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Lately published,
A HANDBOOK OF ANGLING:

FLY-FISHING, TROLLING, BOTTOM-FISHING, AND SALMON-FISHING.

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NATURAL. History of River Fish, AND THE REST MoDEs of CATCHING THEM.

Second Edition. Fcp. 8vo. with Wood Engravings, 9s.

“A work which reflects very great credit upon the piscatorial research, diligence, and skill of its author, with whom it has evidently been a “labour of love.' . Not only does it abound in racy anecdote and pleasant gossip, but in valuable and curious instruction concerning the finny tribe, and the best method of enticing them from their watery abode. No person who is fond of angling should be without this excellent and amusing guide.” United Service Gazette. “By combining valuable information respecting the construction and use of the several kinds of fishing-tackle with interesting memoirs of the habits and haunts of every variety of river fish, the ‘Handbook of Angling’ recommends itself equally to the young and the experienced sportsman. To make his work a standard one also, Ephemera' has very judiciously selected and embodied in it the opinions and practice of several other masters of the art; and altogether we know no other work where so much varied information connected with the subject can be so readily obtained.” Pictorial Times.

BY HEWETT WHEATLEY, Esq., Senior Angler.
Lately published,

THE ROD AND LINE :

PRACTICAL HINTS AND DAINTY DEVICES FOR THE SURE TAKING OF TROUT, GRAYLING, &c.

Fcp. 8vo. with Nine coloured Plates, 10s. 6d.

“Besides smart, pungent, and practically profound dissertations on the rod and line, this clever volume teems with practical hints, and has numerous coloured plates of “dainty devices for the sure taking of trout, grayling, &c.” Several of the devices, though of very dainty appearance, will, we are certain, prove of most deadly effect. They are especially suited for the wholesalé capture of grayling. . . . . . . . The book is very pleasantly written, and beneath a semblance of levity will be found enunciated a mass of sterling information.” Bell's Life in London.

“The style in which this little volume has been written is no less attractive to the man of taste and education than the matter it contains is interesting to the experienced angler. . . . . . The angler who does not require to learn the rudiments of his art will find in its pages abundance of useful information respecting the various kinds of spinning tackle, and some excellent hints on beetles, grubs, and larva, with which the author has succeeded in killing fish when the fly thrown by the most experienced hand would fail to do so. . . . . . The hints on angling at the end of the volume are written with great humour, and indicate some excellent maxims which the fair sportsman will not be likely to forget.” Sunday Times. ,

London : LoNGMAN, Brown, GREEN, AND LoNGMANs.

NEW WORK BY EPHEMERA AND ANDREW YOUNG.

Just published,

THE BOOK OF THE SALMON:

IN TWO PARTS.

Part I. — The Theory, Principles, and Practice of Fly-Fishing

for Salmon; with Lists of good Salmon-Flies for every good River in the Empire.

Part II. — The Natural History of the Salmon, all its known

Habits described, and the best Way of artificially Breeding it explained.

USEFULLY ILLUSTRATED witH NUMEROUS colourtED ENGRAVINGS of SALMON-FLIES AND SALMON-FRY.

BY EPHEMERA,

Author of “A Handbook of Angling;” assisted by

ANDREW YOUNG,
Of Invershin, Manager of the Duke of Sutherland's Salmon-Fisheries.

Fcp. 8vo. with coloured Plates, price 14s.

“The book is writtensin an easy conversational style; and the directions for procuring materials, and dyeing feathers for the construction of flies — by far the most important things for a salmon fisher—are succinct, and intelligible to every one: and “Ephemera’ is certainly not wrong when he says the list of flies described is the largest and best ever published. The work is an excellent continuation of the Handbook of Angling, and ought to be bound up with it, and carried about in the portmanteau of every lover of the angle.”

Observer.

