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CONTINUATION

.. OF

Mr. R A PIN's
HISTORY

OF
EN GL A N D;

From the REVOLUTION to the

Present Times.

By N. TIND A L, M. A.
Rector of AlveRSTOKE, in HAMPSHIRE, and
Chaplain of the Royal Hospital at GREENWICH.

ILLUSTRATED WITH
Maps, GENEALOGICAL TABLES, and the HEADS

and MONUMENTS of the Kings,

The FIFTH EDITION, corrected...

VOL. XIV. II4 of ContinuaTION.

LONDON:
Printed, by Assignment from Mr. KNAPTON, for
T. OSBORNE, H. WOODFALL, W. STRAHAN, J. RivingTON,

R. BALDWIN, W. Owen, W. JOHNSTON, J. RICHARDSON,
P. Davey and B. Law, G. KEITH, T. LONGMAN, T. FIELD,
T. Caslon, S. Crowder and Co. H. WOODGATE and Co.
G. KEARSLEY, M. Cooper, and C. Ware and Son.

M DCC LXI.

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THE

| HISTORY
! I OF
E N G L A N D.

BOOK XXVI.
From the Year 1692 to the Year 1700.

| C H A P. I.
Battle of Steenkirk.-Grandval's plot to kill the king. -

Affairs in Germany-Hungary-Piedmont.-Hanover
made an electorate.-Earthquake. - Young's Plot.

Affairs of Scotland. Parliament meets their pro-
ceedings- Remarks on them.

THE queen was no sooner informed of the victory, 1602.

but the sent thirty thousand pounds to Portsmouth,
to be distributed among the sailors; ordered medais A dekent

to be ftruck for tokens of honour to the officers, projected and caused the bodies of admiral Carter and colonel Hastings to to be honourably interred. At the same time a descent in:05

France.

Buriet. France was projected, and about seven thousand men, that were encamped near Portsmouth, were shipped there, under the command of the duke of Leinter, who embarked on the

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thee encampedejected, and abot the famerica

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