The early Hanoverians by Edward Ellis Morris

The early Hanoverians

byEdward Ellis Morris

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1908 edition. Excerpt: ... FRE with Voltaire, 221; dealings with Rousseau, 228: opinion about Eu-gene, 102; about Saxe, 175; saying about Holland, 6 Frederick, Prince of Wales, son of George II. (born 1707, died 1751), in opposition, 87; his mother's opinion of him, 89; gives pension to Thomson, 203 fARDlNER, Colonel, killed at Prestonpans, 154 Garibaldi, 101 Garrick, David, 214 Genoa, siege of, 179 George I., accession of, 10; makes Cabinet wholly Whig, 28; ignorant of English, 28; constitutional king, 29; his death. 76 George II., Electoral Prince of Han-over, 14; accession to throne, 78; appearance and character, 78, 79; proposed duel with King of Prus-sia, 79; his avarice, 80; he spoke bad English, 80; dismisses Wal-pole, 81; takes him back again, 81; remark about Irish at Fonte-noy, 142; with army "n Finchley Common; bravery at news of Fal-kirk, 164; remark about Bishop Berkeley, 196 Georgia, colony founded, 198, 199; Wesley in, 187 Germany, divided, 7 Gibbon, Edward, 214; compared with Voltaire, 223 Gibraltar, siege of, 75 Glenfinnin, 150 Glenshiel, Jacobite rising, 300 Span-ish soldiers land, 54 Gloucester, Duke of (son of Queen Anne), death (1700), 29 Goldsmith, Oliver, 204; friend of Oglethorpe, 199 Gottingen University, founded by George II., 83 Grammont, Duke of, commanding a division at Dettingen, 129 Grand Alliance, 3 Grattan quoted, 143 Gray, Thomas, 204; quoted to show state of feeling in 1745. 160 TJANDEL, Dettingen Te Deum, . 132; Hanover, town and duchy, not electorate, 14; court described, 15; kingdom, 35 LOC Hawley, General, in Scotland, 163 Henry, Cardinal York, 173,174 Herrnhut, 187 Hessians in Edinburgh, 164 Highland army, nature of, 40; roads, 42; feeling about, 134; regiments, 170 Holland, position in Europe, 6 Holyrood, Charles Edward...

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Title:The early HanoveriansFormat:PaperbackDimensions:74 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.15 inPublished:May 5, 2014Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217118917

ISBN - 13:9780217118910

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