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A DICTIONARY OF ARTS, MANUFACTURES, AND MINES :
Containing a clear Exposition of their Principles and Practice. By Andrew Ure, M.D.
Wood, 21. 103. cloth lettered.
Comprising General Pathology, the Nature and Treatment of Diseases, Morbid Structures,
Seven have appeared. AN ENCYCLOPÆDIA OF COTTAGE, FARM, & VILLA ARCHITECTURE.
With about 1100 pages of Letterpress, and upwards of 2000 Wood Engravings; embracing Designs of Cottages, Farm Houses, Farmeries, Villas, Country Inns, Public Houses, Parochial Schools, etc. including the interior Finishings and Furniture; accompanied by Analytical and Critical Remarks illustrative of the Principles of Architectural Science and Taste, on which the Designs for Dwellings are composed, and of Landscape Gardening, with Reference to their Accompaniments. By J.C. Loudon, F.L.S. etc. New Edition, corrected,
in 1 thick vol. 8vo. with above 100 of the Plates re-engraved, 31. boards. THE FARMER'S ENCYCLOPÆDIA,
And DICTIONARY of RURAL AFFAIRS. By Cuthbert W. Johnson, Esq., Barrister at Law, Editor of the “Farmer's Almanack," etc. Illustrated with Engravings of the most approved Agricultural Instruments. In 1 thick vol. 8vo. (Will be ready in the Spring.) This work is published also in Parts, at 58. each, of which 7 have appeared; to be completed
in 4 more Parts. AN ENCYCLOPÆDIA OF ARCHITECTURE;
Historical, Theoretical, and Practical. By Joseph Gwilt, Esq. F.S.A. In 1 thick vol. 8vo.
with numerous Illustrations on Wood. (In the Press). AN ENCYCLOPÆDIA OF CIVIL ENGINEERING;
Historical, Theoretical, and Practical. By E. Cresy, Esq. F.A.S.C.E. In 1 thick vol. 8vo. with numerous Illustrations on Wood. (Preparing for Publication).
V. Juvenile Works.
THE BOY'S COUNTRY BOOK:
Being the real Life of a Country Boy, written by Himself; exhibiting all the Amusements, Pleasures, and Pursuits of Children in the Country: Edited by William Howitt, author of “The Rural Life of England," etc. 2d Edition, 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. with about 40 Woodcuts,
88. cloth. MASTERMAN READY;
Or, the Wreck of the Pacific. Written for Young People. By Captain Marryat. 1 vol. fools
cap 8vo. with Numerous Engravings on Wood, 78. 6d. cloth lettered. Part 2 is in the Press. THE BOY'S OWN BOOK :
A Complete Encyclopædia of the Diversions, Athletic, Scientific and Recreative, of Boyhood and Youth. 19th Edition, square, with numerous Engravings on Wood, 8s. 6d. boards.
CONTENTS: Minor Sports : Games with Marbles; Games Bantams. Scientific Recreations: Arith
with Tops; Games with Balls; Sports of metic, Magnetism, Optics, Aerostatics. Agility and Speed; Sports with Toys ; Mis- Chemistry; Games of Skill; Draughts, cellaneous Sports; Athletic Sports ; Archery, Chess; The Conjuror; Feats of LegerdeCricket, Gymnastics, Fencing ; Acquatic main, Tricks with Cards, Artificial FireRecreations; Angling, Swimming. The works. Miscellaneous Recreations : Deaf Fancier: Singing Birds, Silkworms, Rab- and Dumb Alphabet ; Paradoxes and Puzzles,
bits, Guinea Pigs, White Mice, Pigeons, The Riddler; Varieties. THE YOUNG LADIES' BOOK:
A Manual of Elegant Recreations, Exercises, and Pursuits. 4th Edition, with numerous beautifully executed Engravings on Wood. 11. ls. elegantly bound in crimson silk, lined with imitation of Mechlin lace.
CONTENTS: The Cabinet Council; L/Overture; Moral Toilet ; Embroidery; the Escritoir ; Paint:
Deportment; the Florist ;, Minerology; ing; Music; Dancing ; Archery; Riding : Conchology Entomology; the Aviary; the the Ornamental Artist ; L'Adieu.
CATALOGUE OF NEW WORKS
VI. Agriculture, Farming, Land-Surveying, etc.
DESCRIPTIVE MEMOIRS AND ILLUSTRATIONS OF THE BREEDS
of the DOMESTIC ANIMALS OF THE BRITISH ISLANDS. By David Low, Esq. F.R.S.E., Professor of Agriculture in the University of Edinburgh ; Member of the Royal Academy of Agriculture of Sweden; Corresponding Member of the Conseil Royal d'Agriculture de France, of the Société Royale et Centrale, etc. The Plates are drawn on Stone from a Series of Oil Paintings, executed for the Agricultural Museum of the University of Edinburgh by Mr. Shiels of the Royal Scotch Academy: In 2 vols. atlas quarto, with 52 beautifully coloured Plates, price Sixteen Guineas, half-bound in morocco.
