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Hurst & Blackett. . . . . . . 4
Chatto & Windus . . . . . . 5
W. Heinemann . . . . . . . 6
Chapman & Hall . . . . . . 7
Sampson Low & Co. . . . . 8
A. D. Innes & Co. . . . . . . 9
Virtue & Co. . . . . . . . 10
Dean & Son . . . . . . . 11
F. V. White Co. . . . . . . 12
"The Studio" . . . . . . 13
Keynote Series . . . . . . . 14

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BOOKS BY JOHN DAVIDSON.
A FULL AND TRUE ACCOUNT OF THE WONDERFUL MISSION OF
EARL LAVENDER, WHICH LASTED ONE NIGHT AND ONE DAY. With a
History of the Pursuit of Earl Lavender and Lord Brumm by Mrs. Scamler and Maud Emblem.
1 vol., crown 8vo, price 6s. [Now Ready.
PERFERVID: The Career of Ninian Jamieson. With Illustrations by HARRY
FURNISS. A few copies of the first edition still remain, crown 8vo, cloth gilt, price 6s. New
and Cheaper Edition, post 8vo, cloth, 2s. 6d.
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"A More fascinating story for boys, or for those who are not too old to remember their boyhood, has
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THE GREAT MEN AND A PRACTICAL NOVELIST. With Illustrations
by EDWIN J. ELLIS. Crown 8vo, price 3s 6d.
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enthral. . . . The stories have a clean-cut, dramatic vigour and a plenitude of unforced wit. . . . For pure
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IN A MUSIC HALL, and other Poems. Crown 8vo, price 5s.
"Poetically graceful and morally courageous."—Glasgow Herald.
"Mr. Davidson is nothing if not bluntly original. . . . In these sketches he shows himself frankly as
a realist in poetry."—Scottish Leader.
BAPTIST LAKE. Square crown 8vo, buckram, price 3s. 6d.
"Abounds in felicities of expression, in clean-cut, inclusive portraiture, and in descriptive passages of
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"One of the best things in the book is the conception of the 'Middle Class Club.' This is really a
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to be had."—The Star.
"Mr. John Davidson can write nothing that is not clever. The imagination of the poet glows in
every page. . . . Full of enchantment and grace."—The Speaker.

WARD & DOWNEY, LTD., 12 YORK BUILDINGS, ADELPHI, W.C.

TWO NEW VOLUMES OF POEMS.
BALLADS AND SONGS. By JOHN DAVIDSON. Fcap. 8vo, buck-
ram, 5s. net. [This Edition now ready.
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back. . . . Both the 'Ballad in Blank Verse ' and the 'Ballad of a Nun ' contain very strong morals very
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"An abundant vigour, a lusty vitality, is the mark of all his work. He does not versify for the sake
of versifying, but because his intensity of feeling seeks an outlet in the most vehement and concentrated
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"We must acknowledge that Mr. Davidson's work in this volume displays great power. . . . There
is strength and to spare."—Times.
"Mr. Davidson's new book is the best thing he has done, and to say this is a good deal. . . . Here,
at all events, is a poet who is never tame or dull : who, at all events, never leaves us indifferent. His verse
speaks to the blood, and there are times when 'the thing becomes a trumpet'"—Saturday Review.
ODES, AND OTHER POEMS. BY WILLIAM WATSON. FCAP. 8vo,
buckram, 4s. 6d. net. [Third Edition now ready.
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tion."—Saturday Review.
"Good as Mr. Watson's earlier volumes were, there is, we think, in this volume a very marked
advance in craftsmanship and freedom."—Westminster Gazette.
"Mr. Watson sustains easily in this volume the reputation he has gained of far the greatest poet still
amongst us."—Spectator.
"His new volume contains five or six poems which are real additions to literature."—Times.

LONDON: JOHN LANE, THE BODLEY HEAD.

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Hurst & Blackett's Publications.

