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TORY OF THE REIGN OF FERDINAND AND ISABELLA. By W. H. PRES-
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HISTORY OF THE REIGN OF THE EMPEROR CHARLES V. By WILLIAM

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LIFE THOUGHTS, gathered from the Extemporaneous Discourses of HENRY WARD

BEECHER. 1 volume, 12mo. $1.00.
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THE RELIGION OF GEOLOGY, and its connected sciences. By EDWARD HITCH

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THE LIFE OF JOHN STERLING. By TUOMAS CARLYLE. In one volume 12mo. Price, $1.

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