tingle with life ; and if this be not poetry, what is ?'Pall Mall Gazette.

Rudyard Kipling. THE SEVEN SEAS. By RUDYARD KIPLING. 47th Thousand. Cr. 8vo. Buckram, gilt top. 6s.

'The new poems of Mr. Rudyard Kipling have all the spirit and swing of their predecessors. Patriotism is the solid concrete foundation on which Mr. Kipling has built the whole of his work.'Times.

'The Empire has found a singer; it is no depreciation of the songs to say that statesmen may have, one way or other, to take account of them.'Manchester Guardian.

'Animated through and through with indubitable genius.'Daily Telegraph.

"Q." POEMS AND BALLADS. By "Q." Crown 8vo. 3s.6d. 

'This work has just the faint, ineffable touch and glow that make poetry.'Speaker.

"Q." GREEN BAYS: Verses and Parodies. By"Q." Second Edition. Crown 8vo. 3s. 6d.

E. Mackay. A SONG OF THE SEA. By ERIC MACKAY. Second Edition. Fcap. 8vo. 5s.

'Everywhere Mr. Mackay displays himself the master of a style marked by all the characteristics of the best rhetoric." Globe.

H. Ibsen. BRAND. A Drama by HENRIK IBSEN. Translated by WILLIAM WILSON. Third Edition, Crown 8vo. 3s. 6d.

'The greatest world-poem of the nineteenth century next to "Faust." It is in the same set with "Agamemnon," with "Lear," with the literature that we now instinctively regard as high and holy." Daily Chronicle.

"A. G." VERSES TO ORDER. By "A. G." Crown 8vo. 2s. 6d. net.

'A capital specimen of light academic poetry.'St. James's Gazette.

James Williams. VENTURES IN VERSE. By JAMES WILLIAMS, Fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford. Crown 8vo. 3s. 6d.

'In matter and manner the book is admirable.'Glasgow Herald.

J. G. Cordery. THE ODYSSEY OF HOMER. A Translation by J. G. CORDERY. Crown 8vo. 7s. 6d.

'A spirited, accurate, and scholarly piece of work.'Glasgow Herald. |14 

Belles Lettres, Anthologies, etc.

R. L. Stevenson. VAILIMA LETTERS. By ROBERT Louis STEVENSON. With an Etched Portrait by WILLIAM STRANG. Second Edition. Crown 8vo. Buckram. 6s.

'A fascinating book.'Standard.

'Full of charm and brightness.'Spectator.

'A gift almost priceless.'Speaker.

'Unique in Literature.'Daily Chronicle.

G. Wyndham. THE POEMS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE. Edited with an Introduction and Notes by GEORGE WYNDHAM, M.P. Demy 8vo. Buckram, gilt top. 10s. 6d.

This edition contains the 'Venus,'' Lucrece,' and Sonnets, and is prefaced with an elaborate introduction of over 140 pp.

'One of the most serious contributions to Shakespearian criticism that have been published for some time.'Times.

'We have no hesitation in describing Mr. George Wyndham's introduction as a masterly piece of criticism, and all who love our Elizabethan literature will find a very garden of delight in it.'Spectator.

'Mr. Wyndham's notes are admirable, even indispensable.' Westminster Gazette.

W. E. Henley. ENGLISH LYRICS. Selected and Edited by W. E. HENLEY. Crown 8vo. Buckram, gilt top. 6s.

'It is a body of choice and lovely poetry.' Birmingham Gazette.

Henley and Whibley. A BOOK OF ENGLISH PROSE. Collected by W. E. HENLEY and CHARLES WHIBLEY. Crown 8vo. Buckram, gilt top. 6s.

' Quite delightful. A greater treat for those not well acquainted with pre-Restoration prose could not be imagined." Athenaeum.

H. C. Beeching. LYRA SACRA: An Anthology of Sacred Verse. Edited by H. C. BEECHING, M.A. Crown 8vo. Buckram. 6s.

'A charming selection, which maintains lofty standard of excellence."Times.

"Q." THE GOLDEN POMP. A Procession of English Lyrics. Arranged by A. T. QUILLER COUCH. Crown 8vo. Buckram. 6s.

'A delightful volume: a really golden "Pomp."'Spectator.

W. B. Yeats. AN ANTHOLOGY OF IRISH VERSE. Edited by W. B. YEATS. Crown 8vo. 3s. 6d. 

An attractive and catholic selection. Times.

G. W. Steevens. MONOLOGUES OF THE DEAD. By G. W. STEEVENS. Foolscap 8vo. 3s. 6d. 

'The effect is sometimes splendid, sometimes bizarre, but always amazingly clever.'Pall Mall Gazette.

W. M. Dixon. A PRIMER OF TENNYSON. By W. M. DIXON, M.A. Cr. 8vo. 2s. 6d. 

'Much sound and well-expressed criticism. The bibliography is a boon.'Speaker.

W. A. Craigie. A PRIMER OF BURNS. By W. A. CRAIGIE. Crown 8vo. 2s. 6d. 

' A valuable addition to the literature of the poet.'Times.

