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The Witness to Immortality, in Literature,
Philosophy, and Life. By Rev. Dr. GEORGE A. GORDON, of the Old South Church, Boston. 12mo, $1.50. Dr. Gordon here presents the fruits of thoughtful study on the Immortal Life, in the Scriptures, in the world's deepest poetry and philosophy, in the Epistles of Paul, and in the life and words of Christ.
A Japanese Interior.
By ALICE M. BACON, author of “Japanese Girls and Women." 16mo, $1.25. A book of equal value and interest, describing, from personal observation, Japanese home and school life, theatres, traveling, hotels, temples, food, dress, dolls' festivals, wrestling contests, curio men, fireworks, the climate, earthquakes, etc.
The Son of a Prophet.
By GEORGE ANSON JACKSON. 16mo, $1.25. An historical story of great interest, giving a view of times and persons possessing a kind of sacred fascination. The scene is in Palestine and Egypt in the reign of King Solomon, and the author is very successful in his attempt to create the character of the man who wrote the wonderful Book of Job.
Sam Houston and the War of Independence
in Texas. By ALFRED M. WILLIAMS, author of “The Poets and Poetry of Ireland.” With a Portrait and Map. 8vo, $2.00. A valuable and interesting book, both as a history of Texas and a biography of Houston, who had a very remarkable career.
Essays in Idleness.
By AGNES REPPLIER, author of “Books and Men,” “ Points of View,” etc. 16mo, gilt top, $1.25. These brilliant essays will challenge, instruct, amuse, and delight the reader. They will charm by their good sense, wit, impatience with nonsense, and admirable literary skill.
A Sketch of the History of the Apostolic
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