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MASSINGER. PLAYS from the Text of W. MAXWELL. . LIFE OF THE DUKE OF WEL

Gifford. Edited by E. Cunningham. 12mo, LINGTON, embellished with numerous highly cloth. London, 1868. $2.75. Tree calf extra. finished line engravings by Cooper and other $5.25.

1408 eminent artists, consisting of battle pieces, MASSINGER, P. DRAMATIC WORKS complete,

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1419 **For sincerity of narration, truth of coloring, and ex. MAXWELL, W. H. THE VICTORIES OF WEL tent of information, the Historia Major of the Monk of St. Albans, may be justly deemed as valuable a work as LINGTON and the British Armies; with en this or any other age has produced."- Berington.

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1422 MATHEWS. MEMOIRS OF CHARLES MATHEWS,

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cently colored engravings. Original and MERIVALE, C. HISTORY OF THE ROMANS

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