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BY WARIOUS WRITERS. EDITED BY DR. W. SMITH.
*...* Volume III. bound in cloth, price £2.3s.6d. will be ready on Saturday, January 6.

TAYLoR, WALTon, and MABERLY, 28, Upper Gower Street; and 27, Ivy Lane, Paternoster Row. (42)

Now ready, gratis, A VIEW of the ART of COLONIZATION ; ULAU and CO.’S QUARTERLY LIST. with present Reference to the British Empire.

—A List of New French, German, and other | By Edward Gibbon Wakefield.-In January.

Foreign Works, recently published on the Continent, John W. Parker, West Strand. (45) and imported by Dulau and Co., Foreign Booksellers, 37, Soho Square, London. (43) M. DE LAMARTINE's NEw work. The secon D. EDITION OF AN APHAEL ; or, a Page of the Book of Life H SSAY on the UNION of CHURCH and at Twenty. By A. DE LAMARTINE. Trans

STATE, by the HoN. and Rev. BAPT1st W. lated with the Sanction of the Author, and published, Noel, M.A. 8vo. 12s. cloth, will be published on by special arrangement, simultaneously with the the 12th of January. original in Paris. Post 8vo.—On January 15.

James Nisbet and Co. Berners Street. (44) John W. Parker, West Strand. (46)

On the 5th of January will be published, 8vo.

DEMOCRACY in FRANCE (January 1849).

BY M. GUIZOT.
JOHN MURRAY, Albemarle Street. (47)

I N T H E PRESS.
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In 3 vols.
THE HALL AND THE MAN 0 R H 0 US E.
A Novel.
By A COUNTRY SQUIRE.

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T. C. NEwby, 72, Mortimer Street, Cavendish Square. (48) NEW Boo KS, NOW READ Y. 1. LAYARD's NINEVEH and its REMAINS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36s. 2. LORD MAHON'S HISTORICAL ESSAYS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 6s. 3. DENNIS's CITIES and CEMETERIES of ETRURIA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42s. 4. TAYLOR's NOTES from BOOKS . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 9s. 5. SIR. J. G. WILKINSON'S DALMATIA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . - - - - - - - - - - 42s. 6. SHAW's OUTLINES of ENGLISH LITERATURE . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 12s. 7. GROTE's HISTORY of GREECE. Wols. 5 and 6 . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32s. 8. MILMAN'S EDITION OF HORACE. 300 Vignettes . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 42s. 9. ARCHDEACON WILBERFORCE on the INCARNATION . . . . . . . . . . 12s. 10. RANKE's HISTORY of PRUSSIA . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36s. 11. MRS. MERRIFIELD on the ARTS of PAINTING . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 30s. 12. LORD CAMPBELL’s CHANCELLORS, FIRst SERIEs. 3rd Edition... 42s. 13. ELPHINSTONE's HISTORY of INDIA. 3rd Edition. Map.......... 18s. | 50, Albemarle Street, DECEMBER 30, 1848. (49)

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New Work, HE INTERROGATORY BRITISH GEOGRAPHY ; being a Geography for Schools and Families, divided into short Reading Lessons, with the Meanings and Roots of the difficult Words, and very numerous Questions at the end of each Lesson. By a SchoolMasten. Demy 18mo: 1s. bound in cloth. HRONOLOGICAL PICTURES of ENGLISH HISTORY. Designed and Drawn by John Gilbert. Now complete, in 1 vol. imperial folio, 43.13s.6d. half-bound morocco, gilt tops. PHYSICAL MAP of the WORLD. Stereographic projection, beautifully and boldly defining the Mountain Ranges of the Globe, the Oceanic and Terrestrial Hemispheres, and the Currents of the Atlantic, Indian, and Pacific Oceans. Coloured, mounted on cloth and rollers; size, 4 feet 11 inches

