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Full ed. originally published in five volumes as History of England. London, Longman, 1849-61.

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Other titlesHistory of England.
Statementedited by John Canning ; introduced by Lord Home of the Hirsel.
ContributionsCanning, John., Macaulay, Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron, 1800-1859.
The Physical Object
Paginationviii,146p.,(8)p. of plates :
Number of Pages146
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Open LibraryOL20924853M
ISBN 10029779292X

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History of England to the Death of William III Volume 3 (III) by Lord Macaulay and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at THE HISTORY OF ENGLAND FROM THE ACCESSION OF JAMES II MacAulay COMPLETE 5 VOLUMES BOUND INTO THREE-VOLUME SET by Macaulay, Thomas Babington and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Thomas Babington Macaulay was born on October 25th,at Rothley Temple, Leicestershire, as the son of former African Colonial Governor and anti-slavery philanthropist Zachary Macaulay.

Macaulay was a notably precocious child and something of an actual literary prodigy, he began to write poetry and a world history before he was ten years of. Prior to the great war Sir Charles Firth used to give from time to time a course of lectures on Macaulay's History of England.

When he undertook the preparation of an illustrated edition of that work, published in six volumes by Messrs. Macmillan and Co., he began to revise his lectures in order to compile from them a commentary on the History.

The Illustrated Macaulay's History of England by JOHN CANNING and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This abridgment of Macaulays five-volume history of events leading up to the Glorious Revolution during James II In his The History of England (from the Accession of James the Second), Macaulay brings forth “the Whig interpretation of history” for the first time that changed how history was interpretation for the next century.4/5.

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By: Thomas Babington Macaulay () Hailed more as a literary masterpiece than an accurate account of historical facts, The History of England from the Accession of James the Second by Thomas Babington Macaulay is an admirable mix of fact and fiction.

Modern day readers may find much that is offensive and insensitive in this five volume work which covers a. Review Article by Sean Gabb The History of England from the Accession of James II Thomas Babington Macaulay (First published ) J.M. Dent & Sons Ltd, London,3 volumes I discovered Macaulay quite by chance in March My English teacher was absent one day, and I found myself in his classroom with nothing.

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Bumping and wear to boards. Marbled page edges and endpapers. Very occasional foxing internally. The History of England in two vols. Critical Essays has a loose front board. This book is the history of England from the accession of King James the Second down to the time that is within the memory of men still living.

The author shall recount the errors which, in a few moments, alienated a loyal gentry and priesthood from the House of Stuart. Macaulay traces the course of that revolution which terminated the long struggle between our sovereigns and 3/5(4).

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He was raised to the peerage in Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron Macaulay, in full Thomas Babington Macaulay, Baron Macaulay of Rothley, (born OctoRothley Temple, Leicestershire, England—died DecemCampden Hill, London), English Whig politician, essayist, poet, and historian best known for his History of England, 5 vol.

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History of England Chapter 01 (Dutch, Protestant royalty) to the British throne as a key moment in the history of the British Isles. This is a book delightful for the literary gifts of the author and intriguing for his view of 18th century English and world politics.

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