L. Magnus. A PRIMER OF WORDSWORTH. By LAURIE MAGNUS. Crown 8vo. 2s. 6d.

' A valuable contribution to Wordsworthian literature.'Literature.

Sterne. THE LIFE AND OPINIONS OF TRISTRAM SHANDY. By LAWRENCE STERNE. With an Introduction by CHARLES WHIBLEY, and a Portrait. 2 vols. 7s. 

' Very dainty volumes are these : the paper, type, and light-green binding are all very agreeable to the eye.'Globe.

Congreve. THE COMEDIES OF WILLIAM CONGREVE. With an Introduction by G. S. STREET, and a Portrait. 2 vols. 7s.

Morier. THE ADVENTURES OF HAJJI BABA OF ISPAHAN. By JAMES MORIER. With an Introduction by E. G. BROWNE, M.A. and a Portrait. 2 vols. 7s. |15 

Walton. THE LIVES OF DONNE, WOTTON, HOOKER, HERBERT AND SANDERSON. By IZAAK WALTON. With an Introduction by VERNON BLACKBURN, and a Portrait. 3s. 6d.

Johnson. THE LIVES OF THE ENGLISH POETS. By SAMUEL JOHNSON, LL.D. With an Introduction by J. H. MILLAR, and a Portrait. 3 vols. 10s. 6d.

Burns. THE POEMS OF ROBERT BURNS. Edited by ANDREW LANG and W. A. CRAIGIE. With Portrait. Second Edition. Demy 8vo, gilt top. 6s.

This edition contains a carefully collated Text, numerous Notes, critical and textual, a critical and biographical Introduction, and a Glossary.

'Among editions in one volume, this will take the place of authority.'Times.

F. Langbridge. BALLADS OF THE BRAVE; Poems of Chivalry, Enterprise, Courage, and Constancy. Edited by Rev. F. LANGBRIDGE. Second Edition. Cr. 8vo. 3s. 6d. School Edition. 2s. 6d. 

' A very happy conception happily carried out. These "Ballads of the Brave" are intended to suit the real tastes of boys, and will suit the taste of the great majority.' 祐pectator. 

'The book is full of splendid things.' World.

Illustrated Books

John Bunyan. THE PILGRIM'S PROGRESS. By JOHN BUNYAN. Edited, with an Introduction, by C. H. FIRTH, M.A. With 39 Illustrations by R. ANNING BELL. Crown 8vo. 6s.

This book contains a long Introduction by Mr.Firth, whose knowledge of the period is unrivalled; and it is lavishly illustrated.

'The best "Pilgrim's Progress.'" Educational Times.

F.D.Bedford. NURSERY RHYMES.. With many Coloured Pictures by F. D. BEDFORD. Super Royal 8vo. 5s. 

'An excellent selection of the best known rhymes, with beautifully coloured pictures exquisitely printed.'Pall Mall Gazette.

S. Baring Gould. A BOOK OF FAIRY TALES retold byS. BARING GOULD. With numerous Illustrations and Initial Letters by ARTHUR J. GASKIN. Second Edition. Cr. 8vo. Buckram. 6s.

'Mr. Baring Gould is deserving of gratitude, in re-writing in simple style the old stories that delighted our fathers and grandfathers.'Saturday Review.

S. Baring Gould. OLD ENGLISH FAIRY TALES. Collected and edited by S. BARING GOULD. With Numerous Illustrations by F. D. BEDFORD. Second Edition. Cr. 8vo. Buckram. 6s. 

'A charming volume.'Guardian.

S. Baring Gould. A BOOK OF NURSERY SONGS AND RHYMES. Edited by S. BARING GOULD, and Illustrated by the Birmingham Art School. Buckram, gilt top. Crown 8vo. 6s.

H. C. Beeching. A BOOK OF CHRISTMAS VERSE. Edited by H. C. BEECHING, M.A., and Illustrated by WALTER CRANE. Cr. 8vo, gilt top. 3s. 6d.

An anthology which, from its unity of aim and high poetic excellence, has a better right to exist than most of its fellows.' Guardian.

History

Gibbon. THE DECLINE AND FALL OF THE ROMAN EMPIRE. By EDWARD GIBBON. A New Edition, Edited with Notes, Appendices, and Maps, by J. B. BURY, LL.D., Fellow of Trinity College, Dublin. In Seven Volumes. Demy 8vo. Gilt top. 8s. 6d. each. Also Cr. 8vo. 6s. |16 each. Vols. I., II., III., IV., V., and VI.

'The time has certainly arrived for a new edition of Gibbon's great work. . . . Professor Bury is the right man to undertake this task. His learning is amazing, both in extent and accuracy. The book is issued in a handy form, and at a moderate price, and it is admirably printed.' Times.

' The standard edition of our great historical classic."Glasgow Herald.

' At last there is an adequate modern edition of Gibbon. . . . The best edition the nineteenth century could produce.' Manchester Guardian.

Flinders Petrie. A HISTORY OF EGY PT.FROM THE EARLIEST TIMES TO THE PRESENT DAY. Edited by W. M. FLINDERS PETRIE, D.C.L., LL.D., Professor of Egyptology at University College. Fully Illustrated. In Six Volumes. Cr. 8vo. 6s. each.

