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THE CENTURY

FOR APRIL

will be the

Modern And

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and will contain

A GROUP OF PAPERS ON THE ART
OF TO-DAY AND TO-MORROW
INCLUDING THE CUBISTS,
POST-IMPRESSIONISTS,
ETC., EMBELLISHED

WITH

Chirty-two Bictures

THE CENTURY

FOR APRIL

although called the

Modern Art

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will contain

IMPORTANT ARTICLES ON VARIOUS
SUBJECTS, AND SEVEN SHORT

STORIES, INCLUDING A
NEW MASTERPIECE CALLED

“THE DOG HARVEY”

BY

Rudyard Kipling

The Light of Western Stars

Just
Published

By ZANE GREY She did n't know she was married, and when she found out—well, the story is told in Zane Grey's new novel, just published. She was a New York girl, and things happen from the minute she gets off the train in the little cattle town just this side the turbulent Mexican border. A man's size novel—a swinging tale of reality.

Frontispiece, $1.35 net,

The White Sapphire

By LEE FOSTER HARTMAN
Would you let a guest play detective in your
home? Read “The White Sapphire" and see
what came of it. An absorbing mystery story
along unusual lines—with a real love story in it
too—and not a little fun, but no bloodshed.
There is a go about every phase of the tale, and
a charming girl at the very crux of the situation.
A baffling, ingenious and altogether delightful story.

Illustrated, $1.25 net.
Our Mr. Wrenn

By SINCLAIR LEWIS
If you loved a person a great deal and wanted that person
to read a certain book because you loved that book, too,
what would you say? Is there any word that can make
you who read these lines believe in the beauty and lovable-
ness and interestingness of this new writer's book called
“Our Mr. Wrenn"? It is a story first of friendship and
then of love. It is as unmistakable and certain as the touch
of one we love.
Frontispiece, $1.00 net.

Bluebeard A Musical Fantasy

By KATE DOUGLAS WIGGIN One of the most delightful and humorous parodies ever written. Its delicate satire will please all readers, and to anyone with a slight knowledge of the piano it offers the material for a unique monologue entertainment. The MS. of a posthumous Wagner opera is discovered and the work is critically discussed, motifs and libretto, hitting off in a humorous manner the solemn methods of musical experts.

10mo, 50 cents net.

Coming Back with the Spitball

By JAMES HOPPER This story is a living bit of the history of that fierce war. fare we call baseball, a live cross-section lifted out of the game and placed before your eyes in all its thrilling action. Reading it you learn to know baseball from within; you follow every play with the whole-souled abandon of the most enthusiastic "fan.”

Nlustrated, 50 cents net.

HARPER & BROTHERS

Forester's Daughter

The stage

The

Just
By HAMLIN GARLAND

Published An idyllic story of the new West, glowing with the love of a girl for the man who needed her care. We board the rumbling old stage-coach and set out with the young man from the East over the romantic trail to the plains and forests of Colorado. driver and his lone passenger are soon joined by a girl of impulse, beauty, and much warm heartedness which is instantly aroused by the forlorn condition of "the slim young fellow,"and all her dormant motherly instincts are stirred. Frontispiece, $1.20 net,

The Masks of Love By MARGARITA SPALDING GERRY A sympathetic story of theatrical life in which a conventionally brought up girl learns to distinguish real talent and real love from its counterfeits. She expected to marry at the end of the year. In the meantime she wanted to widen the horizon of her humdrum existence. She enjoyed to the full the strangeness of her stage life, which was revolutionized by the new love that came into it.

Illustrated, $1.20 net. The Idol-Breaker By CHARLES RANN KENNEDY The third of the series of Seven Plays for Seven Players, of which “The Servant in the House” and “The Winterfeast” have already been published. The theme is Free. dom. The story takes place in the smithy of Little Boswell -a village of prejudice, traditions, and economic slavery. The grotesque comedy situations in which these villagers find themselves have never been equalled since the author's inimitable Bishop in “The Servant in the House."

Portrait Frontispiece, $1.25 net.

Religion and Life

By DR. ELWOOD WORCESTER Out of the rich experience of years spent in observing the dynamic power of religion upon modern life, the organizer of the Emmanuel Movement in Boston has written this book, filled with inspiration and comfort. He has aimed at depicting certain phases of the great drama of man's life in the presence of the Infinite.

$1 25 net Scientific Auction Bridge

(NEW EDITION)

By E. V. SHEPARD A new edition, containing Standard and Nullo Counts, entire new Laws of December, 1913, and Latest Bidding Features, has just been published. The Vice-President of the Knickerbocker Whist Club calls it “the best of all books on Auction Bridge. No other writer has ever delved in the principles of the game to an equal extent.” $1.00 net.

HARPER & BROTHERS

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