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Explorations and Adventures in Equatorial Africa: with Accounts of the Manners and Customs of the People, and of the Chase of the Gorilla and other Wild Animals. By Paul B. Du Chaillu. Illustrated. New York. Harper & Brothers. 8vo. pp. 526. $3.00.
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Military Dictionary: Comprising Technical Definitions, Information on Raising and Keeping Troops, Actual Service, including Makeshift and Improved Material, and Law, Government, Regulation, and Administration relating to Land Forces. By Colonel H.L. Scott, Inspector General U.S.A. New York. D. Van Nostrand. 8vo. pp. 674. $5.00.
Philip Thaxter. A Novel. New York. Rudd & Carleton. 12mo. pp. 350. $1.00.
Poem, delivered before the Alumni Association of the New England Yearly Meeting School, at their Third Annual Meeting at Newport, 1861. By Pliny Earle, M.D. Providence. Knowles, Anthony, & Co. 8vo. paper. pp. 16. 12 cts.
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