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EDITED BY THE SAME HAND
SONGS OF THE VINE. With a Medley
for Maltworms. Introduction and Notes. BULLEN. 35. 6d. net.
“Mr Hutchison bas brought to his task-mirabile dictis much sober judgment, which the better accentuates the air of jolly pot-companionship he has affected in the dedication and learned preface to his Medley for Maltworms. From Walte Mapes to W. E. Henley the good toping singers of England join lustily in the chorus that echoes from the Old Devil Tavern? and from the Mermaid, while the spirit of Tom D'Urfey is over all. Our anthologist taps a good brew, and, like the Gall, "we do grow most inwardly acquainted with the drawer.'”. Illustrated London News.
LYRA NICOTIANA: Poems and Verses
concerning Tobacco. Introduction and
Notes. WALTER SCOTT PUBLISHING Co. ** • Lyra Nicotiana' is a capital little anthology of songs in praise of tobacco. . . . There is a deal of fine confused reading in it, and the ingenious compiler's preface is worthy of the excellent collection be has made."-Saturday Review,
THE CYNIC'S BREVIARY: Maxims and
Anecdotes from Nicolas de Chamfort.
Introduction. ELKIN MATHÉWS. " Here at last one gets hold of something really good. The translation (the first, it seems, into English of any of Chamfort's writings) is good, and the introduction is better.”-Mr A. B. WALKLEY in Morning Leader.