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Canada, as It Is: Comprising Details Relating to the Domestic Policy ...
George Henry Hume
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Page 11 - ACCIDENCE. Second Edition. Offering tabular views of all the Parts of Speech in the French Language, with brief and simple Explanations, Examples, and easy Exercises on each. Price 3s. bound. Part III. — THE SYNTAX. Containing the most necessary Rules, clearly and concisely explained. Price 3s. 6d. bound. NB These Three Parts form a complete Grammar, bound in one vol. price 8s. Part IV. — THE APPENDIX; or Dictionary of Difficulties, Idioms, Synonimes, and Niceties of the French Language.
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Page 34 - Persons who are possessed of sufficient means prefer to travel by land that part of the route where the river St. Lawrence is not navigable by steam-boats, and the journey is then usually performed in six days, at a cost of 61.