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By W. JILLARD HORT,
LONGMAN, HURST, REES, ORME, AND BROWN,
2805 f. 64
THE ENGLISH READING BOok in Verse aims to exhibit a series of pictures of natural objects, scenes, and occupations, extracted from the works of some of our best poets; gradually leading to those serious, moral, and religious compositions with which it concludes.
May it not only afford amusement and information, but contribute, also, to the formation and maintenance of pure taste and pious sentiments.