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MODERN HISTORY.

Years

after
CHRIST. 5th PERIOD.

RELICH

SECULAR.

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1493 CONTINUATION of the FOURTH, 1453 EXTINCTION of the SECOND,

or GERMANIC HEAD of Ro or GREEK HEAD of ROMAN MAN EMPIRE.

EMPIRE. 1509 Henry VIII. Kg. of England. || 1522 Soliman II. takes the Isle of --Sir Tho. More.-Wolsey.

Rhodes from the Knights 1519 Charles Emp.-1513. Frán

of St. John of Jerusalem; cis I. King of France.

who receive the Island of 1517 Edward VI King of England. Malta from the Emperor, 1553 Mary I. Queen of England.

Charles V. 1558 Elizabeth, Q. of E..Spencer, 1571 The Turks take the Island of Ferdinand I. Emp. Sidney.

Cyprus, 21564 Maximil. II. E. Shakspeare. 1588 The defeat of the Invincible Arinada, of Philip II. King of Spain.

Sir Francis Drake.--1600. East India Company incorporated. -1589 Ilenry IV. King of France. First of the House of Bourbon.-Sully. 1595 Henry IV. embraces the Romish Faith.-Mayenne-Condé--Coligay. -1598 The Edict of Nantes, in favour of the Protestants of France. 1603 James I. King of England and Scotland.—Buckingham-Raleigh. 1610 Lewis XIII. King of France.-Richelieu. 1619 Beginning of the 30 Yrs. War, concluded by the Peace of Westphalia. 1625 Charles I. King of England and Scotland.-Beheaded 1649. --Straf

ford-Archbishop Laud Falkland-Hampden. 1643 Lewis XIV. Kg. of Fr.-Mazarin-Turenne.-Edict of Nantes rev. 1653 rCromwell.)- Estab. of the Naval pre-em. of Eng. by the victories of 1658 Leopold I. E. (Blake-Mouk--Deane-Penn-Lawson-over the Dutch. 1660

Charles II. Kg. of Eng, and Scot. restored.--Clarendon-Ormond

Sir W. Temple.
1685 James II. King of Eng. and Scot-abdicates the Crown, 1688.
1688

William III.(P.of Orange) and Mary II. K. and Q. of E.--Ld. Somers.
1697 Peter the Great, Czar of Moscovy.-Charles XII, King of Sweden.
1702 Anne, Queen of Great Britain.-Union of England and Scotland.
1713 The Peace of Utrecht.-Marlborough-Addison.
1714 George I. Elector of Hanover, Arch-Treasurer of THE ROMAN EM-
1727 George Il. King of Great Britain. (PIRE, ascends the British throne.
1748 The Peace of Aix-la-Chapelle.-Frederic III. King of Prussia.
1760 GEORGE III. King of Great Britain, &c. begins his long, glorious,
1763 The Peace of Paris.-1774. Lewis XVI. (and exemplary reign.
1783 The Peace of Versailles, between Great Britain, France, Spain,

Holland, and the United States of America. 1789 The REVOLUTION of FRANCE.--Beginning of the miseries of the kingd, 1792

LEWIS XVI. King of France, his Queen, and Sister, beheaded.-End 1793 War with the new State of France. (of the ancient Sovereignty. 1800 Union of Great Britain and Ireland.-Rt. Hon. William Pitt. 1802

The experimental Peace of Amiens.--Height of the Naval and

Asiatic Empire of Great Britain.--Admiral Lord Nelson. 1803

Failure of that Peace, and renewal of the War.-Malta annexed to

the dominions of Great Britain.-1806. Rt. Hon. C.J. Fox. 1806

FRANCIS II. THE LAST EMP.-FALL and EXTINCTION of the 4th,

or GERMANIC HEAD of ROMAN EMPIRE, and title of AUGUSTUS.

THE FRENCH EMP.-NAPOLLON, Emp. and K. of Italy, &c. 1811

A most splendid COMET appeared, in the m. of SEPT., under the seven

conspicuous stars of the GREAT BEAR; singularly answering, in

time and configuration, to that seen 43 yrs. bef, the B. of CHRIST. 1812 H.R.H.GEORGE, PR. REG., assumes the full Sovereignty of this Realm.

FINIS,

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