Waitaruna: A Story of New Zealand Life
The Gentle Life Series
The Gentle Life Series.
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A Reprint (with the exception of "Familiar Words" and "Other People's Windows") has been issued in very neat limp cloth bindings at 2s. 6d. each.
The Gentle Life . Essays in aid of the Formation of Character of Gentlemen and Gentlewomen. 21st Edition.
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About in the World . Essays by Author of "The Gentle Life."
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Like unto Christ . A New Translation of Thomas à Kempis' "De Imitatione Christi." 2nd Edition.
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Familiar Words . An Index Verborum, or Quotation Handbook. Affording an immediate Reference to Phrases and Sentences that have become embedded in the English language. 4th and enlarged Edition. 6s.
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Essays by Montaigne . Edited and Annotated by the Author of "The Gentle Life." With Portrait. 2nd Edition.
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The Countess of Pembroke's Arcadia . Written by Sir Philip Sidney . Edited with Notes by Author of "The Gentle Life." 7s. 6d.
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The Gentle Life . 2nd Series, 8th Edition.
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The Silent Hour: Essays, Original and Selected . By the Author of "The Gentle Life." 3rd Edition.
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Half-Length Portraits . Short Studies of Notable Persons. By J. Hain Friswell .
Essays on English Writers , for the Self-improvement of Students in English Literature.
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Other People's Windows . By J. Hain Friswell . 3rd Edition.
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A Man's Thoughts . By J. Hain Friswell .