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Fame is the shade of immortality.

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POMPEY and Crassus triumph before their Consulate, B.C. 71. The former had closed the ten years' war in Lusitania ; and Crassus the revolt of Spartacus at home. Marcus Lucullus triumphed the same year, bringing with him the Thracian colossus of Apollo.

Election of the Emperor Pertinax, by birth a Piedmontese, A.D. 192.

The successive flights of the tributary Hiong-nou, or Huns, from their pastoral homes in Mongolia beyond the Caspian to the confines of the Baltic was the cause (not the means) of the fall of the ROMAN EMPIRE. Deserting their forests before this swarm of Scythians, the Vandals, Sueves, Alani, and Burgundians (by the generic title of Goths), made their first irruption westward, under King Radagaisus, the Barbarian of Mecklenburg : they passed the Alps, the Po, and the Apennines, besieged Florence (a colony of the triumvirs), and threatened Rome herself, when by a potent victory at Fæsula Stilicho dispersed the rem- ? nant, a loose but headless band, 100,000 strong, which entered Gaul upon the last day of the year, whose seventeen luxurious provinces they laid desolate unopposed with havoc and flame, from the banks of the Rhine to the foot of the Pyrenæan mountains, A.D. 406.-See 24th Aug.

The acquisition of Sicily from the Goths, 535. Belisarius entered Syracuse in triumph, a city which once embraced two and twenty miles.

The two sons of Boethius are chosen consuls in their non-age, in testimony of the public virtues of that distinguished senator, who is crowned in the Senate House, and saluted “ King of Eloquence,” A.D. 521.

The Mediterranean frozen, when travellers passed the Ionian sea, 860.

The Privy Council address letters of reproof to the justices of Middlesex and Surrey respecting the increased abuse of stage plays in and about the city of London. This arose from a complaint made by the Lord Mayor and Aldermen of these civic 'enormities.'--See 22nd June.

Restoration of the Gregorian calendar in France 10 Nivose, 1805. The epact of the solar beyond the lunar year is 10d. 21h. 11'. 22".

The muse Thalia presides over pastoral and mirthful numbers. She leans upon a column, and holds the crook and mask of nature. Her dress is short, and free from ornament. See the ninth' Ode of Horace.

It is now middle summer with the natives of the Cape of Good Hope.

I am Alpha and Omega, the beginning and the end, the first and the last.

INDICES.

A, the elemental letter, 829, 853. Abbot, see Lord Colchester.
A new way to pay old debts,'345. Abbots of Unreason, 8.
Aaron, High Priest, July 1. Acacius, St., March 31.
Aaron, fast for the children of, 140. Acepsimus, St., March 14.
Aaron, Sts., June 21, July 1. Acestor, a dramatist, 851.
Abachum, St., Jan. 19.

Achaias, of Scotland, 783.
Abas, Schah, Sept. 25.

Achaius, Bishop, 465. Abauzit, Firmin, Nov. 11, March · Acharneis,' the comedy, 683. 20.

Achates, see St. Acacius. Abdas, St., May 16.

Achæan League, 111. Abdication of King James II., 793, Achæus, dramatist, 851. 823, 833.

Acheolus, St., May 1. Abdjesus, St., May 16.

Acheri, Luke d’, April 29. Abdon, St., July 30.

Achilles, bronze statue of, 405. Abeille, Gaspard, May 21. Achilleus, St., May 12. Abel, 7.

Achmet III., June 23. Abel, Charles, June 20.

Achonry, patron of, 542. Abelard, Peter, April 21.

Acidalius, Valens, May 25. Abensberg, battle at, 247.

Acius, St., Moy 1. Abercrombie, 181, 793, March 28. Acre, in Palestine, sieges of, 253, Abernethy, Jobn, Oct. 19.

327, 337, 417, 470, 473, 557. Abingdon, Earl of, May 22. Acta diurna, Roman, 8, 505. Able, Thomas, July 30.

Actea, the nymph, 519.
ABRAHAM, 279, 603, 611, 657. Actian Era, 583.
Abraham and Mary, Sts., March | Actium, engagement at, 595.
15.

Aculco, in Mexico, defeat at, 735.
Abraham, Nicholas, Sept. 7. Acca, see Laurentia.
Abraames, St., Feb. 14.