VOL. I. PREHISTORIC TIMES TO XVITH DYNASTY. W. M. F. Petrie. Fourth Edition.
VOL. II. THE XVIITH AND XVIIITH DYNASTIES. W. M. F. Petrie. Third Edition.
VOL. IV. THE EGYPT OF THE PTOLEMIES. J. P. Mahaffy. 
VOL. V. ROMAN EGYPT. J. G. Milne.

' A history written in the spirit of scientific precision so worthily represented by Dr. Petrie and his school cannot but promote sound and accurate study, and supply a vacant place in the English literature of Egyptology.'Times.

Flinders Petrie. RELIGION AND CONSCIENCE IN ANCIENT EGYPT. By W. M. FLINDERS PETRIE, D.C.L., LL.D. Fully Illustrated. Crown 8vo. 2s. 6d. 

' The lectures will afford a fund of valuable information for students of ancient ethics.'Manchester Guardian.

Flinders Petrie. SYRIA AND EGYPT, FROM THE TELL EL AMARNA TABLETS. By W. M. FLINDERS PETRIE, D.C.L., LL.D. Crown 8vo. 2s. 6d. 

' A marvellous record. The addition made to our knowledge is nothing short of amazing.'Times.

Flinders Petrie. EGYPTIAN TALES. Edited by W. M. FLINDERS PETRIE. Illustrated by TRISTRAM ELLIS. In Two Volumes. Cr. 8vo. 3s. 6d. each.

' Invaluable as a picture of life in Palestine and Egypt.'Daily News.

Flinders Petrie. EGYPTIAN DECORATIVE ART. By W. M. FLINDERS PETRIE. With 120 Illustrations. Cr. 8vo. 3s. 6d.

' In these lectures he displays rare skill in elucidating the development of decorative art in Egypt.'Times.

C. W. Oman. A HISTORY OF THE ART OF WAR. Vol. II. : The Middle Ages, from the Fourth to the Fourteenth Century. By C. W. OMAN, M.A., Fellow of All Souls', Oxford. Illustrated. Demy 8vo. 21s.

' The book is based throughout upon a thorough study of the original sources, and will be an indispensable aid to all students of mediaeval history.'Athenaum.

' The whole art of war in its historic evolution has never been treated on such an ample and comprehensive scale, and we question if any recent contribution to the exact history of the world has possessed more enduring value.'Daily Chronicle.

S. Baring Gould. THE TRAGEDY OF THE CAESARS. With numerous Illustrations from Busts, Gems, Cameos, etc. By S. BARING GOULD. Fourth Edition. Royal 8vo. 15s. 

'A most splendid and fascinating book on a subject of undying interest. The great feature of the book is the use the author has made of the existing portraits of the Caesars and the admirable critical subtlety he has exhibited in dealing with this line of research. It is brilliantly written, and the illustrations are supplied on a scale of profuse magnificence.' Daily Chronicle.

F. W. Maitland. CANON LAW IN ENGLAND. By F. W. MAITLAND, LL.D., Downing Professor of the Laws of England in the University of Cambridge. Royal 8vo. 7s. 6d. 

' Professor Maitland has put students of English law under a fresh debt. These essays are landmarks in the study of the history of Canon Law."Times. |17 

H. de B. Gibbins. INDUSTRY IN ENGLAND : HISTORICAL OUTLINES. By H. DE B. GIBBINS, Litt.D., M.A. With 5 Maps. Second Edition. Demy 8vo. 10s. 6d.

H. E. Egerton. A HISTORY OF BRITISH COLONIAL POLICY. By H. E. EGERTON, M,A. Demy 8vo. 12s. 6d.

It is a good book, distinguished by accuracy in detail, clear arrangement of facts, and a broad grasp of principles.' Manchester Guardian. 

' Able, impartial, clear. ... A most valuable volume.'Athenaeum.

Albert Sorel. THE EASTERN QUESTION IN THE EIGHTEENTH CENTURY. By ALBERT SOREL, of the French Academy. Translated by F. C. BRAMWELL, M.A. With a Map. Cr. 8vo. 3s. 6d.

C. H. Grinling. A HISTORY OF THE GREAT NORTHERN RAILWAY, 1845-95. By CHARLES H. GRINLING. With Maps and Illustrations. Demy 8vo. 10s. 6d. 

' Mr. Grinling has done for a Railway what Macaulay did for English History.' The Engineer.

W. Sterry. ANNALS OF ETON COLLEGE. By W. STERRY, M.A. With numerous Illustrations. Demy 8vo. 7s. 6d.

'A treasury of quaint and interesting reading. Mr. Sterry has by his skill and vivacity given these records new life.' Academy.

Fisher. ANNALS OF SHREWSBURY SCHOOL. By G. W. FISHER, M.A., late Assistant Master. With numerous Illustrations. Demy 8vo. 10s. 6d.

'This careful, erudite book.'Daily Chronicle.

' A book of which Old Salopians are sure to be proud.'Glade.

J. Sargeaunt. ANNALS OF WESTMINSTER SCHOOL. By J. SARGEAUNT, M.A., Assistant Master. With numerous Illustrations. Demy 8vo. 7s. 6d.

