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Excerpt from Polydore Vergil's English History, Vol. 1: From an Early Translation; Preserved Among the Mss of the Old Royal Library in the British Museum; Containing the First Eight Books, Comprising the Period Prior to the Norman Conquest
The present Volume extends from the earliest traditions of our History to the close of the anglo-saxon period. A second, to be published after an interval, will carry it on to the end of the reign of Henry the Third. And a third Volume will take it to the close of the reign of Henry the Fifth, at which the Volume of the Three Reigns, already published, commences.
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