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AGRICULTURAL AND RURAL AFFAIRS

The Planter's Guide. By Sir Henry Steuart.

A New

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Stable Economy: A Treatise on the Management of Horses.

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Advice to Purchasers of Horses. By John Stewart, V.S.

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Agricultural Labourers, as they Were, Are, and Should be,

in their Social Condition. By the Rev. HARRY STUART, A, M., Minister of Oathlaw. Octavo, Second Edition, ls.

A Practical Treatise on the Cultivation of the Grape

VINE. By WILLIAM THOMSON, Gardener to His Grace the Duke of Buccleuch, Dalkeith Park. Fifth Edition Octavo, 5s.

The Moor and the Loch. Containing Minute Instructions

in all Highland Sports, with Wanderings over Crag and Correi, Flood and Fell By John COLQUHOUN, Esq. Third Edition, in Octavo, with Illustrations, 123. 6d.

Salmon-Casts and Stray Shots: Being Fly-Leaves from the

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Coquet - Dale Fishing Songs. Now first collected by a

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The Angler's Companion to the Rivers and Lochs of

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Angler's Diary for recording the quantity of Fish Killed,

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The Chemistry of Common Life. By Professor J. F. W.

JOHNSTON. A new Edition. Edited by G. H. LEWES, Author of “Sea-side Studies," &c. With 113 Illustrations on Wood, and a Copious Index. Two

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The Physiology of Common Life. By George H. Lewes,

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CONTENTS :-Hunger and Thirst. - Food and Drink.-Digestion and Indigestion.- The Struc

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Sea-Side Studies at Ilfracombe, Tenby, the Scilly Isles,

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Introductory Text-Book of Physical Geography.

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Introductory Text-Book of Geology. By David Page, F.G.S.

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The Geological Examinator: A Progressive Series of Ques

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Handbook of Geological Terms, Geology, and Physical Geo

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The Past and Present Life of the Globe : Being a Sketch

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A Glossary of Navigation. Containing the Definitions and

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A Nomenclature of Colours, applicable to the Arts and

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The Geology of Pennsylvania : A Government Survey ;

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Introduction to Meteorology.

Octavo, with Engravings, 14s.

By David P. Thomson, M.D.

Five Place Logarithms. Arranged by E. Sang, F.R.S.E.

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Fortification : For the Use of Officers in the Army, and

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Religion in Common Life : A Sermon Preached in Crathie

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Analysis and Critical Interpretation of the Hebrew Text

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Prayers for Social and Family Worship. Prepared by a

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Diversities of Faults in Christian Believers. By the same

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The Christian Life, in its origin, Progress, and Perfection.

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On the Origin and Connection of the Gospels of Matthew,

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