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HE great popularity of the "Little Classics”
has proved anew the truth of Dr. Johnson's
remark: “Books that you may carry to the | fire, and hold readily in your hand, are the most use
ful after all.” The attractive character of their contents has been very strongly commended to public favor by the convenient size of the volumes. These were not too large to be carried to the fire or held readily in the hand, and consequently they have been in great request wherever they have become known.
The Vest - Pocket Series
consists of volumes vet smaller than the “Little Classics.'Y
Ve, and flexible clothy
onvenient for carry
The volumes pastrated, and wifi m price of
their contents makes them desirable always and everywhere. The series includes
STORIES, ESSAYS, SKETCHES, AND POEMS
SELECTED FROM THE WRITINGS OF
AND OTHERS OF EQUAL FAME.
The volumes are beautifully printed, many of them illustrated, and bound in flexible cloth covers, at a uniform price of
FIFTY CENTS EACH.
JAMES R. OSGOOD & CO.,