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S. J. THE SHAKESPEARES or Rowington. We hope next week to lay before

our readers a very interesting paper on the subject of this branch of the

Shakespeare family.
Miscellaneous.

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"N. & Q." NOTES ON BOOKS, ETC.

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and viii. 212. In a very judicious Introduction, Mr. Godwin points

C. B. (Ingrtestone) cill find no less than ton articles on Ampers and out the difficulties with which the student of archeology (&) and its derivation in our Ist S. ii. 230, 231, 318; piii. 173, 223, 254,327, is surrounded from the bulkiness and expense of almost 376, 324: ix. 43. all books which treat of this interesting science, and

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