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Title A Child's History of England and Miscellaneous Pieces
Author Charles Dickens
Year 1900
Publisher Continental Press
Location New-York
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A Child's History of England

CHRONOLOGICAL TABLE, AND TABLE OF CONTENTS.


Chapter
Page
I.
Ancient England and the Romans. From 50 years before Christ, to the Year of our Lord 460
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
7
II.
Ancient England under the Early Saxons. From the year 450, to the year 871
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
16
III.
England under the Good Saxon, Alfred, and Edward the Elder. From the year 871, to the year 901
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
21
IV.
England under Athelstane and the Six Boy-Kings. From the year 925, to the year 1016
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
27
V.
England under Canute the Dane. From the year 1016, to the year 1035
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
38
VI.
England under Harold Harefoot, Hardicanute, and Edward the Confessor. From the year 1035, to the year 1066
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
40
VII.
England under Harold the Second, and conquered by the Normans. All in the same year, 1066.
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
47
VIII.
England under William the First, the Norman Conqueror. From the year 1066, to the year 1087.
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
51
IX.
England under William the Second, called Rufus. From the year 1087, to the year 1100
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
58
X.
England under Henry the First, called Fine-Scholar. From the year 1100, to the year 1135
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
65
XI.
England under Matilda and Stephen. From the year 1135, to the year 1154
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
75

Parts First and Second.

XII.
England under Henry the Second. From the year 1154, to the year 1189.
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
79
XIII.
England under Richard the First, called the Lionheart. From the year 1189, to the year 1199
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
89
XIV.
England under John, called Lackland. From the year 1199, to the year 1216
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
107
XV.
England under Henry the Third. From the year 1216, to the year 1272
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
119
XVI.
England under Edward the First, called Longshanks. From the year 1272, to the year 1307.
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
132
XVII.
England under Edward the Second. From the year 1307, to the year 1327
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
148
XVIII.
England under Edward the Third. From the year 1327, to the year 1377
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
158
XIX.
England under Richard the Second. From the year 1377, to the year 1399
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
171
XX.
England under Henry the Fourth, called Bolingbroke. From the year 1399, to the year 1413.
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
182

Parts First and Second.

XXI.
England under Henry the Fifth. From the year 1413, to the year 1422
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
187

Parts First and Second (The Story of Joan of Arc), and Third.

XXII.
England under Henry the Sixth. From the year 1422, to the year 1461
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
198
XXIII.
England under Edward the Fourth. From the year 1461, to the year 1483
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
217
XXIV.
England under Edward the Fifth. For a few weeks in the year 1483.
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
225
XXV.
England under Richard the Third. From the year 1483, to the year 1485
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
229
XXVI.
England under Henry the Seventh. From the year 1485, to the year 1509
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
232
XXVII.
England under Henry the Eighth, called Bluff King Hal and Burly King Harry. From the year 1509, to the year 1533
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
244
XXVIII.
England under Henry the Eighth, called Bluff King Hal and Burly King Harry. From the year 1533 to the year 1547
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
256
XXIX.
England under Edward the Sixth. From the year 1547 to the year 1553
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
264
XXX.
England under Mary. From the year 1553, to the year 1558
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
274

Parts First, Second, and Third.

XXXI.
England under Elizabeth. From the year 1558, to the year 1603
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
287

Parts First and Second.

XXXII.
England under James the First. From the year 1603, to the year 1625
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
311

Parts First, Second, Third and Fourth.

XXXIII.
England under Charles the First. From the year 1625, to the year 1649
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
328

Parts First and Second.

XXXIV.
England under Oliver Cromwell. From the year 1649 to the year 1660
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
357

Parts First and Second.

XXXV.
England under Charles the Second, called the Merry Monarch. From the year 1660, to the year 1685
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
373
XXXVI.
England under James the Second. From the year 1685, to the year 1688
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
395
XXXVII.
Conclusion. From the year 1688, to the year 1837.
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
408


The Holly-Tree Inn and Other Reprinted Pieces

CONTENTS.


The Guest
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
5
The Ostler
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
18
The Boots
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
47
The Landlord
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
58
The Bar-maid
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
76
The Poor Pensioner
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
80
The Bill
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
90
The Mudfog Association.
Full Report of the First Meeting
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
94
Full Report of the Second Meeting
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
115
I.
Introductory Romance. From the pen of William Tinkling, Esq
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
138
II.
Romance. From the pen of Miss Alice Rainbird
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
148
III.
Romance. From the pen of Lieutenant-Colonel Robin Redforth
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
158
IV.
Romance. From the pen of Miss Nettie Ashforth
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
166
George Silverman's Explanation.
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
173
The Wreck
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
204
I.
The Island of Silver-Store
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
234
II.
The Rafts on the River
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
265
The Mortals in the House
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
282
The Ghost in Master B's Room
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
300
Going Into Society.
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
311
I.
Picking up Soot and Cinders
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
322
II.
Picking up Miss Kimmeens
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
334
III.
Picking up the Tinker
....................................................................................................................................................................................................................................................
346