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26 SPENCER BLACKETT'S PUBLICATIONS

SIXPENNY NOVELS.

GUSTAVE AIMARD'S INDIAN TALES.
AUTHOR'S COPYRIGHT CHEAP EDITION.

Crown 8vo. Price, paper cover, 6d. ; cloth limp, 1s. Postage, 2d.

FIRST SERIES.

1. Trappers of Arkansas.

2. Border Rifles.
3. Freebooters.
4. White Scalper.

SECOND SERIES.

5. Guide of the Desert.
6. Insurgent Chief.
7. Flying Horseman.
8. Last of the Aucas.

THIRD SERIES.

9. Missouri Outlaws. 10. Prairie Flower. 11. Indian Scout.

12. Stronghand.

FOURTH SERIES.

13. The Bee Hunters.

14. Stoneheart.

15. Queen of the Savannah.

FIFTH SERies.

16. Buccaneer Chief.

17. Smuggler Hero.

18. Rebel Chief.

SIXTH SERIES.

19. The Adventurers. 20. Pearl of the Andes. 21. Trail Hunter.

SEVENTH Series. 22. Pirates of the Prairies. 23. Trapper's Daughter. 24. Tiger Slayer.

EIGHTH SERIES. 25. Gold Seekers. 26. Indian Chief. 27. Red Track.

NINTH SERIES.

28. The Treasure of Pearls.

29. Red River Half Breed.

Each Series also published in volume form, price, cloth gilt, 2s. 6d. The whole carefully revised and edited by PERCY B. ST. JOHN.

Postage, 2d.

Price, paper covers, 6d.; cloth limp, Is. How to Live on a Shilling a Week. By

ONE WHO HAS TRIED IT.

"The author shows how it can be done. As exhibiting possibilities the suggestions are interesting."-News of the World.

Cheaper Edition, price, paper cover, 6d. Postage, 2d.

The Cithern: Poems for Recitation. By Mrs. AYLMER GOWING, Author of "Ballads and Poems," etc. "A most charming little volume, containing many pieces that are suitable for recitation, and are by this time widely known and appreciated."-Lady's Pictorial.

SPENCER BLACKETT'S PUBLICATIONS

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ATTRACTIVE

PICTURES AND STORIES

FOR YOUNG CHILDREN.

BEAUTIFULLY COLOURED TOY BOOKS. WITH STORIES WRITTEN BY MISS F. M. GALLAHER. Carefully printed on superfine paper in large clear type.

Eleven Coloured Plates. Price, picture boards, Is. 6d. Postage, 3d. Children's Chums. Stories by Miss F. M.

GALLAHER.

Contains bright and pleasing pictures of children and their pets, and simple stories in large type.

Six Coloured Plates. Price, stiff picture wrapper, 6d. Postage, Id. A Night at the Circus. Stories by Miss

F. M. GALLAHER.

Contains attractive coloured illustrations, and simple reading in large type.

Six Coloured Plates. Price, stiff picture wrapper, 6d. Postage, Id.

Baby's Book. Stories by Miss F. M.

GALLAHER.

Contains brightly coloured pictures and reading suited to very young minds.

"JESSIE RAYNE," in Truth, says: "I have only time to mention three children's picture books, 'A Night at the Circus,' 'Baby's Book,' both fairly good, and 'Children's Chums,' very good indeed.'

"Delightful books for the small children in the nursery. The type is large and easy to read by those who have gained that accomplishment, and the stories are not beyond the comprehension of very little ones."-Court Circular.

28 SPENCER BLACKETT'S PUBLICATIONS

BRITISH

STANDARD HANDBOOKS.

Price, picture covers, Illustrated, 2d. each. Postage, 2d.

A NEW SERIES OF ILLUSTRATED PRACTICAL HANDBOOKS

OF

SPORTS AND PASTIMES.

Each book is complete in itself. These Handbooks are perfect encyclopædias of information upon their respective topics. They readily commend themselves as marvels of cheapness.

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21.

Boxing, Wrestling, and Fencing, or the Art of Self-Defence.

22. Chemical Wonders for Home Exhibition. 23. Gymnastic Exercises. 24. The Magic Lantern. 25. The Student Collector. 26. Dogs: How to Keep and Train them.

THIRD SERIES. 27. Lawn Tennis.