A. Clark. THE COLLEGES OF OXFORD: Their History and their Traditions. By Members of the University. Edited by A. CLARK, M.A., Fellow and Tutor of Lincoln College. 8vo. 12s. 6d. 

'A work which will be appealed to for many years as the standard book.' Athenaeum.

J. Wells. A SHORT HISTORY OF ROME. By J. WELLS, M.A., Fellow and Tutor of Wadham Coll., Oxford. Second and Revised Edition. With 3 Maps. Crown 8vo. 3s. 6d. This book is intended for the Middle and Upper Forms of Public Schools and for Pass Students at the Universities. It contains copious Tables, etc. 

'An original work written on an original plan, and with uncommon freshness and vigour.'Speaker.

O. Browning. A SHORT HISTORY OF MEDIAEVAL ITALY, A.D. 1250-1530. By OSCAR BROWNING, Fellow and Tutor of King's College, Cambridge. In Two Volumes. Cr. 8vo. 5s. each. 

VOL. i. 1250-1409.宥uelphs and Ghibellines.
VOL. ii. 1409-1530.裕he Age of the Condottieri.

O'Grady. THE STORY OF IRELAND. By STANDISH O'GRADY, Author of Finn and his Companions. Crown 8vo. 2s. 6d.

Byzantine Texts

Edited by J. B. BURY, M.A. EVAGRIUS. Edited by Professor LEON PARMENTIER of Li馮e and M. BlDEZ of Gand. Demy 8vo. 10s. 6d.

THE HISTORY OF PSELLUS. By C. SATHAS. Demy 8vo. 15s. net. |18 

Biography

S. Baring Gould. THE LIFE OF NAPOLEON BONAPARTE. By S. BARING GOULU. With over 450 Illustrations in the Text and 12 Photogravure Plates. Large quarto. Gilt top. 36s.

'The best biography of Napoleon in our tongue, nor have the French as good a biographer of their hero. A book very nearly as good as Southey's "Life of Nelson."'Manchester Guardian. 

' The main feature of this gorgeous volume is its great wealth of beautiful photogravures and finely-executed wood engravings, constituting a complete pictorial chronicle of Napoleon I.'s personal history from the days of his early childhood at Ajaccio to the date of his second interment.'Daily Telegraph.

P. H. Colomb. MEMOIRS OF ADMIRAL SIR A. COOPER KEY. By Admiral P. H. COLOMB. With a Portrait. Demy 8vo. 16s. 

' An interesting and adequate biography. The whole book is one of the greatest interest.'Times.

Morris Fuller. THE LIFE AND WRITINGS OF JOHN DAVENANT, D.D. (1571-1641), Bishop of Salisbury. By MORRIS FULLER, B. D. Demy 8vo. 10s. 6d.

J. M. Rigg. ST. ANSELM OF CANTERBURY: A CHAPTER IN THE HISTORY OF RELIGION. By J. M. RIGG. Demy 8vo. 7s. 6d.

F. W. Joyce. THE LIFE OF SIR FREDERICK GORE OUSELEY. ByF.W. JOYCE.M.A. 7s. 6d.

' This book has been undertaken in quite the right spirit, and written with sympathy, insight, and considerable literary skill.' Times.

W. G. Collingwood. THE LIFE OF JOHN RUSKIN. By W. G. COLLINGWOOD, M.A. With Portraits, and 13 Drawings by Mr. Ruskin. Second Edition. 2 vols. 8vo. 32s. 

' No more magnificent volumes have been published for a long time.'Times. 

' It is long since we had a biography with such delights of substance and of form. Such a book is a pleasure for the day, and a joy for ever.'Daily Chronicle.

C. Waldstein. JOHN RUSKIN, By CHARLES WALDSTEIN, M.A. With a Photogravure Portrait, Post 8vo. 5s.

' A thoughtful and well-written criticism of Ruskin's teaching.'Daily Chronicle.

A. M. F. Darmesteter, THE LIFE OF ERNEST RENAN. By MADAME DARMESTETER. With Portrait. Second Edition. Cr. 8vo. 6s.

' A polished gem of biography, superior in its kind to any attempt that has been made of recent years in England, Madame Darmesteter has indeed written for English readers "The Life of Ernest Renan."'A thenaeum.

W. H. Button. THE LIFE OF SIR THOMAS MORE. By W. H. HUTTON, M.A. With Portraits. Cr. 8vo. 5s.

' The book lays good claim to high rank among our biographies. It is excellently even lovingly, written."Scotsman.

Travel, Adventure and Topography

Sven Hedin. THROUGH ASIA. By SVEN HEDIN, Gold Medallist of the Royal Geographical Society. With 300 Illustrations from Sketches and Photographs by the Author, and Maps. 2 vols. Royal 8vo. 20s. net.

' One of the greatest books of the kind issued during the century. It is impossible to give an adequate idea of the richness of the contents of this book, |19 nor of its abounding attractions as a story of travel unsurpassed in geographical and human interest. Much of it is a revelation. Altogether the work is one which in solidity, novelty, and interest must take a first rank among publications of its class.'Times. 'In these magnificent volumes we have the most important contribution to Central Asian geography made for many years. Intensely interesting as a tale of travel.' Spectator.