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ESSRS. DEAN and SON invite the attention of those engaged in Tuition to the | following Reviews, selected from a large number, recommendatory of Miss Coasel-as an Historian for the School-room :Miss Corner is an excellent historian for the school-room.–Spectator. Miss Corner is concise in matter, yet perspicuous in style; delicate in narration, yet accurate in record; comprehensive in reference, yet simple in arrangement.-Peyosroat INDEPENDENT. Miss Corner writes intelligibly and fluently, with much easy and winning grace.—MAG. Arts AND Sci. The beauty of composition throughout the writings of Miss Corner is singular and fascinating—Sun. Miss Corner has acquired a deserved celebrity for the singularly attractive and intelligible manner she has in narrating history.—CRitic. Corner's Accurate Histories, commencing at the Earliest Periods and continued to the Present Time, are interspersed with faithful descriptions of the Manners, the Domestic Habits and Condition of the People, in different epochs of their history, and consist of

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Rome; 3d Edit. with Questions to each Chapter, and a full Chronological Table 3s.6d. *** A detailed Prospectus of Miss Corner's Histories may be had for distribution, FREE, on application. Just published, with Illustrations, price is, sewed, or Is. 6d. bound, the 4th Edition of the PLAY GRAMMAR, by Miss Corn ER. Also, by the same Author, and at the same price, EVERY CHILD'S HISTORY of ENGLAND, for the Junior Classes.

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M. I. S. C. E. L. L. A N E O U s. THE undersigned beg to invite the attention of Booksellers and Publishers to the facilities afforded by their establishment for the Sale of Books, Engravings, Stationery, &c. They are the conductors of the REGULAR NEW YORK TRADE SALES OF Books, STEREotype PLATEs, STAtionERY, and all MERCHANDIse of this class,

which are held by them semi-annually, under the direction of a Committee appointed by the Trade, and which have been thus conducted by them for the last ten years. It is believed that these Sales afford means superior to any other for the introduction to the notice of the American Trade both of surplus and new stock adapted to circulation in the United States. These are the only sales held in New York which are patronised by the leading and most extensive houses, and are fully attended by the dealers of the United States and Canadas. Their next sale of English Books will take place during the month of April, and they will be happy to include in their Catalogue any consignments the particulars of which may be furnished to their agents.

They also tender their services in the disposal of all property appropriate to their line of business, whether by auction or private sale. , Doing exclusively a Commission Business, they have no other interests to serve than those of consignors, who, therefore, may rely on faithful and prompt attention.

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HITTINGTON CLUB and METRO

POLITAN ATHENAEUM, 189, Strand.

This Institution has been founded with a view to throw open to classes which have hitherto been debarred from their enjoyment, those increased physical comforts, and facilities for moral and intellectual education, refined social intercourse, and rational recreation, which are the most attractive characteristics of modern civilization, but which, in the absence of individual wealth, associated numbers alone can command. Its members thus enjoy the advantages of being able to make themselves more efficient and valuable in their respective occupations, while at the same time their hours of relaxation assume a double value from the opportunities afforded of spending them in a manner at once improving and delightful.

The various departments of the Institution are now in full operation. The dining and refreshment rooms

(where the members may obtain dinner and refreshments at prices calculated merely to cover expenses, and free of gratuities to waiters), reading, news, chess, and smoking rooms, are open from eight in the morning till night. Classes are established for the study and practice of | languages, chemistry, vocal music, elocution, mathe| matics, historic and dramatic literature, discussion,

fencing, dancing, &c. Weekly réunions are held every Tuesday evening in the drawing-room, for conversation, music, and other entertainments, to which the members are free, and every facility is afforded for such other studies and amusements as are demanded by the members.

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LECTURES.

The following Lectures will terminate the Session 1848-9.

January 4, 11, 18, 1849.-Three Lectures on the Value and Importance of India as an Integral Part of the British Empire. By George Thompson, Esq. M.P.

