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I. THE UNITED STATES. — II. DOMINION OF CANADA. — III. SOUTH AMERICA, Etc.

BY ROBERT MACKENZIE,
Author of “The Nineteenth Century.”

Harper's Popular Cyclopædia of United States History.

POPULAR CYCLOPÆDIA OF UNITED STATES HISTORY. From the Aboriginal Period to 1876. Containing

Brief Sketches of Important Events and Conspicuous Actors. By Benson J. LOSSING, Author of "The Field-Book of
the Revolution, " "Field-Book of the War of 1812,” &c. Illustrated by Two Steel-plate Portraits and over 1000 Engray-

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146. EARLY HISTORY OF CHARLES JAMES FOX. By G. 0, TREVELYAN. 10

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15 200. LETTERS OF MADAME DE REMUSAT.. 89. THE MISTLETOE BOUGH FOR 1879. Edited by M. E. BRADDON.

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10 203. WARLOCK O' GLENWARLOCK. A Novel. By G. MACDONALD.. 92. A FEW MONTHS IN NEW GUINEA. "By 0. C. STONE.. 10 204. WITH COSTS. A Novel. By Mrs. NEWMAN..

15 93. A DOUBTING HEART. A Novel By ANNIE KEARY...

15 205. THE PRIVATE SECRETARY. A Novel.. 94. LITTLE MISS PRIMROSE. A Novel. By Eliza TABOR..... 16 206. THE CAMERONIANS. A Novel. By JAMES GRANT..

20 95. DONNA QUIXOTE. A Novel. By JUSTIN MOCARTHY..

15 207. SCEPTRE AND RING. A Novel. By B. H. BUXTON.. 96, NELL-ON AND OFF THE STAGE. A Novel. By B. H. BUXTON. 15 208. POETRY OF BYRON. Chosen and Arranged by MATTHEW ARNOLD. 97. MEMOIRS OF MADAME DE REMUSAT. 1802-1808. Part I...

10 209. IVY: COUSIN AND BRIDE. A Novel. By Peroy Greg... 98. MADAME DE REMUSAT. Part II..

10 210. A LIFE'S ATONEMENT. A Novel. By D. C. MURRAY.. 98a. MADAME DE REMUSAT. Part III. With 20 Portraits.

10 211. THE BRAES OF YARROW. A Romance. By Charles GIBBON. 99. SWEET NELLY, MY HEART'S DELIGHT. A Novel. By JAMES RIOR 212. THE MYSTERIES OF HERON DYKE. A Novel of Incident... and WALTER BEBANT.

10 213. CHRISTOWELL. A Dartmoor Tale. By R. D. BLACKMORE.. 100. THE MUNSTER CIRCUIT. By J. R. O'FLANAGAN.. 15 214. THE COMET OF A SEASON. A Novel. By Justin MOCARTHY..

20 101. SIR JOHN. A Novel. By the Author of "Anne Dysart"

15 215, A LAODICEAN. A Tale of To-day. By Tuos. Hardy. Two Illustrations 102. THE GREATEST HEIRESS IN ENGLAND. A Novel. By Mrs. OLIPHANT 15 216. A GRAPE FROM A THORN. By JAMES PAYN 103. QUEEN OF THE MEADOW. A Novel. By CHABLES GIBBON...

15 217. GIUSEPPE GARIBALDI. By J. T. BENT. Illustrated.. 104. FRIEND AND LOVER. A Novel. By Iza Durrus HARDY

15 218. SIR CHRISTOPHER WREN. By Luoy PHILLIMORE. 2 Illustrations.. 105. COUSIN SIMON. A Novel. By the Hon. Mrs. R. MARSUAM..

10 219. THE QUESTION OF CAIN. 106. MADEMOISELLE DE MERSAĆ. A Novel.

A Novel By Mrs. Casier. HOEY.

15 220. CIVIL SERVICE IN GREAT BRITAIN By D. B. EATON.. 107. THE NINETEENTII CENTURY. By ROBERT MACKENZIE.

23 15 221, THE CAPTAINS' ROOM. A Novel. By W. BESANT and J. Rige..

10 108. BARBARA. A Novel By M. E. BBADDON....

15 222. THE DICKENS READER. Arranged by N. SUEPPARD.. 109. A SYLVAN QU'EEN. A Novel..

15 223. THE SENIOR PARTNER. A Novel. By Mrs. J. H. RIPPELL. 110. TOM SINGLETON. By W. W. FOLLETT SYNGE. 15 224. A HEART'S PROBLEM. A Novel. By C. GIBBON

10 11. THE RETURN OF THE PRINCESS. A Novel. By J. VINCENT.

10 225. GOD AND THE MAN. A Novel. By ROBERT BUCHANAN. 112, RUSSIA BEFORE AND AFTER THE WAR....

15 226. THE MARRIAGES OF THE BONAPARTES. By the Hon. D. A. 113. A WAYWARD WOMAN. A Novel By A. GRIFFITIIS...

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BingHAM..

21 114. TWO WOMON. A Novel. By GEORGIANA M. CRAIK...

15 227. AMERICA: A HISTORY. By R. MACKENZIE...
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