Hurst & Blackett's Three-and-Sixpenny Series.
Crown 8vo, uniformly bound, bevelled boards, each 3s. 6d.
ROBERT CARROLL. By the Author of "Mistress Beatrice Cope," etc.
MARY FENWICK'S DAUGHTER. By BEATRICE WHITBY.
THUNDERBOLT: An Australian Bushranging Story. By the Rev.
J. MIDDLETON MACDONALD, Bengal Chaplain.
THE AWAKENING OF MARY
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TWO ENGLISH GIRLS. By MABEL
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HIS LITTLE MOTHER. By the
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JESSIE FOTHERGILL.
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MISS BOUVERIE. By Mrs. MOLES-
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SIR ANTHONY. By ADELINE SER-
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JOHN HALIFAX, GENTLEMAN.
A WOMAN'S THOUGHT ABOUT WOMEN.
A LIFE FOR A LIFE.
NOTHING NEW.
MISTRESS AND MAID.
THE WOMAN'S KINGDOM.
CHRISTIAN'S MISTAKE.
A NOBLE LIFE.
THE UNKIND WORD.
A BRAVE LADY.
STUDIES FROM LIFE.
YOUNG MRS. JARDINE.
HANNAH.

By the Author of "Sam Slick."
NATURE AND HUMAN NATURE.
WISE SAWS AND MODERN INSTANCES.
THE OLD JUDGE; or, Life in a Colony.
TRAITS OF AMERICAN HUMOUR.
THE AMERICANS AT HOME.

By Dr. George Macdonald.
DAVID ELGINBROD.
ROBERT FALCONER.
ALEC FORBES.
SIR GIBBIE.

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CHATTO & WINDUS'S NEW BOOKS.

NEW LIBRARY NOVELS.
A LONDON LEGEND. By JUSTIN HUNTLY McCARTHY. 3 vols., crown 8vo,
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MR JERVIS ; a Romance of the Indian Hills. By B. M. CROKER, Author of "Diana
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THE GOOD SHIP "MOHOCK." By W. CLARK RUSSELL, Author of "My Shipmate
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THE CHARLATAN : A Story of To-Day. By ROBERT BUCHANAN and HENRY
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PEN AND PENCIL SKETCHES BY HENRY STACY MARKS, R.A. With 4
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THE LIFE AND INVENTIONS OF THOMAS A. EDISON. By W. K. L. and
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MEMOIRS OF THE DUCHESSE DE GONTAUT (Gouvernante to the Children of
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PUDD'NHEAD WILSON. By MARK TWAIN. With Portrait, and 6 Illustrations.
MADAME SANS-GÉNE. By E. LEPELLETIER. A Romance founded on the Play
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JACK DOYLE'S DAUGHTER. By R. E. FRANCILLON. [Shortly.
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LONDON : CHATTO & WINDUS, 214 PICCADILLY, W.

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Mr. Wm. Heinemann's List.

WORKS OF ART.
MASTERPIECES OF GREEK SCULPTURE. A Series of Essays
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by EUGENE SELLERS. Large 4to. With Nineteen Full-page Photogravure Plates
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REMBRANDT. Seventeen of his Masterpieces, from the Collection of
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REMBRANDT : His Life, his Work, and his Times. By EMILE MICHEL.
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HISTORY AND BIOGRAPHY.
THE STORY OF A THRONE : Catherine II. of Russia. From the
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ALEXANDER THE THIRD. By CHARLES LOWE, M.A., Author of
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EDMOND AND JULES DE GONCOURT. With Letters and
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2 vols. demy 8vo, 32s.
MEMOIRS OF THE PRINCE DE JOINVILLE. (Vieux Souvenirs.)
Translated from the French by Lady MARY LOYD. With many Illustrations from
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NAPOLEON AND THE FAIR SEX. (Napoléon et les Femmes.)
Translated from the French of FREDERIC MASSON. With 10 Portraits. Demy 8vo,
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Uniformly bound. SHORT STORIES. Price 3s. 6d. each.
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EPISODES. By the Author of "The
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HUBERT CRACKENTHORPE.
WRECKAGE. Seven Studies. 2nd
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HENRY HARLAND.
MADEMOISELLE MISS, and other
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WOLCOTT BALESTIER.
THE AVERAGE WOMAN. With
a Biographical Sketch by HENRY JAMES.
FRANÇOIS COPPÉE.
BLESSED ARE THE POOR.
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THE ATTACK ON THE MILL.
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Chapman & Hall's New Books.

