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THE

WORLD AT HOME:

, Miscellany of Entertaining Reading.

CONTAINING A SELECTION OF TALES, SKETCHES, TABLE-TALK,

TRAVELLERS NOTES, ANECDOTES, &c.

LONDON: GROOMBRIDGE & SONS.
MANCHESTER: ABEL HEYWOOD. LIVERPOOL: JOSEPH SHEPHERD.
EDINBURGH: JAMES HOGG & SONS; OLIVER & BOYD; JOHN MENZIES.
GLASGOW: THOMAS MURRAY & SON; WILLIAM LOVE.

DUBLIN: WILLIAM ROBERTSON.

MDCCCLVIII.

CONTENTS.

PAOR

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Duelling

Duke of Cumberland

Dykes, the Breaking of the

Eastern Story, an

124

Emperor Augustus (the) and the Greek Poet 60

Fairy Cobblers, the

79

Faith

220

Fashion (the) that never Changes

40

Fifty-Six of the Wants of the Children of Zion 124

Fishes

206

Formation of Character

214

Friends

17

Friendship

210

German Night-Watchman's Song

72

Ghost Story, a

161

Glove (the): a Tale

120
Graces (the) always of Little Stature

60

Grains and Grasses

166

Grand Duke (the) and the Jewi

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Hamilton and Burr

92
Happy Retort, a

20
Health in Youth

40
Keavenly Shepherd, the

174

Henry VIII, and the Nobleman

60

Hereditary Features

50
Hint to Go, a

380

Home Findings 13, 29, 69, 98, 108, 157, 179, 189, 229

Home Light

133
Household Management

40
Housemaid, Soliloquy of a .
How Dr Livingstone was Trained

94

How Glass first came to England

190

How May was first made

150

How the Patriarchs Lived to an Old Age

How to Ruin your Health

200

Humble Petition

(the) of the Letter A to the
Inhabitants of London and its Environs 20

Husband's Complaint, the

24

Hymn

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220

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174

219

40

44

12

65

183

Indian Honesty

Indulgent Juror, the

Inexperienced Bachelor, an

Insects and the Lower Animals

Irish Timepiece, an

Irish Wit

It will never do to be Idle

I will

36

78

97

184

180

180

15

220

Jerusalem (the) of To-day
Judge Story

115
60

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