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SCOTT AND FARR'S HISTORY OF ENGLAND.

Now ready, strongly bound, 780 pages, price 5s.

A NEW AND COMPREHENSIVE HISTORY OF ENGLAND

FROM THE EARLIEST PERIOD TO THE

PRESENT TIME (1860).

WITH 4000 EXAMINATION QUESTIONS.

BY ADAM SCOTT, ESQ.,
AND EDWARD FARR, ESQ., F.S.A.

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OPINIONS OF THE PRESS.

"The History of England before us is as great an improve. ment upon the old class of school books, as railways were to stage coaches. In a space of upwards of 750 pages the Authors have with admirable skill condensed the multitude of Historical occurrences of past ages without omitting any important fact, Even in these days of wonders the work is a marvel of cheapness, and only requires to be known to become generally introduced into our Colleges and Schools.”—Globe.

“We heartily recommend this new History of England to every one engaged in tuition; the plan upon which it is written is admirable, and the 4000 questions which it contains are of the greatest use to all Students preparing for the middle class examinations."-Sun.

“The idea is a good one, and well carried out. The whole work is divided into sections, each of which is numbered, and have headings referring to the events recorded therein. Great care has evidently been taken that the historical data should be correct, the best authorities having been consulted throughout. Altogether it is one of the best Histories we have seen for more advan

necommend it to all those engag

v Press.

· LONDON:

T HILL.

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