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LONDON: PRINTED BY W. CLOWES AND SONS, STAMFORD STREET,

AND CHARING CROSS.

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CHAPTER

XLIV.

1806.

Embarrassment of Ministers — Meeting of Parliament - Effect of the

intelligence of Pitt's death — New administration formed — Votes

in the House of Commons — Parliamentary grant for the payment

of Pitt's debts – Pensions to his nieces — His public funeral —

Statues and portraits — Pitt's character — His religious principles

– Goodness to the poor — Neglect of Literature and the Fine Arts

- Skill in classical versions As a public speaker — As Minister

of the Finances - His conduct of the war Conclusion .. 386

APPENDIX.

Letters and Extracts of Letters from King George the Third to

Mr. Pitt.

i-xxviii

NOTES

xxix

INDEX

xxxiii

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