“Having treated successfully of the lower branches of angling, “Ephemera’ has now taken in hand the noble and exciting pastime of salmon-fishing. Assuming the reader to have read and profited by his former book, the author gives little elementary instruction; confining his directions to the peculiar differences in throwing the fly and handling the rod for salmon, compared with trout, &c. He then furnishes practical advice as to the rod and line itself, the best modes of fishing a river, the way to manage and land the king of fishes when you have hooked him, together with an elaborate account of various flies, illustrated by coloured plates. The directions are somewhat minute, which the author intended; but they are clear, colloquial, and keep up the attention of the reader. The history of the salmon forms a second part, the substance of which is by Mr. Young, though the writing is by “Ephemera.” It contains Mr. Young's views on the natural history of the fish, especially its breeding, and growth during early life.” Spectator.

London: LoNGMAN, BRowN, GREEN, AND LONGMANs.

NEW WORKS

- Pages
Hints on Etiquette - - - - - 13
Hudson's Executor’s Guide - - - 14
-- On Making Wills - - - 14
Loudon’s Self instruction - - - 17
-- (Mrs.) Amateur Gardener - 17

Maunder's Treasury of Knowledge - - 20

-- Scientificand Literary'Treasury 20
-> Treasury of History - - 20
-- Biographical Treasury - - 2

Natural History - - 2

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Pocket and the Stud - - -
Pycroft's Course of English Reading
Reece’s Medical Guide - - - - 25
Rich's Companion to the Latin Dictionary 25
Riddle's Latin Dictionaries and Lexicon 25
Rowton's Debater -
Short Whist - - - - - -
Stud (The) for Practical Purposes -
Thomas’s Interest Tables - - -
Thomson’s Management of Sick Room - 30
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Botany and Gardening.

Callcott's Scripture Herbal - - - 7
Conversations on Botany - - - 7
Evans's Sugar Planter's Manual - -
Hoare On the Grape Wine on Open Walls 13
Hooker's British Flora - - - - 13
, , Guide to Kew Gardens - - 13
Lindley’s Introduction to Botany - - 17
Loudou's Hortus Britannicus - - -
,, Encyclopaedia of Trees & Shrubs 18
zy * - Gardening - 18
, Encyclopaedia of Plants : - 18
,, Self-Instruction for Gardeners 17
** (Mrs.) Amateur Gardener - 17
Rivers's Rose Amateur’s Guide - - 25
Schleiden's Botany, by Lankester - - 26

Chronology.
Allen on the Rise, of the Royal Prero-
gative, etc. - - - - - 5
Blair's Chronological Tables - - - 6
Bunsen's Ancient Egypt - - - 7
Haydn's Book of Digilities - - - 12

Commerce and Mercantile

Affairs.
Banfield and Weld's Statistics - - 5
Gilbart's Treatise on Banking - - 11
Gray's Tables of Life Contingencies - ll
Lorimer's Letters to a Master Mariner - 17

Agriculture and Rural

.Affairs.

Pages
Bayldon on Valuing Rents, etc. - - 5
Crocker's Land Surveying - - - 8
Johnson's Farmer's Encyclopædia - - 16
Loudon's Encyclopaedia of Agriculture - 18

* > Self-instruction for Farmers,etc. 17

-> (Mrs.) Lady's Country Companion 17
Low’s Elements of Agriculture - - 18
On Landed Property - - - 18

Arts, Manufactures, and

.Architecture.

Bourne's Catechism of the Steam Engine
Brande's Dictionary of Science, etc. -
Budge's Miner's Guide, ... - . . . . . -
Cresy's Encycl. of Civil Engineering -
D'Agincourt's History of Art - - -
Dresden Gallery - - - - -
Eastlake on Oil Painting - - - 10
Evans's Sugar Planter's Manual - -
Gwilt's Encyclopædia of Architecture -
Humphreys Illuminated Books - -
Jameson's Sacred and Legendary Art -
Loudon's Rural Architecture -, ... - -
Moseley's Engineering and Architecture :
Scoffern on Sugar Manufacture - - 26
Steam Engine (The), by the Artisan Club 5
Tate on Strength of Materials - - - 29
Twining on Painting - - - - 31
Ure's Dictionary of Arts, etc. - - 31

Biography.