F. H. Skrine and E. D. Ross. THE HEART OF ASIA. By F. H. SKRINE and E. D. Ross. With Maps and many Illustrations by VERESTCHAGIN. Large Crown 8vo. 10s. 6d. net.

' This volume will form a landmark in our knowledge of Central Asia. . . . Illuminating and convincing. For the first time we are enabled clearly to understand not only how Russia has established her rule in Central Asia, but what that rule actually means to the Central Asian peoples. This book is not only felix opportunitate, but of enduring value.' Times.

R. E. Peary. NORTHWARD OVER THE GREAT ICE. By R.E.PEARY, Gold Medallist of the Royal Geographical Society. With over 800 Illustrations. 2vols. Royal 8vo. 32s. net. 

'The book is full of interesting matter預 tale of brave deeds simply told; abundantly illustrated with prints and maps.'Standard.

'His book will take its place among the permanent literature of Arctic exploration.' Times.

G. S. Robertson. CHITRAL: The Story of a Minor Siege. By Sir G. S. ROBERTSON, K.C.S.I. With numerous Illustrations, Map and Plans. Second Edition. Demy Bvo. 10s. 6d.

' It is difficult to imagine the kind of person who could read this brilliant book without emotion. The story remains immortal a testimony imperishable. We are face to face with a great book.'Illustrated London News.

' A book which the Elizabethans would have thought wonderful. More thrilling, more piquant, and more human than any novel.'Newcastle Chronicle. ' One of the most stirring military narratives written in our time.'Times. 

'As fascinating as Sir Walter Scott's best fiction.'Daily Telegraph. 

' A noble story, nobly told.Punch.

H. H. Johnston. BRITISH CENTRAL AFRICA. By Sir H. H. JOHNSTON, K.C.B. With nearly Two Hundred Illustrations, and Six Maps. Second Edition. Crown 4to. 18s. net.

' A fascinating book, written with equal skill and charm葉he work at once of a literary artist and of a man of action who is singularly wise, brave, and experienced. It abounds in admirable sketches from pencil.' Westminster Gazette.

L. Decle. THREE YEARS IN SAVAGE AFRICA. By LIONEL DECLE. With 100 Illustrations and 5 Maps. Second Edition. Demy 8vo. 10s. 6d. net.

' A fine, full book.'Pall Mall Gazette. 

' Its bright pages give a better general survey of Africa from the Cape to the Equator than any single volume that has yet been published.'Times.

A. Hulme Beaman. TWENTY YEARS IN THE NEAR EAST. By A. HULME BEAMAN. Demy 8vo. With Portrait. 10s. 6d.

' One of the most entertaining books that we have had in our hands for a long time. It is unconventional in a high degree; it is written with sagacious humour ; it is fullof adventures and anecdotes.'Daily Chronicle.

Henri of Orleans. FROM TONKIN TO INDIA. By PRINCE HENRI OF ORLEANS. Translated by HAMLEY BENT, M:A. With 100 Illustrations and a Map. Cr. 4to, gilt top. 25s.

R. S. S. Baden-Powell. THE DOWNFALL OF PREMPEH. A Diary of Life in Ashanti, 1895. By Colonel BADEN-POWELL. With 21 Illustrations and a Map. Cheaper Edition. Large Crown 8vo. 6s.

R. S. S. Baden-Powell. THE MATABELE CAMPAIGN, 1896. By Col. BADEN-POWELL. With nearly 100 Illustrations. Cheaper Edition. Large Crown 8vo. 6s.

S. L. Hinde. THE FALL OF THE CONGO ARABS. By S. L. HINDE. With Plans, etc. Demy 8vo. 12s. 6d. |20 

A. St. H. Gibbons. EXPLORATION AND HUNTING IN CENTRAL AFRICA. By Major A. ST. H. GIBBONS. With full-page Illustrations by C. WHYMPER, and Maps. Demy 8vo. 15s.

'His book is a grand record of quiet, unassuming, tactful resolution. His adventures were as various as his sporting exploits were exciting.'Times.

E. H. Alderson. WITH THE MASHONALAND FIELD FORCE, 1896. By Lieut.-Colonel ALDERSON. With numerous Illustrations and Plans. Demy 8vo. 10s. 6d.

'A clear, vigorous, and soldier-like narrative.'Scotsman.

Fraser. ROUND THE WORLD ON A WHEEL. By JOHN FOSTER FRASER. With 100 Illustrations. Crown 8vo. 6s.

'A very entertaining book of travel.' Spectator. 

' The story is told with delightful gaiety, humour, and crispness. There has rarely appeared a more interesting tale of modern travel.'Scotsman. 

' A classic of cycling, graphic and witty.'Yorkshire Post.

Seymour Vandeleur. CAMPAIGNING ON THE UPPER NILE AND NIGER. By Lieut. SEYMOUR VANDELEUR. With an Introduction by Sir G. GOLDIE, K.C.M.G. With 4 Maps, Illustrations, and Plans. Large Crown 8vo. 10s. 6d.

