The Life of Thuanus: With Some Account of His Writings, and a Translation of the Preface to His History (Classic Reprint)

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Chartres, begins to collect his library, and forms the plan of his histon', ll - Goes to Itali, iii the Suite oi Dc Fon' ll. - Account ol l)o loix s billdlt's, and Journm to Rome, l3, ll, lb - liiterestiiig coniersation of one of the cardinals With Dc Foix, 16. - Thuanus returns to Paris llls studious habits, and the fruiiil hips lie tiiriiieil, ls. An excur sion to the Netherlands, lq - Receiies his first public llollulw and chosen counsellor in the parliament, 2t) - llis repuoiiance to public lil'e, '2l -acconipanies his Sl brother to the waters of Plombieres, '23 visits Strasburg, l'lin. Constance, E24 - Tliuanus retires to the Tonraiiie to avoid the plague, f25. - Appoint t'tl one of the commissioners to Guienne, and ilepiiteil to \lsll the young King of Naiarre, 27 Arne (totes -tliuanus's return to P am, I and Ill - Fiineral ofhis father, 35. Oti his father, 36, 37.

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