28. Puzzles and Riddles. 29. Riding and Driving. 30. Hand and Finger Tricks.

31. Archery.

32. Vocal and Optical Deceptions.

33. Toy Boats and Sailing Craft. 34. Fencing.

35. Burlesque Giants and Dwarfs.

36. Thought Reader. 37. Billiards: Ball and Cue Games.

38. Punch and Puppets 39. Young Play-Actor.

First, second, and third Series, each cloth gilt, 2s. 6d.; cloth, gilt edges,

SPENCER BLACKETT'S PUBLICATIONS 29

ILLUSTRATED GIFT BOOKS.

HANDSOME, USEFUL, AND WELL BOUND,

GIFT BOOKS AT TWO SHILLINGS AND SIXPENCE EACH.

Illustrated with Hundreds of Comic Cuts. Price, cloth gilt, Illustrated, 2s. 6d. Postage, 4d.

Merry and Wise: a Book for all Seasons. By BRET HARTE, MARK TWAIN, MAX ADELER, DANBURY NEWSMAN, etc.

With Coloured Plates. Crown 8vo. Price, cloth, gilt edges, 2s. 6d. Postage, 4d.

Gulliver's Travels in Lilliput, Brobding

nag, and Houyhnhnmland, with an account of the Yahoos. By LEMUEL GULLIVER, Mariner.

Crown 8vo. Price, cloth, bevelled boards, gilt edges, Illustrated, 2s. 6d. Postage, 4d.

The Pierced Heart: a Romance. By Cap

tain MAYNE REID. With numerous Illustrations.

Crown 8vo. Price, cloth, bevelled boards, gilt edges, Illustrated, 2s. 6d. Postage, 4d.

The Star of Empire: a Tale. By Captain

MAYNE REID. With numerous Illustrations.

AN ILLUSTRATED GIFT BOOK FOR CHILDREN.

Crown 8vo. Price, cloth, gilt edges, 2s. 6d. Postage, 4d.

Stories Grandma Told.

By MARY D.

BRINE. With numerous fine Engravings on Wood.

Crown 8vo. Price, cloth, elegant, gilt edges, Illustrated, 2s. 6d. Postage, 4d.
Frank Weatherall. By W. C. METCALFE.

A Story of Adventures in the Merchant Navy. With
Illustrations on toned paper.

30 SPENCER BLACKETT'S PUBLICATIONS

ILLUSTRATED GIFT BOOKS-continued.

Crown 8vo. Price, cloth, bevelled boards, gilt edges, Illustrated, 2s. 6d. Postage, 4d.

The Golden Rangers. By GABRIEL FERRY. An exciting Tale of Treasure-seeking among the Indians. Illustrated by Gustave Doré.

Crown 8vo. Price, cloth gilt, Illustrated, 2s. 6d. each. Postage, 5d. The British Standard Illustrated Practical Handbook of Sports and Pastimes. Vols. I., II., and III. With Diagrams, Plans, and every design possible for all Games, Sports, and Pastimes, forming a complete Encyclopædia on the various topics.

Price, picture paper boards, Illustrated, 2s. 6d. Postage, 4d.

Twice Round the Clock. By GEORGE

AUGUSTUS SALA. With numerous Illustrations.

Crown 8vo. Copyright Edition. Price, picture cover, Illustrated, 2s. 6d. Traits and Stories of the Irish Peasantry.

By WILLIAM CARLETON (Ireland's Greatest Novelist). With the whole of the Plates by D. MACLISE, R.A. Containing several Traits and Stories never before published.

GIFT BOOKS AT THREE SHILLINGS AND SIXPENCE. Crown 8vo. Price, handsomely bound, cloth gilt, Illustrated, 3s. 6d. Postage, 5d.

The Boy's Birthday Book. By Mrs. S. C. HALL, WILLIAM HOWITT, AUGUSTUS MAYHEW, THOMAS MILLER, and G. A. SALA. Illustrated with hundreds of Engravings by Eminent Artists.

Crown 8vo. Price, ornamental cloth, gilt edges, bevelled boards, Illustrated, 35. 6d. each. Postage, 5d.

The British Standard

Illustrated

Practical Handbook of Sports and Pastimes. Vols. I., II., and III. With Diagrams, Plans, and every design possible for all Games, Sports, and Pastimes. Illustrated with nearly one hundred original Engravings.

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