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YONGE ILLUSTRATED BY KATE GREEN AW AY. , LIMITED NEW YORK: THE MACMILLAN COMPANY 1898 All rights reserved FIG. 16. Title page from Charlotte M. Yonge's The Heir of Redclyffe. 1898 edition. READING FOR PLEASURE 1830 - 1860 33 Boys' Own Book of Natural History (1860). It was only with difficulty that Routledge was able to meet the demand for Common Objects of the Country, which was printed in an edition of 100,000 copies, all of which were sold by the end of the first week. For many years this latter book was in continuous demand.

Iiiiwiii[|iiaitiiiWMi|iii:'[rr'--niit] wmmii >% mmammÊmmm Ä" fcOITOl SlMPKlK f^AfURALL, & CO A^ FIG. 15. Title page from Catherine Sinclair's Holiday House. 1839. READING FOR PLEASURE 1830 - 1860 31 of Nonsense (1846), Mrs. Gatty's Parables from Nature (1855), and Charles Kingsley's The Heroes (1856). The tractarian movement replaced Calvinism as an influence on literature for children in these years, particularly in the work of Charlotte M. Yonge. Anglo-Catholic ideas were evident in The Heir ofRedclyffe (1853) (Fig.

Geography Generalized Geography. · Ditto , In L. demy and third in Concise System of Prac­ Melrose's, revised by Extensively used in Pa­ A. Ingram and J. rochial Schools and in tical Arithmetic Trotter. Middle Schools in Scot­ land, System of Practical Arith­ No. 11 of the Scottish School-Book Asso­ metic ciation. Ditto . · , Key to ditto . . Ditto , . First Lessons in Practical Arithmetic Ditto . . Key to ditto · · · · Lessons on Arithmetic By James Trotter for Junior Classes Part 2 Parti 4 lBmo 5* 18 shts.

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