This work may also be had in the following separate portions :The OX, in 1 vol. atlas quarto, with 22 Plates, The HORSE, in 1 vol, atlas quarto, with 8 price 61. 168. 6d. half-bound morocco.
Plates, price 31. half-bound morocco. The SHEEP, in 1 vol. atlas quarto, with 21 The HOG, in 1 vol. atlas quarto, with 5 Plates,
Plates, price 61. 165.6d. half-bound morocco. price 21. 28. half-bound morocco. ELEMENTS OF PRACTICAL AGRICULTURE:
Comprehending the Cultivation of Plants, the Husbandry of the Domestic Animals, and the Economy of the Farm. By David Low, Esq. F.R.S.E., Professor of Agriculture in the Uni. versity of Edinburgh. 8vo. 3d Edition, with Alterations and Additions, with above 200 Wood
cuts, 18s. cloth lettered. A TREATISE ON THE DOMESTIC ANIMALS;
Comprehending their Food, Treatment, Breeding, Rearing, Diseases, etc. By Professor
Low. 1 vol. 8vo. (In the Press.)
(For particulars, see page 10.)
And Dictionary of Rural Affairs. (For particulars, see page 11.) BAYLDON'S ART OF VALUING RENTS AND TILLAGES,
And the Tenant's Right of Entering and Quitting Farms, explained by several Specimens of Valuations; and Remarks on the Cultivation pursued on Soils in different situations. Adapted to the Use of Landlords, Land-Agents, Appraisers, Farmers, and Tenants. 5th Edition, re-written and Enlarged, by John Donaldson. With a Chapter on the Tithe-Commutation Rent-Charge, by a Gentleman of much experience on the Tithe Commission. 8vo.
108.6d. cloth lettered. TREATISE ON THE VALUATION OF PROPERTY OF THE POOR'S
RATE; showing the Method of Rating Lands, Buildings, Tithes, Mines, Woods, Navigable Rivers and Canals, and Personal Property; with an Abstract of the Poor Laws relating to Rates and Appeals. By J.S. Bayldon, author of "Rents and Tillages." 1 vol. 8vo. 78. 6d.
boards. SIR HUMPHRY DAVY'S AGRICULTURAL CHEMISTRY: With Notes by Dr. John Davy. 6th Edition, 8vo. with 10 Plates, 168. cloth lettered.
CONTENTS: Introduction; The General Powers of Matter Animal Origin; Manures of Mineral Origin,
which Influence Vegetation : the Organiza- or Fossil Manures; Improvement of Lands tion of Plants; Soils; Nature and Constitu. by Burning; Experiments on the Nutritive tion of the Atmosphere, and its Influence Qualities of different Grasses, etc.
on Vegetables; Manures of Vegetable and CROCKER'S ELEMENTS OF LAND SURVEYING.
Fifth Edition, corrected throughout, and considerably improved and modernized, by T. G. Bunt, Land Surveyor, Bristol. To which are added, TABLES OF SIX FIGURÉ LOGA. RITHMS, etc., superintended by Richard Farley, of the Nautical Almanac Establishment.
1 vol. post 8vo. 12s. cloth lettered. ** The work throughout is entirely revised, and much new matter has been added; there are new chapters, containing very full and minute Directions relating to the modern Practice of Surveying, both with and without the aid of angular instruments. The method of Plotting Estates, and casting or computing their Areas, are decscribed, etc. etc. The chapter on Levelling also is new. OUTLINES OF A NEW PLAN FOR TILLING AND FERTILISING LAND.
By Thomas Vaux. 8vo. 88.6d. cloth lettered. By the proposed system, all poor and waste lands comprising one moiety of the United Kingdom), on which there are from four to five inches of soil, may be made to yield three times as much butcher's meat and wool per acre, as the richest grazing lands now yield; effected principally, by, manual labour, and by filling one.fourth of the soil at a time; and by that manure only which will be produced on the spot whereon the system is brought into operation.
PRINTED FOR LONGMAN, BROWN, AND CO.
THE ROSE AMATEUR'S GUIDE:
Containing ample Descriptions of all the fine leading Varieties of Roses, regularly classed in
with Alterations and Additions. 1 vol. foolscap 8vo. 6s. cloth lettered.
This book is written in the hope of providing the intelligent gardener, and the scientific
By Professor Lindley. 18mo. 28. sewed.
Or, an Account of the most valuable Fruits and Vegetables cultivated in Great Britain : with
of the late Humphrey Repton, Esq.; being his entire Works on these subjects. New
upwards of 250 Engravings, and Portrait, 30s. cloth ; with coloured Plates, 31. 6s. cloth.
