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BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

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ENGLAND,

FROM EGBERT THE GREAT TO THE REVOLUTION.

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BIOGRAPHICAL HISTORY

OF

ENGLAND,

From Egbert the Great to the Revolution:

CONSISTING OF

CHARACTERS DISPOSED IN DIFFERENT CLASSES,

AND ADAPTED TO

A METHODICAL CATALOGUE OF ENGRAVED BRITISH HEADS :

INTENDED AS

AN ESSAY TOWARDS REDUCING OUR BIOGRAPHY TO SYSTEM, AND

A HELP TO THE KNOWLEDGE OF PORTRAITS :

INTERSPERSED WITH

A VARIETY OF ANECDOTES,

AND

MEMOIRS OF A GREAT NUMBER OF PERSONS,

NOT TO BE FOUND IN ANY OTHER BIOGRAPHICAL WORK.

WITH A PREFACE,
SHEWING THE UTILITY OF A COLLECTION OF ENGRAVED PORTRAITS TO SUPPLY THE

DEFECT, AND ANSWER THE VARIOUS PURPOSES, OF MEDALS.

BY THE REV. J. GRANGER,

VICAR OF SHIPLAKE, IN OXFORDSHIRE.

Animum pictarà pascit inani.-Virg.
Celebrare domestica facta.-Hor.

FIFTH EDITION,

WITH UPWARDS OF FOUR HUNDRED ADDITIONAL LIVES.

IN SIX VOLUMES:

VOL. V.

LONDON:
PRINTED FOR WILLIAM BAYNES AND SON,

PATERNOSTER ROW:
AND SOLD BY W, CLARKE, NEW BOND STREET; J. MAJOR, FLEET STREET ; J. AND J. ARCHI,

CORNHILL: J. PARKER, OXFORD: DEIGHTON AND SONS, CAMBRIDGE:
H. S. BAYNES AND CO. EDINBURGH; AND R. M. TIMS, DUBLIN.

1824.

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