Accius, Lucius, 849. Abraamius, St., Feb. 5.

Accords, Tabourets des, July 24. Abrosimus, St., Nov. 10.

Actress, first, in England, 803 ; 13. Abubeker, Caliph, 733, July 24. Ada, Queen of Caria, 855. Abulfeda, Ishmael, 741, Oct. 26. A(da)lard, St., Jan. 2. Abydos, 245.

Adalbert, St., April 23. Abyssinia, 281,401, 583, 585,611. Adalbert, Abp., April 29. Abba Salama, 105.

Adalbert, Bishop, June 20. Abbadie, Dr., Sept. 23.

ADAM, creation of, Sept. 19; 611, Abban, St., Oct. 27.

629, 633, 651, 711.
Abbon de Fleury, Nov. 13. Adam, Dr., Dec. 18, June 24.
Abbot, Sir Maurice, Jan. 10. Adam, Robert, March 3.
Abbot, George, Feb. 4.

Adams, President, Oct. 19.
Abbot, Bishop, March 2.

Adams, Sir Thomas, Feb. 24. Abbot, Abp. Oct. 29, Aug. 4. Adamnan, St., Sept. 23.

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Adamson, Patriarch, March 15. Æmilianus, St., Dec. 6.
Adanson, Michael, Apr. 7, Aug.3. | Æmilius, St., May 22.
Adauctus, St., Aug. 30.

Æmilius, Paulus, July 5. ADELAIDE, Queen of England, Amylius (Lucius) Paulus, 195, Aug. 13; 431, 471.

209, 417, 473; May 21. Adelaide, see St. Alice.

Æmylius, Macer, sentence of, 457. Adelbert, St., June 25.

Æneas, flight of, 257; 69,775,797. Adelung, J.C., Aug. 30, Sept. 10. Æneas Sylvius, see Pius II. Adhelm, St., May 25.

Ængus, St., March 11. Adjutor, see St. Adjutre.

Æqui, defeat of the, 199, 401, Adjutre, St., April 30.

Æschines, 579, 705. Adlington, monster born at, 241. Æschylus, 113,391, 403,537,851. Admiralty, in commission, 761. Æsculapius, 8, 89. Adolphus, King of the Goths, 583. Æsop, the tragedian, 851. Adolphus, Count of Nassau, July 2. Afra, St., Aug. 5, 7. Adolphus II. of Sweden, May 3, Africa, conquest of, 619. Feb. 12.

Africanus, Julius, 593. Ado(n), St., Dec. 16.

Agamemnon,' the tragedy, 403. Adorné, Francis, Jan. 13.

Agapæ, christian feasts, 11l. Adorni, Catherine, Dec, 14.

Agape, St., April 3. Adrian, see Hadrian.

Agapetus, St. of Palestine, Aug. 18. Adrian, St., a soldier, Sept. 8. Agapetus, Pope, April 17, Sept. 20. Adrian and Eubulus, Sis., Mar. 5. Agapius, St., Aug. 19. Adrian, St. Abbot, Jan. 9.

Agard, Arthur, Aug. 22. Adrian I. Pope, Dec. 26.

Agatha, St., Feb. 5. Adrian, St. Bishop, March 4. Agathangelus, St., Jan. 23. Adrian IV. Pope, 793 ; Sept. 1. Agatho, dramatist, 149, 851. Adrian VI. Pope, Sept. 14. Agatho, St. Pope, Jan. 10, Dec. 1. Adrianople, battles of, 453, 543, Agathocles, the leader, 555. 565.

Agathodorus, St., April 14. Adriatic sea, espousals of the, 316, Agavé, the nymph, 519. 585.

Agelnoth, Abp., Oct. 29. ADVENT SUNDAY, Dec. 3.

Agesilaus, 457, 553. Adventurer, the paper, 735. Aghrim, battle of, 473. Addison, Dean, April 20.

Agilus, St., Aug. 30. Addison, Joseph, 11, 83, 93, 113, AGINCOURT, battle of, 705, 747.

167, 239, 267, 349, 527, 665, | Agis, of Sparta, 659.

765,811,815; May 1, June 17. Aglaurus, see Agraulia. Addison, Charlotte, March 10. Aglibert, St., June 25. Adan, see St. Aidan.

Aglionby, Dr., Feb. 6. Ædesius, St., April 8.

