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Page 648 - History of Civilisation in England and France, Spain and Scotland. By HENRY THOMAS BUCKLE. 3 vols. crown 8vo. 24*. Lectures on the History of England from the Earliest Times to the Death of King Edward II. By W. LONGMAN, FSA Maps and Illustrations. 8vo. 15*. History of the Life & Times of Edward III. By W. LONGMAN, FSA With 9 Maps, 8 Plates, and 1 6 Woodcuts. 2 vols. 8vo. 28^.
Page 246 - AN old, mad, blind, despised, and dying king, — Princes, the dregs of their dull race, who flow Through public scorn, — mud from a muddy spring, — Rulers who neither see, nor feel, nor know, But leech-like to their fainting country cling, Till they drop, blind in blood, without a blow, — A people starved and stabbed in the...