Chronology I or the Historian's Vade-Mecum; With Several Useful List

Chronology I or the Historian's Vade-Mecum; With Several Useful List

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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. 1772 edition. Excerpt: ...and Lord Balmerino, beheaded Oft Tower-hill, Aug. 1746. King's fpeech, the firft, delivered, 1107, by Hen. I. King, Dr. William, born, 1663; died, 1712. King, archbiihop of Dublin, born, 1650; died, 1729. King, Sir Peter, died, 1729, aged 76. Kirby and Wade, fea-captains, fhot at Plymouth for defertion, Apr. 14, 1703. Kneller, Sir Godfrey, diecf, 1723, aged 76. Knighthood, firft inftituted, 540. Knights of St. John of Jerufalem, inftituted, 1113. Knolles, Sir Roberts, died, 1407. Knox, John, the reformer, born, 1515; died, 1572. Kouli Kan, ufurped thePerfian throne, Mar. 11,1732; aflaffinated, June 8, 1747. LACTANTIUS, fiouriihed, 303. La&eals, the, discovered by chance in opening a a dog by Afellius, July 23, 1622; in birds, fifh, &c. by Mr. Hewfon, furgeon of London, 1770. vidt Thoracic Duel. Laertius lived in 183. Lambert, burnt in Smithfield, 1538. Lamb, Dr. murdered in the ftreets of London, Tune 24, 1628. J Lambeth college and chapel founded by Hubert, ajek kishcp of Canterbury, about 1196. Leyden univerfity founded, 1575. Library, firft public one founded at Athens, by lllpparchus, 526 before Chrift. The firft private library, the property of Ariftotle, 334 before Chrift. Alexandrian, confifting of 400,000 valuable books, burnt, 47 before Chrift. Lightfoot, Rev. Dr. John, born, 1601; died, 1675. Lightning and thunder, &c. fo dreadful as to throw down feveral churches, Feb. 1222; it thundered 15 days together with rain and floods that deftroyed the fruits of the earth, 1233; deftroyed many men and beafts, and burnt many houfes, &c. 1360; vide occur. 1703. Lilburne, John, whipt, Feb. 19, 1638; died Aug. 1657. Lillo, Geo. born, 1693; died, Sept. 3, 1739. Lilly, John, flourifhed, 1575. Lilly, Will. the aftrologer, born, 1602;...show more

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  • Paperback | 28 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 2mm | 68g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236641647
  • 9781236641649