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Milton (in the 'Edinburgh

Review,' 1825); Lays of William IV. as- 1830

cends the
throne, 1830.

Ancient Rome (1842); His-
tory of England-unfinished
(1849-59). "His pictorial
faculty is amazing.'

The Reform Bill,
1832.

Total Abolition
of Slavery,
1834.

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The Paris Sketch-Book Franco-Prussian 1870
(1840); Vanity Fair (1847);
War 1870-71.
Esmond (1852); The New-
comes (1855); The Vir-
ginians (1857). The great-
est novelist and one of the
most perfect stylists of this
century. "The classical
English humorist and sat-
irist of the reign of Queen
Victoria."

Pauline (1833); Paracelsus
(1836); Poems (1865); The
Ring and the Book (1869);
and many other volumes of
poetry.

Third French Re-
public, 1870.

William I. of

Prussia made
Emperor of the
Germans at Ver-
sailles, 1871.

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Berlin Congress
and
Treaty,

1878.

Leo XIII. made
Pope in 1878.

Assassination of 1880
Alexander II.,

1881.

Modern Painters (1843-60);
The Stones of Venice (1851-
53); The Queen of the Air
(1869); An Autobiography

bellion, 1882-83.

(1885); and very many other Arabi Pasha's Re-
works. "He has a deep,
serious, and almost fanatical
reverence for art."

War in the Sou-
dan, 1884.

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CADES.

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