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163 Almanach Royal, Année M,DCC, LXXXVII, Presenté a sa Majesté pour

la Premiere fois en 1699. Laurent D'Houry, editeur. 8υο, old French crim. mor.,

Paris, 1787 Court copy. Royal arms emblazoned on the sides. Shows the position of every person with French Government or Royal Family, or

Church just before the Revolution. 164 ANDREWS, ALEXANDER. The Eighteenth Century; or, Illustrations of the Manners and Customs of our Grandfathers. 8vo,

London, 1856 165 ANNE BOLEYN. Memoirs of the Life of Queen of Henry VIII.

By Miss Benger. 3d edition, with a memoir of the author by
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London, 1827 166 Anti-Jacobin, Poetry of the. Comprising the celebrated Political

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London, 1854 167 ARISTOTLE. Politiques or Discourses of Government. Translated

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London, 1598 168 Athenae Batavae. Sive de urbe Leidensi et Academia, viris-que

claris ; qui utramque ingenio suo atque scriptis illustrarunt, Libri Duo. 4to, old vellum, engraved title, Lugd-Batav., 1625

Filled with finely engraved portraits, maps, and illustrations : strange

and interesting, 169 Atlas Historique Des Etats Europeens, composé d'une suite de

Chartes Geographiques et de Tableaux Chronologiques et Genealogiques, etc., etc., par. Chr. et Fr. Kruse. Traduit de L'Allemand, Revue, corrigé et continué jusqua'a l'année, 1834. Par. Ph. Sevas et Felix Ansart. Large 4to, half old mor., marbled edges,

Paris, 1836 170 BACON. The Historie of the Raigne of King Henry VII.,

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London, 1622

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171* Bacon, NATHANIEL. Historical Discourse of Uniformity of Government of England. 2 vols. in 1, 4to, calf, London, 1647-51

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173 BANNATYNE, RICHARD. (Secretary to John Knox). Journal of the

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Edinburgh, 1806 174 BARKER, W. B. Lares and Penates ; or, Celicia and its Governors.

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London, 1753 175 BAKER, S. W. The Albert Nyanza, Great Basin of The Nile and

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English History. 180 BEATSON, ROBERT. A Political Index to the Histories of Great

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184 Bishops of England. A Catalogue of the. Since the first plant-

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London, 1601
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187 BOLINGBROKE, HENRY ST. JOHN, Viscount. Letters on the Study

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188 BORDE, ANDREW. The Fyrst Boke of the Introduction of Knowl-

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189 BOURNE, HENRY. Antiquitates Vulgares; or, the Antiquities of

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190 BOXHORN. Illustriorium Italiæ Urbium Tabulæ, cum appendice

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191 BRACE, CHARLES L. The Races of the Old World ; a manual of

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