Foss's Judges of England - - - 10
Grant (Mrs.) Memoir and Correspondence 11

Head’s Memoirs of Cardinal Pacca - 13
Humphreys's Black Prince - - - 14
Kindersley's De Bayard - - - - 16
Maunder's BiographicalTreasury - - 21
Southey's Life of Wesley - - - - 29

-- Life and Correspondence - 28
Stephen’s Ecclesiastical Biography - 29
Taylor's Loyola - - - - - 30
Townsend's Twelve eminent Judges - 31
Waterton's Autobiography and Essays - 31

IBooks of General Utility.

Acton's (Eliza) Cookery Book -
Black's Treatise on Brewing - -
Cabinet Lawyer (The) - - -
roster’s Hand-book of Literature -

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In GENERAL AND MISCELLANEOUS LITERATURE,

PUBLISHED BY
MessRs. LONGMAN, BROWN, GREEN, AND LONGMANS,

PATERNOSTER ROW, LONDON.

CLASSIFIED INDEX.

London: Printed by M. Mason, Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row.

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Pages Pages

M“Culloch's Dictionary of Commerce - 19 Laneton Parsonage - - " - - - 27
Steel's Shipmaster’s Assistant - - 29 Mrs. Marcet's Conversations - - 19, 20
Symons’ Merchant Seamen's Law - - 29 Margaret Percival - - - - - 2
Thomas's Interest Tables - - - 30 Marryat's Masterman Ready - - - 20
Thomson’s Tables of Interest - - - 30 * > Privateer's-Man - - - 20

- Settlers in Canada - - - 20

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-- Mission; or, Scenes in Africa :
Pycroft's course of English Reading - :

Twelve Years Ago: a Tale - - - 31
Medicine.
Bull’s Hints to Mothers - - - 6
,, Management of Children - • 7
Cópland's Dictionary of Medicine - - 8
Latham On Diseases of the Heart - - 17

Moore On Health, Disease, and Remedy 21
Pereira On Food and Diet - - • ?:
Reece's Medical Guide - - - - - 25

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Rowton’s Debater - - - - - 26
Seaward’s Narrative of his Shipwreck - 26
Sir Roger De Coverle - - - 27
Southey’s 8.o.ce Books - - 2
zy The Doctor etc. - - 28
Stow's Training System - - - - 29
Sydney Smith's Works - - - 27
Townsend’s State Trials - - - - 31
Willoughby's (Lady) Diary - - 32
Zumpt's Latin Grammar - - - - 32
Natural History in
General.
Catlow’s Popular Concholo - - - 7
I}oubleday's Butterflies and Moths - 9
Ephemera and Young on the Salmon - 10
Gosse's Natural History of Jamaica - 11
Gray and Mitchell's Ornithology - - 11
Kirby and Spence's Entomology - - 16
Lee’s Taxidermy - - - - 17

,, Elements of Natural History -

Maunder's Treasury of Natural History 36

Turton’s Shells of the British Islands - 31
Waterton's Essays on Natural History - 32
Westwood's Classification of Insects - 32
Youatt's The Dog - - - - - -

-- The Horse - - -

Novels and Works of

Fiction.

Pages

Dunlop's History of Fiction : , - 9 Head's Metamorphoses of Apuleius 12 Lady Willoughby's Diary - - 32 5.o. Werocchio - - 19 Marryat's Masterman Ready - 20 ,, Privateer's-Man • - 20 ,, Settlers in Canada - - 20

,, . Mission; or, Scenes in Africa - 20 Mount St. Lawrence - - - 22 Sir Roger de Coverley - - - 27 Southey's The Doctor etc. - - 28 Twelve Years Ago: a Tale - - 31

