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Page 13 - LORD, Royal Artillery, and T. BAINES, FRGS The work is written expressly for the use of Military and Naval Officers, Missionaries, Travellers, and any who may be obliged to " rough it " in Foreign and Savage Countries; and it is believed that the " Shifts and Expedients " here gathered together will be found of the greatest service to all such. The work contains about 900 pages, and nearly 400 Illustrations.
Page 9 - THE ENGLISH GAME OF CRICKET : COMPRISING A DIGEST OF ITS ORIGIN, CHARACTER, HISTORY, AND PROGRESS, TOGETHER WITH AN EXPOSITION OF ITS LAWS AND LANGUAGE. CHARLES BOX, Author of " The Cricketers' Manual," " Reminiscences of Celebrated Players," Essays on the Game, " Songs and Poems," " Theory and Practice of Cricket,
Page 10 - Illustrated with numerous full-page Engravings drawn from life by TW Wood. Royal 4to., bevelled boards, gilt edges, price 12s.
Page 29 - All the interior angles of any rectilineal figure, together with four right angles, are equal to twice as many right angles as the figure has sides.
Page 99 - Though very poor, may still be very blest ; That trade's proud empire hastes to swift decay, As ocean sweeps the labour'd mole away ; While self-dependent power can time defy, As rocks resist the billows and the sky.
Page 12 - THE FARM: being Part I. of the Second Edition of "The Farm, Garden, Stable, and Aviary.
Page 12 - RULES of PIGEON SHOOTING. Published by Special Permission, the Hurlingham Club and the Gun Club Rules of Pigeon Shooting. SECOND EDITION. Bound together in cloth, gilt edges, price 6d., by post Id.