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Through the Looking Glass

Lewis Carroll


The Bhagavad Gita

Anonymous


Darby O'Gill and the Little People

Hermenie Templeton Kavanagh


The Revolt of the Netherlands

Friedrich Schiller


Our life in Japan

by Richard Mounteney Jephson

Excerpt:

Fusi-yama, As Seen Across Lake Hayoni. .From a Drawing by.A. F. B.

Wrioht, Esq., 9th Regiment Frontispiece.

To face Page Criminal Led To Execution. Fac-simile of a Japanese Painting on Silk 25

Executioner And Criminal. From a Photograph by Sionor Beato . 30

Head Op Matsidaira, One Op The Kamaxura Assassins. From a Photograph by Sionor Beato 32

Bettoes, Or Native Grooms. From a Photograph by Sionor Beato . 40

Temple At Kamaxura. From a Photograph by Loud Walter Kerr . 85

Bronze Image Op Daibootb. From a Photograph by Lord Walter

Kerr 89

The Tycoon In Hib Court Robes. From a Photograph by Frederick

Sutton, Esq., R.N 126

A Picnic Group. From a Photograph by Sionor Beato . . . 132

Japanese Lady In Her Boudoir. From a Photograph by Sionor Beato 133

Kite-plying Festival At Isibara. From a Drawing by A. F. B. Wrioht,

Esq., 9th Regiment 185

Professional Wrestler. From a Photograph by Sionor Beato . . 225

Kango, Or Native Palanquin. From a Photograph by Sionor Beato . 230

Admiral Kino, With Prince Satsuma And His Prime Minister. From

a Photograph by Lord Walter Kerr 280

To face Page

Group Of Einos. From a Photograph by Frederick Sutton, Esq., E.N. 282

A Rustic Maid. From a Photograph by Sionor Beato . . . 302

Japanese Fire Brioade. Fac-simile of a Native Painting on Silk . 334

Japanese Lady And Attendant, With Pipe And Tinder-box. From a

Photograph by Sionor Beato 378

Prince Satsuma's Summer Palace At Kaoosima. From a Photograph

by Lord Walter Kerr 388

Gardens Of The Summer Palace. From a Photograph by Lord Walter

Kerr 389

A Touch Of Paint. From a Photograph by Sionor Beato . . . 403

INTRODUCTION.

A Boundless, dreary waste of waters; a good ship ploughing her way wearily ; two " chums" having their afternoon smoke and confidential chat together— and there, reader, you are present at the scene of the nativity—so to speak—of this book.


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