Woman in India. By MARY FRANCES BILLINGTON. With an Introduc-
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The Progress of Science : Its Origin, Course, Promoters, and
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Essays, Speculative and Suggestive. By JOHN ADDINGTON
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Clove Pink : A Study from Memory. By ANNA C. STEELE, Author of
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GEORGE MEREDITH'S WORKS.
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Lord Ormont and his Aminta.
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Evan Harrington.
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SCRIBNER'S MAGAZINE
FOR 1895.

THE constantly widening connection of "Scribner's Magazine" in both literary and artistic work will be drawn upon during the coming year in novel and stimulating directions to make each issue represent the highest type of a progressive and popular American Magazine.

ANNOUNCEMENTS.
The Amazing Marriage,
A NEW SERIAL NOVEL by GEORGE MEREDITH, will BEGIN in
the January Number of
"SCRIBNER."

The History of the Last Quarter-Century in the United States
Will be an important feature, extending over a number of months.
To undertake the preparation of this history the Magazine has been fortunate in securing
President E BENJAMIN ANDREWS, of Brown University, who unites the closest study
of American history with the broad grasp of a man of affairs. He possesses especially the fresh
point of view and picturesque narrative which mean everything in a work of this character.

The Story of a Play
Will be a short novel by WILLIAM D. HOWELLS, the experience of young playwright,
and one of Mr. Howell's most delightful pictures of New York life in a new field.

Another undertaking of interest in quite a different field will be ROBERT GRANT'S
Papers on the Practical Problems of Life, under the title of

"The Art of Living."
"The Income." "The Commissariat." "The Summer Problem."
"The Dwelling." "Education." "Married and Single Life."
"The Case of Man" AND "The Case of Woman."

"American Party Politics"
Will be a series of three articles by NOAH BROOKS, dealing with the history of party
politic with the clearness, entertaining quality and personal reminiscences of a man who has been
for years a leading journalist and student of the subject.

No attempt will be made to give here a detailed announcement of the miscellaneous articles which will
give permanence and lively interest to the numbers of the Magazine for 1895. By their varied suggestiveness
and individuality they will maintain its traditions of excellence and of close interest in the activities of
contemporary life. But among the papers which will appear in early numbers of the year may be especially
mentioned: Life at the Athletic Clubs, by DUNCAN EDWARDS, illustrated by C. D. Gibson ; Country
and Hunt Clubs, by EDWARDS S. MARTIN, illustrated ; A Tuscan Shrine, by Mrs. EDITH WHARTON,
with superb illustrations recording an important artistic discovery; Old-fashioned Gardens, by Mrs.
ALICE MORSE EARL, abundantly illustrated from the finest of our old gardens; The Portraits of J. M.
W. Turner, by COSMO MONKHOUSE; Coney Island, by JULIAN RALPH, illustrated by Henry McCarter;
a story of Labrador, by GILBERT PARKER, illustrated by Albery Lynch; Country Roads, written and
illustrated by FRANK FRENCH, the well-known engraver; Sawney's Deer-lick, by CHARLES D. LANIER,
illustrated by A. B. Frost.

LONDON: SAMPSON LOW, MARSTON & COMPANY, LIMITED,
ST. DUNSTAN'S HOUSE, FETTER LANE, FLEET STREET, E.C.

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Some Books published by
A. D. INNES & CO.

VERSE TRANSLATIONS FROM GREEK AND LATIN POETS.
By ARTHUR D. INNES, M.A. Large post 8vo, buckram, gilt top, 5s. net.

"A finely varied classical garland. . . . We would fain have a whole book of Virgil from a trans-
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"It is not every lover of the classics who can be his own translator of them ; it is not every translator
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both functions."—Daily Chronicle.

SEERS AND SINGERS. A Study of Five English Poets (BROWNING,
TENNYSON, WORDSWORTH, MATTHEW ARNOLD, and Mrs. BROWNING). By ARTHUR
D. INNES, M.A. Cloth antique extra, gilt top, 5s.

