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Etiquette and the Usages of Society, containing the most approved rules for correct deportment in fashionable life, &c. By Henry P. Willis. New York: Dick & Fitzgerald.--A small volume that may be carried in the pocket and may be of use to those who have any fashionable vanities.--For sale by Woodhouse & Co.

Hide and Seek. A Novel. By Wilkie Collins. New York: Dick & Fitzgerald.--Mr. Collins has gained quite a reputation among novelists of the day; especially for his "Woman in White." For sale by Woodhouse & Co.

Where There's A Will There's A Way. By Alice B. Haven. New York: D. Appleton & Co.--The author of this story for young readers is better known to them as Cousin Alice, who has been much esteemed and quite popular amongst them. The little people are making a fine beginning for Christmas presents, and we do hope that in spite of the clouds that lower upon the country, there may be no interruption to their innocent joys on the approaching anniversary.

The Young American's Picture Gallery; illustrated by 500 engravings. D. Appleton & Co, New York.--Another pretty present for our young friends. For sale by Woodhouse & Co.

Hopes and Fears;or, Scenes from the Life of a Spinster. By the author of the "Heir of Radcliffe," "Heartsease," &c. New York: D. Appleton & Co. Two volumes. For sale by Woodhouse & Co.

The Adventures of James Capen Adams,Mountaineer and Grizzly Bear Hunter of California. By Theodore Hittell. Illustrated. Boston: Crosby, Nichols, Lee & Co.--This is a book of intrepid achievements and hair-breadth escapes of the noted Capt. Adams. --Barnum had the tact to introduce some grizzly bears into his museum, and to employ Capt. Adams to exhibit them. But the old hunter bore with him some fatal wounds, received in his fierce struggles with the wild animals of the forest and mountains, and of these he recently died in New York. For sale by Starke & Cardoza.

Jack in The Forecastle; or, Incidents of Early Life. By Hawser Martingale. Boston: Crosby, Nichols, Lee & Co.--"Hawser Martingale" is the homme de plume of Capt John S. Sleeper, of Boston, a journalist of considerable reputation, who has had a great deal of experience in life on the ocean. His stories have been generally very entertaining. For sale by Starke & Cardoza.

Grimm's Popular Tales And Household Stories.--First and second series. Boston: Crosby, Nichols & Co.--This edition of the popular stories of the brothers Grimm, in two volumes, is very well gotten up and illustrated. They will afford our young friends a vast deal of entertainment. For sale by Starke & Cardoza.

Life And Religion Of The Hindus; with a sketch of the author's Life and Experience, By Joseph Gargoolt, (Baptised

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