January 25 and February 1, 1849.--Two Lectures on the Progress of Secular Music in England during the 17th and 18th centuries. By Sir Henry R. | Bishop, Prof. Mus. Oxon. With vocal illustrations by the Misses Williams, Mr. A. Novello, and Mr.

Williams. February 8, 1849.-One Lecture on Social Developement. By the Rev. J. A. Baines, B.A., of Nottingham. February 15 and 22, 1849.-Two Lectures on the Chemistry of the Sun's Rays. By Rohert Hunt, Esq. Author of “Researches on Light,’ ‘The Poetry of Science,’ &c. March 1, 8, 15, and 22.-Four Lectures on Palestine or the Holy Land. By James Silk Buckingham, Esq. March 27, 29, April 3, 5, 10, 12, 1849.-Six Lectures on the Physical Structure of the Solar System. By a distinguished Astronomer, with whom negociations are in progress. April 19 and 26, 1849.-Two Lectures on Things not Seen. By George Dawson, Esq., M.A., of Birmingham. The members have free admissions to the Lectures, of which detailed syllabusses may be had on application at the Institution. The Assemblies take place on the first Monday of each month, till May inclusive, and the Concerts will be resumed on the 10th of January.

Subscriptions —Gentlemen residing or having a place of business within seven miles of the General Post Office, two guineas yearly; gentlemen not within the above district, one guinea yearly; Ladies' Subscription, half-a-guinea yearly. The subscriptions are also payable half-yearly or quarterly, at the option of members. No entrance fee.

Ladies and gentlemen desirous of becoming mem| bers may obtain forms of application, and all other | information, of the Secretary.

P. BERLYN, Secretary. Lo

O BOOKSELLERS, STATIONERS, and Others.-Mr. PAGE is directed by the Proprietor to Dispose of a lucrative Business, carried on to the greatest advantage by the present owner for upwards of five years, and now in full trade. The concern is situate in a flourishing Market Town, possessing many local advantages, and can be confidently recommended to parties with £900. Liberal accommodation will be given for about half the amount.—Apply to Mr. Page, Auctioneer and Valuer, 28, Moorgate Street, Bank.

sIYO BOOKSELLERS and Others.-Mr. PAGE is instructed to Sell a valuable Bookselling Business, eligibly situate at the heart of the West End. The Returns are satisfactory, the Connection of the first class, and altogether well adapted to an energetic person desirous of entering the Trade. About £1500 required. — Apply to Mr. Page, Auctioneer and Valuer, 28, Moorgate Street, Bank.

O PRINTERS and Others.--To be SOLD, the Business of a Book-work and Jobbing Printer; comprising an excellent selection of Type, three iron Presses of the most approved make, and every material suitable to an office on a respectable scale. Time being of importance, the foregoing will be sold for £300, being about one-half the amount of a fair valuation. — Apply to Mr. Page, Auctioneer, 28, Moorgate Street, Bank.

To BOOKSELLERS.–To be LET, on easy Terms, with immediate possession, a Shop and

Parlour in one of the principal leading streets at the West End of the Town. Rent, #50 per annum, with Fixtures complete. Possesses advantages for a young beginner rarely to be found.—For particulars, apply to Messrs. Waller and Son, Booksellers, 188, Fleet Street. sIVO STATIONERS and PRINTERS. — To

be Disposed of, with immediate possession, a First-rate Mercantile Stationery and Printing Business, in one of the largest manufacturing towns of the kingdom. Coming in can be reduced to about £1500. The party retiring will introduce his successor to the connection.—Apply, personally or by letter, to Messrs. Hodgkinson and Burnside, 50, Upper Thames Street, London. TWO BOOKSELLERS and STATIONERS.–

A respectable Young Man, aged 21, wishing to obtain a knowledge of the above business, would offer his services for a year or two, at a salary merely nominal, in order to obtain the desired insight, and at the same time to make himself useful. A comfortable home is of the first consideration, and no objection to the country.—For further particulars, address to B. C., Mr. Staries' Library, Tichborne Street, London.