Agnan, see St. Anian.
Ægospotamos, engagement at, 813. Agnes, St. of Rome, Jan. 21, 28.
Ægypt, war with, 403 ; reduction Agnes, St. of Italy, April 20.
of, 522.

Agnesi, Maria, May 16.
Ægyptian year, new, Sept. 10. Agoard, St., June 25.
Ælfrid, King of Northumberland, | Agonalia, 25, 173, 337, 809.
Dec. 24.

Agraulia, Cyprian festivals, 701. Alred, St., Jan. 12.

Agricola, Julius, June 13, Aug. 24. Æmiliani, St. Jerom, Feb. 8, July | Agricola, St., Nov. 4. 20.

Agricola, George, Mar. 24, Nov.21.

Agricultural Society, begins, 53. Alban's, St., battle of, 341.
Agrippa, Menenius, 805, 807; Albany, conquest of, 431.
April 28.

Albany, Duke of, 163.
Agrippa the Great, 501, 527, 623; Albay, volcano of, 75.
Aug. 7.

Albemarle, Duke of, Dec. 6. Agrippa II., 239, 477.

Alberoni, Cardinal, May 15, June Agrippa, Lucius Cæsar, Aug. 20. 26. Agrippa, Caius Cæsar, Feb. 21. Albert, of Brandenburg, Nov. 18. Agrippa, Marcus, 341, 595, 751. Albert, Patriarch, April 8, Sept. 14. Agrippa, Cornelius, Sept. 14. Albert the Great, of Brunswick, Agrippina, Nov. 15.

Aug. 15. Aguesseau, Henry d', Nov, 27, Albert I. Emperor, July 29, May 1. Feb. 9.

Albert II. Emperor, Oct. 27. Aguirra, Joseph de, March 24. Albertin, Archbishop, Jure 23. Ahab, King of Israel, 487. Albertino, Edmund, April 5. Aibert, St., April 7.

Albertus Magnus, Nov. 15. Aicard, St., Sept. 15.

Albeus, St., Sept. 12. Aid, see St. Mac Cartin.

Albinus, Emperor, Feb. 19. Aid, St., April 11.

Albinus, St., March 1. Aidan, see St. Maidoc.

Albinus, Bernard, Dec. 7. Aidan, St. of Lindisfarne, Aug.31. Albinus, Bernard Siegfred, Sept. 9. Aidan, St. of Mayo, Oct. 20. Albion, 9. Aikin, Dr. John, Jan. 15, Dec. 7. Albovinus, of Lombardy, June 28. Aikin, Edmund, March 13.

Albuera, massacre at, 323. Aikman, Wm., Oct. 24, June 7. Alcazaba, voyage of, 633. Ailly, Cardinal d', Aug. 8. Alcæus, the lyrist, 77, 673. Ainsworth, Robert, April 4. Alcæus, dramatist, 849. Airault, Peter, July 21.

Alcazar-do-Sal, capture of, 697. Airault, René, Dec. 18.

Alchmund, St. of Hexham, Sept. 7. Airay, Henry, Oct. 10.

Alchmund, St., Martyr, March 19. Airay, Christopher, Oct. 18. * Alchymist,' Jonson's comedy, Aiscough, Bishop, June 29,

434, 661. Aithilahas, St., March 14.

Alciati, Andrew, Jan, 12.
Aiton, Wm., Feb. 1.

Alcibiades, 261, 615.
Aix-la-Chapelle, treaties of, 251, Alco, Bonnier d', April 28.

669, 691 ; congress at, 649. Alcock, Bishop, Oct. 1. Ajax Telamon, 565.

Alcuin, Flaccus, 843; May 19. Ajax Flagellifer,' a play, 581. Aldegondes, St., Jan. 30. Akenside, Mark, Nov. 9, June 23. Aldhelm, see Adhelm. Alaleona, Joseph, April 5. Aldred, Archbishop, Sept. 11. Alamanni, Luigi, Oct. 28, April 18. Aldric, St. Bishop, Jan. 7. Aland, Sir John, March 7. Aldrich, Bishop, March 25. Alaric, the Goth, 141, 197, 247, | Aldrich, Dean, Dec. 14. 571, 573, 583.

Aleander, Cardinal, Feb, 13, 1. Alasco, John, Jan. 13.

