Title: American homes and gardens
Year: 1905 (1900s)
Subjects: Architecture, Domestic Landscape gardening
Publisher: New York : Munn and Co
Contributing Library: Smithsonian Libraries
Digitizing Sponsor: Biodiversity Heritage Library
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ATLANTIC CITY, N. J. Where the Surf Sings You to Sleep Right at Chelseas Fashionable Bathing Beach. Hereyou find rest in abundance. The ocean rolls andsurges right up to—and under the hotel piazza, itsmusic is grand and soothing. Distinctly, the Ostendhas the finest location on the Beach. Within easywalking distance and roller chair ride to the center oflife and gaiety for which Atlantic City is famous. The Hotel is equipped with everything necessary forhuman comfort and caters tojhe best patronage. All baths, private and public, have hot and cold running,fresh and sea water. When the temperature ishighest and cities hot and grimy the Ostend is thecoolest and most comfortable hotel in Atlantic City.Rooms large, airy, and 95 percent of them overlookthe ocean. Many of the same guests return to theOstend each year. Rates are reasonable. Write for booklet and reservation DAVID B. RAHTER, Proprietor and Manager HOTEL OSTEND, ATLANTIC CITY, N. J.
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Baby Birds at Home. By Richard Kear-ton, F. Z. S.. London and New York:Cassell and Company, Ltd.,1912. Cloth,8vo. Illustrated. Price, $1.25 net.Baby Birds at Home has been preparedby Mr. Richard Kearton, its author, inorder to give boys and girls who love thecountryside and the wild creatures thatdwell therein, two things. First of all, alittle gallery of faithful pictures of babybirds at home amidst their natural sur-roundings, and secondly, a short and simpleaccount of the interesting habits of theirparents. This little book cannot fail toarouse an interest in boys and girls in ourwild birds and their wonderful ways. A Naval History of the AmericanRevolution. By Dr. Gardner W. Allen.Boston and New York: Houghton Mif-flin Company, 1913. Cloth, 8vo.; 2 vols.Illustrated. 752 pages. Price, $3.00 net.A Naval History of the American Revo-lution follows closely the course of navalevents in our Revolutionary War, givingfull details in regard to all the most notableand important fights, both
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