sIVO BOOKSELLERS and STATIONERS.—

Wanted, by a Young Man of respectable connections, a Situation as ASSISTANT to a Bookseller or Stationer. Good references can be given. — Address to J. R., care of Messrs. Scripps and Son, Newspaper and Advertising Agents, 13, South Molton Street, London. TO BOOKSELLERS, &c.—To be Disposed

of, a most respectable Bookselling and Stationery BUSINESS in one of the best Market Towns in the west of England. To a person with about £400 this offers unusual advantages.—For particulars address A. Z., Publishers' Circular Office, 169, Fleet Street. To PUBLISHERS and STATIONERS.—

A Bookseller, of considerable experience, wishes for an immediate ENGAGEMENT, either to take the Management of a good Business or to represent a respectable Firm in either of the above Trades. He can give first-rate references, and any security.— Apply to Alpha, 49, Burton Street, Burton Crescent, ndon.

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To country Librarties. Now ready, gratis, and post free, ULL’S PLAN for supplying COUNTRY LIBRARIES with NEW and STANDARD WORKS for Circulation without Purchase.—Also, The CHEAPEST DUPLICATE CATALOGUE ever issued. Selected from a large Stock and offered exclusively to the Proprietors of Country Libraries, at extremely low prices. Orders to be addressed to Mr. Bull, Librarian, Holles Street, Cavendish Square, London.

Rook of the PUBLISHING OFFICE of the ART JOURNAL. —Subscribers, the Public, and the Trade, are respectfully informed, that the ART JOURNAL will be in future published by Mr. GEORGE VIRTUE, 25, Paternoster Row, to whom, therefore, all communications connected with the Publishing department must be transmitted. Booksellers throughout the country are requested to send their orders to the Publisher early in the month, that they may ensure prompt attention. The Part for January will be ready for distribution immediately after Christmas Day; and the Publisher will gladly meet the wishes of Provincial Booksellers by forwarding Extra Copies, in order that this number (commencing the New Series) may be extensively seen, and an opportunity given to show the very great improvements to which the Journal has been subjected. These consist chiefly in—Its enlarged size (13% inches by 104 inches); improved paper and bolder type; more carefully finished Wood Engravings; Two Line Engravings on Steel, from the Vernon Gallery; One Engraving also, on Steel, from an original Work in Sculpture; and the accession of several Writers of high repute. Subscribers are assured that the style and character of the number for January will be strictly maintained throughout the year; and to redeem this pledge, there are now in the hands of Engravers upwards of Sixty Plates. 25, Paternoster Row.

WAN.P. by a respectable House, a Person

competent to manage a Bookselling Business. A thorough acquaintance with the Trade in London is indispensable. References will be required. — Address K. B. at the Office of the Publishers' Circular.

ANTED, an experienced ASSISTANT, who thoroughly understands the Bookselling and Stationery Business, in connection with a Circulating Library, for such an Establishment in a large and fashionable town. He must be capable, if required, of undertaking the entire management of the business.—Address, stating salary expected, and other particulars, D. H., Mr. Gabriel's, 135, Regent Street, London.

INDER WANTED, a good and expeditious Hand,—a good Finisher and Marbler.— A permanent Situation for a really good Hand; no other would be retained.—Address P. O. Post-office, Stamford.

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Printed at 57, Skinner Street, Snowhill, in the §: London, by ELIEzer CHATER Wilso N. of 6, Palmer Terrace, in

the Parish of St. *:::: Islington; and publis Andrew, Holborn, at the

ed by SAM pson Low, of 14, Great James Street, in the Parish of St. Office, 169, Fleet Street, in the Parish of St. Dunstan in the West.—Monday, January 1, 1849.

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Arts; also many Early Printed and Curious Books

Published at 6 o'clock every Friday morning.—Address letters, Journal

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