' Upon the African question there is no book procurable which contains so much of value as this one.'Guardian.

Lord Fincastle. A FRONTIER CAMPAIGN. By Viscount FINCASTLE, V.C., and Lieut. P. C. ELLIOTT-LOCKHART. With a Map and 16 Illustrations. Second Edition. Crown 8vo. 6s.

' An admirable book, and a really valuable treatise on frontier war.'Athenaum.

E. N. Bennett. THE DOWNFALL OF THE DERVISHES: A Sketch of the Sudan Campaign of 1898. By E. N. BENNETT, Fellow of Hertford College. With Four Maps and a Photogravure Portrait of the Sirdar. Third Edition. Crown 8vo. 3s 6d.

J. K. Trotter. THE NIGER SOURCES. By Colonel J. K. TROTTER, R.A. With a Map and Illustrations. Crown 8vo. 5s.

Michael Davitt. LIFE AND PROGRESS IN AUSTRALASIA. By MICHAEL DAVITT, M.P. 500 pp. With 2 Maps. Crown 8vo. 6s.

W. Crooke. THE NORTHWESTERN PROVINCES OF INDIA: THEIR ETHNOLOGY AND ADMINISTRATION. By W. CROOKE. With Maps and Illustrations. Demy 8vo. 105. 6d.

' A carefully and well-written account of one of the most important provinces of the Empire. Mr. Crooke deals with the land in its physical aspect, the province under Hindoo and Mussulman rule, under British rule, its ethnology and sociology, its religious and social life, the land and its settlement, and the native peasant.' Manchester Guardian.

A. Boisragon. THE BENIN MASSACRE. By CAPTAIN BOISRAGON. Second Edition. Cr. 8vo. 35. 6d. 

' If the story had been written four hundred years ago it would be read to-day as an English classic.'Scotsman.

H. S. Cowper. THE HILL OF THE GRACES: OR, THE GREAT STONE TEMPLES OF TRIPOLI. By H. S. COWPER, F.S. A. With Maps, Plans, and75 Illustrations. Demy 8vo. 10s.6d.

W. Kinnaird Rose. WITH THE GREEKS IN THESSALY. By W. KINNAIRD ROSE, Reuter's Correspondent. With Plans and 23 Illustrations. Crown 8vo. 6s.

W. B. Worsfold. SOUTH AFRICA. By W. B. WORSFOLD, M.A. With a Map. Second Edition. Cr. 8vo. 6s.

'A monumental work compressed into a very moderate compass.'World. |21 

Naval and Military

G. W. Steevens. NAVAL POLICY: By G. W. STEEVENS. Demy 8vo. 6s.

This book is a description of the British and other more important navies of the world, with a sketch of the lines on which our naval policy might possibly be developed.

'An extremely able and interesting work.' Daily Chronicle.

D. Hannay. A SHORT HISTORY OF THE ROYAL NAVY, FROM EARLY TIMES TO THE PRESENT DAY. By DAVID HANNAY. Illustrated. 2 Vols. Demy 8vo. 7s. 6d. each. Vol. I., 1200-1688.

' We read it from cover to cover at a sitting, and those who go to it for a lively and brisk picture of the past, with all its faults and its grandeur, will not be disappointed. The historian is endowed with literary skill and style.'Standard.

' We can warmly recommend Mr. Hannay's volume to any intelligent student of naval history. Great as is the merit of Mr. Hannay's historical narrative, the merit of his strategic exposition is even greater.'Times.

C. Cooper King. THE STORY OF THE BRITISH ARMY. By Colonel COOPER KING. Illustrated. Demy 8vo. 7s. 6d.

'An authoritative and accurate story of England's military progress.'Daily Mail.

R. Southey. ENGLISH SEAMEN (Howard, Clifford, Hawkins, Drake, Cavendish). By ROBERT SOUTHEY. Edited, with an Introduction, by DAVID HANNAY. Second Edition. Crown 8vo. 6s.

'A brave, inspiriting book.'Slack and White.

W. Clark Russell. THE LIFE OF ADMIRAL LORD COLLINGWOOD. By W. CLARK RUSSELL. With Illustrations by F. BRANGWYN. Third Edition. Crown 8vo. 6s. 

' A book which we should like to see in the hands of every boy in the country.' St. James's Gazette. 

'A really good book.'Saturday Review.

E. L. S. Horstourgh. THE CAMPAIGN OF WATERLOO. By E. L. S. HORSBURGH, B.A. With Plans. Crown 8vo. 55. 

'A brilliant essay耀imple, sound, and thorough.'Daily Chronicle.

H. B. George. BATTLES OF ENGLISH HISTORY. By H. B. GEORGE, M.A., Fellow of New College, Oxford. With numerous Plans. Third Edition. Cr. 8vo. 6s. 

'Mr. George has undertaken a very useful task葉hat of making military affairs intelligible and instructive to non-military readers預nd has executed it with a large measure of success.'Times.

General Literature

S. Baring Gould. OLD COUNTRY LIFE. ByS. BARING GOULD. With Sixty-seven Illustrations. Large Cr. 8vo. Fifth Edition. 6s.

' "Old Country Life,"as healthy wholesome reading, full of breezy life and movement, full of quaint stories vigorously told, will not be excelled by any book to be published throughout the year. Sound, hearty, and English to the core." World.

