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A History of England in the Eighteenth Century, Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1893 Excerpt: ...and Lewis XIV. had drawn the more important and opulent members from the management of their estates to the dissipations of Paris, and since Mazarin had begun the sys ...more
Paperback, 262 pages
Published May 7th 2012 by General Books (first published 1891)
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Dec 20, 2014 Scott Keever rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
Fascinating history, with long excursions into Ireland, Scotland and North America. (This review applies to all eight volumes as a whole.)
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was an Irish historian and political theorist.
Born at Newtown Park, near Dublin, he was the eldest son of John Hartpole Lecky, a landowner. He was educated at Kingstown, Armagh, at Cheltenham College, and at Trinity College, Dublin, where he graduated BA in 1859 and MA in 1863, and where he studied divinity with a view to becoming a priest in the Protestant Church of Ireland.
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