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CHAPTER XIV.

The Reign of Edward the Confessor.–The Saxon Line restored.
Edward's accession,
He marries Editha,
Magnus of Norway threatens its invasion,
Edward's character,
He befriends the Normans,
Godwin's rebellion,
William of Normandy visits Edward,
Godwin's death,
Civil factions,
Harold's victories in Wales,
Macbeth defeated by Siward,
Edward dies,

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APPENDIX.-No. I.

ON THE LANGUAGE OF THE ANGLO-SAXONS.

CHAPTER I.

On its structure,

On the verbs,

On the nouns,

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Their denominations of land, -

BOOK VII.

ON THE MANNERS OF THE ANGLO-SAXONS AFTER THEIR OCCUPATION

OF ENGLAND

CHAPTER I.

On their Infancy, Childhood, and Names.

Benefit of the invasions of the German tribes,

Anglo-Saxons improved by conquering Britain,

Care of their infancy,

Occupations of their youth,

Their names,

On their surnames,

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