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Every Friday, price 2d. Yearly, post-free, 10s. 100.

ALSO ISSUED IN MONTHLY Parts.
"Let Knowledge grow from more to more.—TENNYSON.

KNOWLEDGE:

An Illustrated Magazine of Science,

PLAINLY WORDED-EXACTLY DESCRIBED.

Edited by R. A. PROCTOR.

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“KNOWLEDGE is a Weekly Magazine intended to bring the truths, dişcoveries, and inventions of Science and Art before the public in simple but correct terms—to be, in fact, the “minister and interpreter” of Science and Art for those who have not time to master technicalities, and—at a price within the reach of all.

The first number of Volume III. commenced with No. 62, January 5, 1883. Vol. II., now ready (June to December, 1882), price 8s. 6d.

“KNOWLEDGE"

LIBRARY SERIES .

Cheap Re-issue of Mr. Proctor's Popular Works.

Crown 8vo., Cloth, price 6s. each.
I. The Borderland of Science.

A Series of Familiar Dissertations on Stars. 2.

Science Byways.

A Series of Familiar Dissertations on Life in Other Worlds. 3.

The Poetry of Astronomy.
A Series of Familiar Essays on the Heavenly bodies, regarded less in their

strictly scientific aspect than as suggesting thoughts respecting infini-
ties of time and space, of variety, of vitality, and of development.

Just Published, Crown 8vo., price 6s, cach." 4.

Nature Studies. Reprinted from KNOWLEDGE.
By GRANT ALLEN, ANDREW WILSON, THOMAS FOSTER, RICHARD

A. PROCTOR, and EDWARD CLODD. 5. Leisure Readings. Reprinted from KNOWLEDGE.

By EDWARD CLODD, RICHARD A. PROCTOR, and THOMAS Foster.

Just Published, Imperiał 8vo., Second Edition, price 5s. 6. The Stars in their Seasons.

An easy Guide to a Knowledge of the Star Groups, in Twelve large Maps,

showing the Stars at every hour of the night, all the year round. By RICHARD A. PROCTOR. Reprinted from “KNOWLEDGE.”

LONDON: WYMAN & SONS, 74–76, GREAT QUEEN ST., W.C.

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HOW PROMOTERS PREY ON THE PEOPLE.

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LINCOLN'S INN FIELDS.
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1883.

23286.6.3.

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