The Advance of Science in the Last Half-Century eBook

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ENGLISH COMPOSITION AND RHETORIC.  Enlarged edition.  Part I.
Intellectual Elements of Style.  By ALEXANDER BAIN, LL.D., Emeritus
Professor of Logic in the University of Aberdeen.
     12mo.  Cloth, leather back, $1.50.

ON TEACHING ENGLISH.  With Detailed Examples and an Inquiry into the
Definition of Poetry By ALEXANDER BAIN, LL.D.
     12mo.  Cloth, $1.25.

PRACTICAL ESSAYS.  By ALEXANDER BAIN, LL.D.
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Established by EDWARD L. YOUMANS.

THE POPULAR SCIENCE MONTHLY,

Edited by W.J.  YOUMANS,

Is filled with scientific articles by well-known writers on subjects of popular and practical interest.  Its range of topics, which is widening with the advance of science, comprises: 

Domestic and Social Economy.  Political Science, or the Functions of Government.  Psychology and Education.  Relations of Science and Religion.  Conditions of Health and Prevention of Disease.  Art and Architecture in Practical Life.  Race Development.  Agriculture and Food Products.  Natural History; Exploration; Discovery.  Etc.

In volume XXXII, which begins with the number for November, 1887, Professor Joseph Le Conte will discuss the Relations of Evolution and Religion, and the Hon. David A. Wells will continue his valuable papers on Recent Economic Disturbances.  The volume will also contain illustrated articles on Astronomy, Geography, Anthropology, Natural History, and the Applications of Science; and will be enriched with contributions by Professors J.S.  Newberry, F.W.  Clarke, N.S.  Shaler.  Mr. Grant Allen, Mr. Appleton Morgan, and other distinguished writers.

It contains Illustrated Articles, Biographical Sketches; records and advance made in every branch of science; is not technical; and is intended for non-scientific as well as scientific readers.

No magazine in the world contains papers of a more instructive and at the same time of a more interesting character.

Single number, 50 cents.  Yearly subscription, $5.00.

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