A History of England Under the Norman Kings, Or, From the Battle of Hastings to the Accession of the House of Plantagenet: To which is Prefixed an Epitome of the Early History of Normandy
J. Wright, 1857 - 473 pages
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Page 474 - ANECDOTA LITERARIA; a Collection of Short Poems in English, Latin, and French, illustrative of the Literature and History of England in the Xlllth Century ; and more especially of the Condition and Manners of the different Classes of Society. By T.
Page 489 - A PHILOLOGICAL GRAMMAR, grounded upon English, and formed from a comparison of more than Sixty Languages. Being an Introduction to the Science of Grammars of all Languages, especially English, Latin, and Greek. By the Rev. W. Barnes, B D., of St. John's College, Cambridge; Author of " Poems in the Dorset Dialect,
Page 489 - Hcirship, as well as those Families mentioned by Sir William Dugdale, as of those whom that celebrated Author has omitted to notice : interspersed with Interesting Notices and Explanatory Remarks. Whereto is added the Proofs of Parliamentary Sitting from the Reign of Edward I to Queen Anne; also, a Glossary of Dormant English, Scotch, and Irish Peerage Titles, with references to presumed existing Heirs.
Page 485 - The author's attempt is to explain reviewers, but those who are fond of philological pur- every thing from the Dutch, which he believes was the...
Page 488 - HANDBOOK TO THE LIBRARY OF THE BRITISH MUSEUM; containing a brief History of its Formation, and of the various Collections of which it is composed ; Descriptions of the Catalogues in present use ; Classed Lists of the Manuscripts...
Page 474 - Torrent of Portugal ; an English Metrical Romance, now first published, from an unique MS. of the XVth century, preserved in the Chetham Library at Manchester, edited by JO HALLIWELL, &c.
Page 488 - A FEW Notes on Shakespeare, -with Occasional Remarks on the Emendations of the Manuscript-Corrector in Mr. Collier's copy of the folio, 1632, by the REV.
Page 471 - A ROT AMONGST THE BISHOPS ; or a Terrible Tempest in the Sea, of Canterbury, set forth in lively emblems, to please the judicious Reader.
Page 470 - SHAKESPEARE'S WILL, copied from the Original in the Prerogative Court, preserving the Interlineations and Facsimiles of the three Autographs of the Poet, with a few preliminary Observations. By JO HALLIWELL. 4to. Is. DYCE'S Remarks on Collier's and Knight's Editions of Shakespeare. 8vo, cloth. 4s. 6d. A FEW REMARKS on the Emendation " Who smothers her with Painting," in the Play of Cymbeline, discovered by Mr.