One Vol. Encyclopaedias and Dictionaries. Blaine's, of Rural Sports - - - 6

Brande's, of Science, Literature, and Art 6 Copland's, of Medicine - - - - 8

Cresy's, of Civil Engineering - - - 8 Gwilt's, of Architecture - T - - - 11 Johnson's Farmer - - - - - 16 Johnston's Geographical Dictionary - 16 Loudon's, of Trees and Shrubs - - 18 2 p. of Gardening - - - - 18

29 of Agriculture - - - - 18

> * of Plants - - - - - 18

x * of Rural Architecture - - 18 M’Culloch's Geographical Dictionary - 19 9 x Dictionary of Commerce - 19 Murray's Encyclopædia of Geography - 22 Ure's Arts, Manufactures, and Mines - 31 Webster's Domestic Economy. - - 32

Poetry and the Drama.

Aikin's (Dr.) British Poets - - - 5 Baillie's (Joanna) Poetical Works - - 5 Flowers and their Kindred Thoughts - 2: Fruits from the Garden and Field - - 23 Goldsmith's Poems, illustrated - - ll Gray's Flegy, illuminated - - - 23 Hey's Moral of Flowers - - - - 13 , Sylvan Musings - - - - 13

L. É. L.'s Poetical Works - - - 16 Linwood's Anthologia Oxoniensis - - 17 Macaulay's Lays of Ancient Rome - - 19 Montgomery's Poetical Works - - 21 Moore’s Irish Melodies - - - - 21 , , Lalla Rookh - - - - 22 , , Poetical Works . - - - 21 ,, Songs and Ballads - - - 21 Shakspeare, by Bowdler - - - - 26 * - 's Sentiments and Similes - 14 Southey's Poetical Works - - - 29 ,, . British Poets - - - - 29 Swain's English Melodies - - - 29 Taylor's Virgin Widow - - - - - 30 Thomson's Seasons, illustrated - - 30

... with Notes, by Dr. A. T. Thomson a 30 Watts's Lyrics of the Heart . - - 32 Winged Thoughts - - - - - 22

Political Economy and
Statistics.

Banfield and Weld's Statistics - - 5
Gilbart's Treatise on Banking - - - ll
Gray's Tables of Life Contingencies - 11

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Hook's (Dr.) Lectures on Passion week 13

Horne’s Introduction to the Scriptures - 13 ,, Compeudium of ditto - - 13 Howson’s Sunday Evening - - - 14 Jameson's Sacred and Legendary Art - 15 3, Monastic Legends - - - 15 * > Legends of the Madonna - 15 Jeremy Taylor's Works - - - - 16 Laneton Parsonage - - - - - 2 Letters to my Unknown Friends - - 17 ,, on Happiness - - - - 17 Maitland's Church in the Catacombs - 19 Margaret Percival - - - - - 27 Marriage Service (illuminated) - - 23 Maxims, etc. of the Saviour - - - 15 Miracles of Our Saviour - - - 15 Moore on the Power of the Soul - - 2 ,, on the Use of the Body - - 21 ,, on Man and his Motives - - 21 Morell's Philosophy of Religion - - 22 Mosheim's Ecclesiastical History - - 22 Mount St. Lawrence - - - - 22 Neale's Closing Scene - - - - 22 , , Resting Places of the Just - - 22 Newman's (J. H.) Discourses - - 22 Paley's Evidences, etc., by Potts - - 22 Parables of Our Lord - - - - 15 Pascal's Works, by Pearce - - - 24 Readings for Lent - - - - - 16 Robinson's Lexicon of the Greek Testament - - - - - - - 25 Sermon on the Mount (The) - - - 23 Sinclair's Journey of Life - - - 27 * * Business of Life - - - 27 Sketches (The) - - - - - 27 Smith's (G.) Perilous Times - - - 28 wo Religion of Ancient Britain - 2s wn Sacred Annals - - - 27 -> Doctrine of the Cherubim - 27 op (J.) St. Paul's Shipwreck . - 28

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