S. Baring Gould. AN OLD ENGLISH HOME. By S. BARING GOULD. With numerous Plans and Illustrations. Crown 8vo. 6s. 'The chapters are delightfully fresh, very informing, and lightened by many a good story. A delightful fireside companion.' St. James's Gazette. |22 

S. Baring Gould. HISTORIC ODDITIES AND STRANGE EVENTS. By S. BARING GOULD. Fourth Edition. Crown 8vo. 6s.

S. Baring Gould. FREAKS OF FANATICISM. By S. BARING GOULD. Third Edition. Cr. 8vo. 6s.

S. Baring Gould. A GARLAND OF COUNTRY SONG : English Folk Songs with their Traditional Melodies. Collected and arranged by S. BARING GOULD and H. F. SHEPPARD. Demy 4to. 6s.

S. Baring Gould. SONGS OF THE WEST: Traditional Ballads and Songs of the West of England, with their Melodies. Collected by S. BARING GOULD, M.A., and H. F. SHEPPARD, M.A. In 4 Parts. Parts I., II., III., 3s. each. Part IV., 5s. In one Vol., French morocco, 15s.

' A rich collection of humour, pathos, grace, and poetic fancy.'Saturday Review.

S. Baring Gould. YORKSHIRE ODDITIES AND STRANGE EVENTS. By S. BARING GOULD. Fourth Edition. Crown 8vo. 6s.

S. Baring Gould. STRANGE SURVIVALS AND SUPERSTITIONS. By S. BARING GOULD. Cr. 8vo. Second Edition. 6s.

S. Baring Gould. THE DESERTS OF SOUTHERN FRANCE. By S. BARING GOULD. 2 vols. Demy 8vo. 325.

Cotton Minchin. OLD HARROW DAYS. By J. G. COTTON MINCHIN. Cr. 8to. Second Edition. 55. 'This book is an admirable record.' Daily Chronicle.

W. E. Gladstone. THE SPEECHES OF THE RT. HON. W. E. GLADSTONE, M.P. Edited by A. W. HUTTON, M.A., and H. J. COHEN M.A. With Portraits, Demy 8vo. Vols. IX. and X., 12s. 6d. each.

E. V. Zenker. ANARCHISM. By E. V. ZENKER. Demy 8vo. 7s. 6d.

' Herr Zenker has succeeded in producing a careful and critical historyof the growth of Anarchist theory.

H. G. Hutchinson. THE GOLFING PILGRIM. By HORACE G, HUTCHINSON. Crown 8vo. 6s. 

' Full of useful information with plenty of good stories.'Truth. 

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THE CONFESSIONS OF ST. AUGUSTINE. Newly Translated, with an Introduction and Notes, by C. BIGG, D.D., late Student of Christ Church. Second Edition. 

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THE CHRISTIAN YEAR. By JOHN KEBLE. With Introduction and Notes by WALTER LOCK, D.D., Warden of Keble College, Ireland Professor at Oxford.

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THE IMITATION OF CHRIST. A Revised Translation, with an Introduction, by C. BIGG, D.D., late Student of Christ Church. 

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A BOOK OF DEVOTIONS. By J. W. STANBRIDGE, M.A., Rector of Bainton, Canon of York, and sometime Fellow of St. John's College, Oxford.

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LYRA INNOCENTIUM. By JOHN KEBLE. Edited, with Introduction and Notes, by WALTER LOCK, D.D., Warden of Keble College, Oxford.

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CARDINAL NEWMAN. By R. H. HUTTON.

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CARDINAL MANNING. By A W. HUTTON, M.A.

CHARLES SIMEON. By H. C. G. MOULE, D,D.

JOHN KEBLE. By WALTER LOCK, D.D. |27 

THOMAS CHALMERS. By Mrs. OLIPHANT. 

LANCELOT ANDREWES. By R. L. OTTLEY, M.A. 

AUGUSTINE OF CANTERBURY. By E. L. CUTTS, D.D. 

WILLIAM LAUD. By W. H. HUTTON, B.D. 

JOHN KNOX. By F. MAcCUNN.

JOHN HOWE. By R. F. HORTON, D.D. 

BISHOP KEN. By F. A. CLARKE, M.A. 

GEORGE FOX, THE QUAKER. By T. HODGKIN, D.C.L. 

JOHN DONNE. By AUGUSTUS JESSOPP, D.D. 

THOMAS CRANMER. By. A. J. MASON.

 

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A ROMANCE OF TWO WORLDS. Nineteenth Edition. 

VENDETTA. Fifteenth Edition. 

THELMA. Twenty-first Edition. 

ARDATH: THE STORY OF A DEAD SELF. Eleventh Edition. 

THE SOUL OF LILITH. Ninth Edition.

WORMWOOD. Ninth Edition. 

BARABBAS: A DREAM OF THE WORLD'S TRAGEDY. Thirty -fourth Edition.

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THE SORROWS OF SATAN. Fortieth Edition.

