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HISTORY OF EUROPE,

From the Commencement of the French Revolution in 1789 to the Battle of
Waterloo. By Sir ARCHIBALD ALISON, Bart., D.C.L.
A New Lirrary Edition (being the Tenth), in 14 vols. demy 8vo, with

Portraits, and a copious Index, £10,10s.
Another Edition, in crown Svo, 20 vols., £6.

A People's Edition, 12 vols., closely printed in double columns, £2, 8s.,
and Index Volume, 3s.

'' An extraordinary work, which has earned'for Itseira lasting place in the literature of the country, and within a few years found innumerable readers in every part of the globe. There is no book extant that treats so well of the period to the illustration of which Mr Alison's labours bave been devoted. It exhibits great knowledge, patient research, indefatigable industry, and vast power."— Times, Sept. 7,1650.

CONTINUATION OF ALISONS HISTORY OF EUROPE,
From the Fall of Napoleon to the Accession of Louis Napoleon. By Sir
ARCHIBALD ALISON, Bart., D.C.L. In 9 vols., £6, 7s. 6d. Uniform
with the Library Edition of the previous work.
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EPITOME OF ALISON'S HISTORY OF EUROPE.

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ATLAS TO ALISON'S HISTORY OF EUROPE;

Containing 109 Maps and Plans of Countries, Battles, Sieges, and Sea-Fights. Constructed by A. Keith Johnston, F.R.S.E. With Vocabulary of Military and Marine Terms. Demy 4to. Library Edition, £3, Ss.; People's Edition, crown 4to, £1, lis. 6d

LIVES OF LORD CASTLEREAOH AND SIR CHARLES STEWART, Second and Third Marquesses of Londonderry. From the Original Papers of the Family, and other sources. By Sir ARCHIBALD ALISON, Bart., D.C.L. In 3 vols. 8vo, £2, 5s.

ANNALS OF THE PENINSULAR CAMPAIGNS.

By Capt. THOMAS HAMILTON. A New Edition. Edited by F. HardMan, Esq. 8vo, 10s.; and Atlas of Maps to illustrate the Campaigns, 12s.

A VISIT TO FLANDERS AND THE FIELD OF WATERLOO. By JAMES SIMPSON, Advocate. A Revised Edition. With Two Coloured Plans of the Battle. Crown 8vo, 5s.

WELLINGTON'S CAREER:

A Military and Political Summary. By Lieut.-col. E. BRUCE HAMLEY,
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THE STORY OF THE CAMPAIGN OF SEBASTOPO^

Written in the Camp. By Lieut.-col. E. BRUCE HAMLET. Witii Illustrations drawn in Camp by the Author. 8vo, 21s.

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THE INVASION OF THE CRIMEA:

Its Origin, and Account of its Progress down to the Death of Lord FJa^Ian.
By ALEXANDER WILLIAM KINGLAKE, M.P. Vols. L and II., bringing
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TEN YEARS OF IMPERIALISM IN FRANCE.'
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FLEETS AND NA VIES.

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HISTORY OF GREECE UNDER FOREIGN DOMINATION^.
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THE NATIONAL CHARACTER OF THE ATHENIANS.

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STUDIES IN ROMAN LA W.

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HISTORY OF FRANCE,

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LEADERS OF THE REFORMATION:

Luther, Calvin, Latimer, and Knox. By the Rev. JOHN TULLOCH,
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ENGLISH PURITANISM AND ITS LEADERS:

Cromwell, Milton, Baxter, and Bunvan. By the Rev. JOHN TULLOCH,
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HISTORY OF THE FRENCH PROTESTANT REFUGEES.
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HISTORY OF THE CHURCH OF SCOTLAND,

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HISTORY OF SCOTLAND FROM THE REVOLUTION

To the Extinction of the last Jacobite Insurrection, 16S9-1748. By JOHN
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LIVES OF THE QUEENS OF SCOTLAND,

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MEMORIALS OF THE CASTLE OF EDINBURGH.

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MEMOIRS OF SIR WILLIAM KIRKALDY OF GRANGE,
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MEMOIRS OF SIR JOHN HEPBURN,

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WORKS OF THE REV. THOMAS M'CRIE, D.D.

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Life Of John Knox. Containing Illustrations of the History of the

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History Of The Progress And Suppression Of The Reformation In

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History Of The Progress And Suppression Of The Reformation In
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THE BOSCOBEL TRACTS;

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LIFE OF JOHN DUKE OF MARLBOROUGH.

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THE NEW 'EXA MEN;*

Or, An Inquiry into the Evidence of certain Passages in *Macaulay's History of England' concerning—The Duke Of MarlboroughThe Massacre Of

GLENCOE—THE HIGHLANDS OF SCOTLAND—VISCOUNT DUNDEE—WILLIAM FEMN.

By JOHN PAGET, Esq., Barrister-at-Law. In crown 8vo, 6s.

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AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF THE REV. DR CARIYLE,

Minister of Inveresk. Containing Memorials of the Men* and Events of his Time. Edited by John Hill Burton. In 8vo. Third Edition, with Portrait, 14s.

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MEMOIR OF THE POLITICAL LIFE OF EDMUND BURKE. With Extracts from his Writings. By the Rev. GEORGE CROLY, D.D. S vols. post 8vo, 18s.

CURRAN AND HIS CONTEMPORARIES.

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MEMOIR OF MRS HE MANS.

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ESSA YS; HISTORICAL, POLITICAL, AND MISCELLANEOUS.
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ESSAYS IN HISTORY AND ART.
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JSTORMAN SINCLAIR.

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THE OLD BACHELOR IN THE OLD SCOTTISH VILLAGE. By THOMAS AIRD. Fcap. 8vo, 4s.

SIR EDWARD BULWER LYTTON'S NOVELS.

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The Disowned. 2 vols.
Paul Clifford. 2 vols.
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Ernest Maltravers—First Part.
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Ernest Maltravers — Se-
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Night and Morning.
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Lucretia. 2 vols.

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JESSIE CAMERON: A HIGHLAND STORY.

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SOME PASSAGES IN THE LIFE OF ADAM BLAIR,

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ADAM- BEDS.

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THE MILL ON THE FLOSS.

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THE NOVELS OF GEORGE ELIOT.

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The Mill On The Floss.

Scenes Of Clerical Life, and Silas Marner.

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