"Never were great poets and their gifts to us dealt with in a more reverential and yet discriminating
fashion. Comments and criticisms are alike delicate and suggestive. All followers of the great five
should possess this little book, whose dainty get up is still its least charm."—Pall Mall Gazette.

SOCIETY IN CHINA. By ROBERT H. DOUGLAS. An Account of the
Everyday Life of the Chinese People: Social, Political, and Religious. Demy 8vo,
cloth, with 22 Illustrations. Second Edition. Price 16s.

"Not only does Mr. Douglas's book supply a complete conspectus of the polity, institutions, manners, and sentiments of this petrified race, but it reviews clearly the history of foreign relations with China, and points a moral which British diplomatists would do well to lay to heart in future difficulties with China." Times.

Novels.
By STANLEY WEYMAN.

MY LADY ROTHA. A Romance of the Thirty Years' War. With 8
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"Baron DE BOOK-WORMS says: "Mr. Stanley Weyman, Author of 'A Gentleman of France' and 'Under the Red Robe,' has not yet, excellent as were both these works, written anything so powerful, so artistic, so exciting, and so all-engrossing as 'My Lady Rotha.'"—Punch.

By ANTHONY HOPE.
HALF A HERO. Fourth Edition. Crown 8vo, cloth, 6s.

"The book is delightful to read, and an excellent piece of work."—Standard.

MR. WITT'S WIDOW. Crown 8vo, cloth, 3s. 6d.

"In truth a brilliant little tale."—Times.

SPORT ROYAL. Small crown 8vo, cloth, 2s.

"Among these eleven stories—frivolous, weird, humorous, or sparkling—there is no room for monotony or tedium."—Athenæum.

By ROBERT BLATCHFORD.
A SON OF THE FORGE. Crown 8vo, cloth, 6s.

"A rattling good story."—Literary World.

By F. CUNNINGHAM. BROOMIEBURN : Border Sketches. Crown 8vo, buckram, gilt top, 3s. 6d.

"Will prove delightful reading."—Morning Post.

LONDON: A. D. INNES & CO., 31 & 32 BEDFORD STREET, STRAND.

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A large and beautiful Copyright Etching after Sir FREDERIC LEIGHTON
presented to all Purchasers of
THE ART JOURNAL, 1895.

IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT.

In order still further to increase the large circulation of THE ART JOURNAL,
the Proprietors have decided to PRESENT to all Annual Subscribers for
1895 a carefully printed and good impression on specially made Etching
Paper of a
VALUABLE ORIGINAL COPYRIGHT ETCHING,
now being etched by the very competent Artist, G. A. MANCHON, of the
beautiful and decorative Painting,
"HIT,"
By Sir Frederic Leighton, Bart.,
PRESIDENT OF THE ROYAL ACADEMY.

The Etching will be of large dimensions, having an engraved surface of 21 x 16 in.
suitable for frames 30 1/2 x 22 1/2 in.

The scheme for the diffusion of a thoroughly good work of Art has the express
sanction of the President of the Royal Academy, who has kindly promised to examine
the progress of the etching, and to sign the Artist's Proofs, on its completion to his
satisfaction

For further particulars see announcement in the January Number of THE ART JOURNAL,
or Prospectus, to be obtained from the Publishers
.

LONDON: J. S. VIRTUE & CO., LTD., 26 IVY LANE, PATERNOSTER ROW. E.C.

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Dean & Son's List.

Under the Immediate Patronage of H.R.H. the
Duchess of Fife, H.I.M. the Empress of
Germany, Right Hon. the Countess
of Aberdeen.

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few of the subjects, with spaces left for filling in
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NAME OF BABY.
THE LOCK OF HAIR.
BABY'S FIRST WORD.
BABY'S FIRST TOOTH.
BABY'S FIRST STEPS.
FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL.
BABY'S FIRST PRAYER, &c.

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Consisting of Twenty-nine Fairy Tales.
Translated from various Languages by AN-
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