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THE POPULAR

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HISTORY OF ENGLAND:

An Klustrated History

OF SOCIETY AND GOVERNMENT FROM THE EARLIEST

PERIOD TO OUR OWN TIMES.

BY CHARLES KNIGHT.

“ The harvest gathered in the fields of the Past is to be brought home for the use of
the Present.”—DR. ARNOLD, Lectures on Modern History.

VOLUME I.

FROM THE INVASION OF CÆSAR TO THE END OF THE REIGN OF EDWARD IN.

LONDON:
BRADBURY AND EVANS, 11, BOUVERIE STREET.

1856.

LONDON: BRADBURY AND EVANS, PRINTERS, WHITEFRIARS.

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17 Early Settlement of Foreigners .

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18 Roman Admininistration.

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19 Its Municipal Character

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19 Prevalence of Latin Language and Litera-

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20 Architecture

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20 Traces of Roman Customs and Superstitions 49

CHAPTER II.-A.D. 40 to A.D. 286.

Caligula's mock Triumph
Expedition of Plautius
Arrival of Claudius in Britain
Invasion of Claudius.
Camalodunum
Temple of Claudius
Roman estimate of the British People
Defeat of Caractacus

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