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THE GOD IN THE CAR. Eighth Edition.

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A CHANGE OF AIR. Fifth Edition.

'A graceful, vivacious comedy, true to human nature. The characters are traced with a masterly hand.'Times.

A MAN OF MARK. Fourth Edition.

'Of all Mr. Hope's books, "A Man of Mark" is the one which best compares with The Prisoner of Zenda."' National Observer.

THE CHRONICLES OF COUNT ANTONIO. Fourth Edition. 

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PHROSO. Illustrated by H. R. MILLAR. Fourth Edition. 

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SIMON DALE. Illustrated. Third Edition. 

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PIERRE AND HIS PEOPLE. Fifth Edition.

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MRS. FALCHION. Fourth Edition. 

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'A very striking and admirable novel.' St. James's Gazette.

THE TRANSLATION OF A SAVAGE.

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THE TRAIL OF THE SWORD. Illustrated. Sixth Edition. 

' A rousing and dramatic tale. A book like this, in which swords flash, great surprises are undertaken, and daring deeds done, in which men and women live and love in the old passionate way, is a joy inexpressible.'Daily Chronicle.

WHEN VALMOND CAME TO PONTIAC: The Story of a Lost Napoleon. Fourth Edition. 

' Here we find romance羊eal, breathing, living romance. The character of Valmond is drawn unerringly. The book must be read, we may say re-read, for any one thoroughly to appreciate Mr. Parker's delicate touch and innate sympathy with humanity.' Pall Mall Gazette.

AN ADVENTURER OF THE NORTH : The Last Adventures of 'Pretty Pierre.' Second Edition. 

' The present book is full of fine and moving stories of the great North, and it will add to Mr. Parker's already high reputation.'Glasgow Herald.

THE SEATS OF THE MIGHTY. Illustrated. Ninth Edition. 

'The best thing he has done; one of the best things that any one has done lately.' St. James's Gazette.

' Mr. Parker seems to become stronger and easier with every serious novel that he attempts. He shows the matured power which his former novels have led us to expect, and has produced a really fine historical novel.'Athenaeum.

' A great book.'Black and White. 

THE POMP OF THE LAVILETTES. Second Edition. 3s. 6d.

' Living, breathing romance, genuine and unforced pathos, and a deeper and more subtle knowledge of human nature than Mr. Parker has ever displayed before. It is, in a word, the work of a true artist.' 猶all Mall Gazette.

THE BATTLE OF THE STRONG : a Romance of Two Kingdoms. Illustrated. Fourth Edition.

' Such a splendid story, so splendidly told, will be read with avidity, and will add new honour even to Mr. Parker's reputation."St. James's Gazette.

' No one who takes a pleasure in literature but will read Mr. Gilbert Parker's latest romance with keen enjoyment. The mere writing is so good as to be a delight in itself, apart altogether from the interest of the tale.'Pall Mall Gazette.

' Nothing more vigorous or more human has come from Mr. Gilbert Parker than this novel. It has all the graphic power of his last book, with truer feeling for the romance, both of human life and wild nature. There is no character without its unique and picturesque interest. Mr. Parker's style, especially his descriptive style, has in this book, perhaps even more than elsewhere, aptness and vitality.' Literature. |29 

S. Baring Gould's Novels
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'To say that a book is by the author of "Mehalah" is to imply that it contains a story cast on strong lines, containing dramatic possibilities, vivid and sympathetic descriptions of Nature, and a wealth of ingenious imagery.'Speaker.

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ARMINELL. Fourth Edition.

URITH. Fifth Edition.

IN THE ROAR OF THE SEA. Sixth Edition. 

MRS. CURGENVEN OF CURGENVEN. Fourth Edition. 

CHEAP JACK ZITA. Fourth Edition. 

THE QUEEN OF LOVE. Fourth Edition. 

MARGERY OF QUETHER. Third Edition. 

JACQUETTA. Third Edition.

KITTY ALONE. Fifth Edition.

NOノMI. Illustrated. Fourth Edition.

THE BROOM-SQUIRE. Illustrated. Fourth Edition.

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DARTMOOR IDYLLS.

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DOMITIA. Illustrated. Second Edition.

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Arthur Morrison. A CHILD OF THE JAGO. By ARTHUR MORRISON. Third Edition. Cr. 8vo. 6s. 

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E. W. Hornung. THE AMATEUR CRACKSMAN. By E. W. HORNUNG. Crown 8vo. 6s. 

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' We are fascinated by the individuality, the daring, and the wonderful coolness of Raffles the resourceful, and follow him breathlessly in his career.'World

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Jane Barlow. FROM THE EAST UNTO THE WEST. By JANE BARLOW. Crown 8vo. 6s. 

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J. H. Findlater. THE GREEN GRAVES OF BALGOWRIE. By JANE H. FINDLATER. Fourth Edition. Crown 8vo. 6s. 

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' Reveals to us a new writer of undoubted faculty and reserve force.'Spectator. 

'An exquisite idyll, delicate, affecting, and beautiful.'Black and White.

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J. H. Findlater. RACHEL. By JANE H. FINDLATER. Second Edition. Crown 8vo. 6s. 

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