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Established
1878.

THE ART INTERCHANGE

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is now a beautiful Monthly Magazine, giving 36 exquisite Art Supplements in color, suitable for the use of art students or for framing, together with handsome sketches in sepia and designs in black and white for interior decoration - walls, ceilings, screens, over mantels, curtains, table services, vases, candlesticks, and all

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Dante's DIVINE COMEDY IN ENGLISH PROSE.

90909 Professor Charles Eliot CHARLES ELIOT NORTON'S Norton has long been Complete Translation of known as a student of

Dante, and the anTHE DIVINE COMEDY OF

nouncement that he DANTE ALIGHIERI.

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