Alegambe, Philip, Sept. 6. Alava, Diego, March 17.

Alembert, John le Rond d', Nor. Alba, calendar of, 121, 137, 839. 16, Oct. 29. Alban, St., June 22.

Aleppo, sack of, 743. Albani, Francis, March 17, Oct. 4. Ales, Alexander, April 23, March Albani, Cardinal, Dec. 2.

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ALEXANDER THE GREAT, 219,248, | Alien bill passed, 15.

355, 377, 417, 493, 561, 563, Alimeda, the nymph, 519.
577, 603, 643, 651, 659, 665, Alipius, St., Aug. 15.
749, 763, 853, 855.

"All Fools' Day, April 1. Alexander, St. of Lyons, April 22. * All is True,' see · Henry VIII.' Alexander, St. of Cæsarea, March All Saints, festival, 723. 28.

All Souls, festival, 725. Alexander, St. of Jerusalem, Mar. All Souls' College, Oxford, found18.

ed, 93; custom there, 35. Alexander, St. Patriarch, Feb. 26. Allainval, Leonor d’, May 2. Alexander, St. of Trent, May 29. Allam, Andrew, June 17. Alexander, St. Pope, May 3. Allan, David, Feb. 13, Aug. 6. Alexander II. Pope, April 21. Allegri, Gregorio, Feb. 18. Alexander III. Pope, Aug. 30. Allein, Richard, Dec. 22. Alexander IV. Pope, May 25. Allen, Cardinal, Oct. 6. Alexander V. Pope, May 3. Allen, Thomas, Dec. 21, Sept. 30. Alexander VI. Pope, 503; Aug. 8. Allen, Thomas, Oct. 10. Alexander VII. Pope, 503; May 22. Allestry, Dr. Richard, Jan. 27. Alexander VIII. Pope, Feb. 1. Allestry, Jacob, Oct. 15. Alexander II. of Scoiland, 427. Alletz, Pons, March 7. Alexander III., 563; March 16. Alley, Bishop, April 15. Alexander, Lord of the Isles, 345. Alleyn, Edward, 145, 347, 418, Alexander, Sir William, Feb. 12. 617, 805; Sept. 1, Nov. 25. Alexander, Emperor of Russia, Allhallow eve, festival, 717. 377, 645; Dec. 1.

Allia, battle of, 487. Alexandria, founded, 355 ; epoch Allix, Peter, Feb. 21.

of, 837; conquests, 522, 583, | Allodia, St., Oct. 22. 831; inundation, 493; martyrs Allowin, see St. Bavo.

there, Feb. 28, March 17. Allum in Ireland, found, 699. Alexandria, on Don, founded, 493. Almachus, St., Jan. 1. Alexandrian Era, 745.

Almaigne, Henry d’, March 13. Alexis, dramatist, 849; see Alexius. Almanacs, Egyptian, 469. Alexis, Prince, 470, 709; June 26. Almansor, Caliph, 707. Alexius, St., July 17.

Almanza, battle of, 235. Alexius 1. Emperor, 211; Aug. 15. Almeida, Manuel d’, May 10. Alexius IV. Emperor, 489. Almici, Peter, Dec. 30. Alexius V. (Mourzoufle), 489. Alnoth, St., Feb. 27. Alferi, Vittorio, Jan. 17, Oct. 3. Alnwick, witches tried there, 513. ALFRED THE GREAT, 19, 117, | Aloysius, St., June 21. 795, 843; Oct. 28.

Alphabet, invention of the, 853. Alfred, see Ælfrid.

Alpheus, the divinity, 463. Alfrida, see St. Etheldritha. Alpheus, St., Nov. 18. Algarotti, Francis, May 23. Alphonsine Epoch, 355, 837. Algiers, 281, 457, 579, 711. Alphonso the Great, Dec. 20. Ali, accession of, 421.

Alphonso I. of Portugal, 501, 799; Ali Bey, April 21.

Dec. 6.
Alia, solemn games, 573.

Alphonso II., 697; March 5.
Alice, St. of Cologne, Feb. 5. Alphonso III., Feb. 16.
Alice, St. of Orbe, Dec. 16. Alphonso IV., May 28.
Alice, Queen of France, June 4. Alphonso V., Aug. 24.

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