An index of dates: comprehending the principal facts in the chronology and history of the world, from the earliest to the present time. alphabetically arranged. being a complete index to the enlarged edition of Blair's chronological tables, Volume 2
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Page 947 - DEFOE'S WORKS, Vol. 2. Containing Memoirs of a Cavalier, Adventures of Captain Carleton, Dickory Cronke, &c. 10. PRIOR'S LIFE OF BURKE, (forming the 1st Volume of BURKE'S WORKS), new Edition, revised by the Author. Portrait. 12. BURKE'S WORKS, Vol 1, containing his Vindication of Natural Society, Essay on the Sublime and Beautiful, and various Political Miscellanies.
Page 474 - CARREL'S COUNTER-REVOLUTION IN ENGLAND— FOX'S HISTORY OF JAMES II.— And LORD LONSDALE'S MEMOIR OF JAMES II. Portraits 133. STURM'S MORNING COMMUNINGS WITH GOD, or Devotional Meditations for Every Day in the Year. 134. FOSTERIANA: THOUGHTS, REFLECTIONS, and CRITICISMS of the...
Page 478 - ATHENS and other MONUMENTS OF GREECE. 71 Plates and numerous Woodcut Capitals. To which is added a Glossary. 47.
Page 476 - In this edition the notes are placed beneath the text, Humboldt's analytical Summaries and the passages hitherto suppressed are included, and new and comprehensive Indices are added.
Page 478 - CHINA, Pictorial, Descriptive, and Historical, with some account of Ava and the Burmese, Siam^ and Anam, Map, and nearly 100 Illustrations.
Page 638 - Nov., 1811— tumults in consequence of the rejection of the Reform Bill by the House of Lords; the castle, the property of the duke of Newcastle, destroyed, Oct.
Page 947 - GIBBON'S ROMAN EMPIRE; Complete and Unabridged, with variorum Notes ; including, in addition to all the Author's own, those of Guizot, Wenck, Niebuhr, Hugo, Neander, and other foreign scholars. Edited by an ENGLISH CHURCHMAN, with a very elaborate Index.
Page 628 - ... empire. 863. Cyril and Methodius, the "apostles of the Slavs," undertake the conversion of the Moravians. Pope Nicholas deposes Photius and declares Ignatius to be the patriarch of Constantinople; Photius in turn excommunicates the Pope. Charles the Bald founds the County of Flanders. 864. Pope Nicholas asserts his exclusive right to appoint and depose bishops; the sovereigns and prelates of France and Germany resist his claim. Christianity first introduced into Russia; it makes little progress....