Comprising the Choice of a Villa or Suburban Residence, or of a situation on which to form
Loudon, F.L.S., etc. 1 vol 8vo. with above 300 Wood Engravings, 20s. cloth.
PAPERS, published in the Transactions of the Royal and Horticultural Societies, by the
VIII. Mrs. Marcet's Works.
The Rich and the Poor, a fairy Tale: Wages, a Machinery, or Cheap Goods and Dear Goods:
fairy tale: the Three Giants: Population, or Foreign Trade, or the Wedding Gown: the
A smaller Edition in 18mo. ls. 6d. sewed.
The House-building: the Three Pits (the Coal Pit, the Chalk Pit, and the Gravel Pit):
and the Land without Laws.
Stories for very Young Children. 4 vols. 18mo, new Edition : Vol. 1, Winter; Vol.2, Spring;
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IX. Miscellaneous Works.
THE CABINET CYCLOPÆDIA;
Comprising a Series of Original Works on History, Biography, Literature, the Sciences, Arts,
and Manufactures. Conducted and edited by Dr. Lardner. The Series complete in One Hundred and Thirty-three Volumes, 391. 188. (Four Volumes
remain to be published.) The Works separate, at 6s. per volume. Each work is complete in itself; and each Cabinet forms a complete body of information on its own subject. As a whole thé Cyclopedia includes all the usual divisions of human knowledge that are not of a technical or professional kind. The sciences and arts have been treated in a plain and familiar style, adapted to the general reader; and the high rank in science held by most of the authors in this department affords a guarantee for soundness and accuracy. Besides these claims on attention offered by its separate divisions, the entire series will be found very advantageous for families resident in the country, who are not possessed of a library; for emigrants, and as a cabin library for vessels bearing passengers to distant parts; and for the libraries of Mechanics' Institutions, Literary and Philosophical Societies, the Army and the Navy, and of Colonial Institutions. THE WORKS OF THE REV. SYDNEY SMITH.
2d Edition, 3 vols. 8vo. with Portrait, 36s. cloth lettered. **. This collection consists of the Author's contributions to the " Edinburgh Review,” Peter
Plymley's“ Letters on the Catholics," and other miscellaneous works. LETTERS ON THE SUBJECT OF THE CATHOLICS
To my BROTHER ABRAHAM who lives in the COUNTRY. By Peter Plymley. 21st Edition,
post Svo. 7s. cloth. THE RURAL LIFE OF ENGLAND. By William Howitt. New Edition,
medium 8vo. with Engravings on Wood by Bewick and Williams, uniform with “Visits to Remarkable Places," 21s. cloth lettered.
CONTENTS. Life of the Aristocracy,
The Forests of England. Life of the Agricultural Population.
Habits, Amusements, and Condition of the Picturesque and Moral Features of the Country. People; in which are introduced Two New Strong Attachment of the English to Country Chapters, descriptive of the Rural Watering Life.
Places,and Education of the RuralPopulation VISITS TO REMARKABLE PLACES;
Old Halls, Battle-Fields, and Scenes illustrative of Striking Passages in English History and Poetry. By William Howitt. New Edition, medium 8vo. with 40 Illustrations by S. Williams,
21s. cloth lettered. SECOND SERIES, chiefly in the Counties of DURHAM and NORTHUMBERLAND, with a
Stroll along the BORDER. 1 vol. medium 8vo. with upwards of 40 highly-finished Woodcuts, from Drawings made on the spot for this Work, by Messrs. Carmichael, Richardsons, and
Weld Taylor, 218. cloth lettered.
From the Unpublished MSS. of Dr. Cornelius. By William Howitt. 8vo. with 24 Wood
Engravings, and 7 Steel Plates, 218. cloth. * This Volume contains Forty of the most famous Student Songs, with the Original Music
adapted to the pianoforte, by Winkelineyer. COLONISATION AND CHRISTIANITY:
A Popular History of the Treatment of the Natives, in all their Colonies, by the Europeans.
By Willliam Howitt. 1 vol. post. 8vo. 108.6d, cloth lettered.
By W. H. Maxwell, Author of “Stories of Waterloo,” etc. etc. Post Svo. with Portrait, and
Ilustrations by Phíz, 103. 6d. cloth. MUSIC AND FRIENDS;
Or, PLEASANT RECOLLECTIONS of a DILETTANTE. By W. Gardiner. 2 vols. 8vo.
with numerous Songs, 248. cloth. THE MUSIC O NATURE;
Or, an Attempt to prove that what is Passionate and Pleasing in the Art of Singing, Speaking, and Performing upon Musical Instruments, is derived from the Sound of the Animated World.
With curious and amusing Illustrations. By W. Gardiner. 8vo. 188. MELODIES FROM THE MUSIC OF NATURE.
By W. Gardiner. 8vo. 10s. cloth.