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1713. Introduction - - - - - - - - - - 1

The Peace of Utrecht . - - - - - - - - 5

State of Parties . - - - - - - - - - 6

Whigs and Tories - - - - - - - - - il).

Remnant of the Republican party - - - - - - 7

The Jacobites - - - - - - - •, - 8

Retrospect on the Revolution of 1688 . - - - - - ib.

Act of Settlement in 1701 . - - - - - - 10

Increase of the Jacobite party . - - - - - 13

Views of the Duke of Marlborough . . . - - 14

The Established Church . - - - - - - 16

The Roman Catholics . - - - - - - ib.

The Dissenters . • * * - - - - - - 17

Manners of the English gentry . - - - - - - 18

Population . - - • * * . - - - - - 19

Revenue - - - - - - - - - ib.

High amount of salaries - - - - - - - - 20

Character of Queen Anne . - - - - • * * 23

The Lord Treasurer Oxford - - - - - - - ib.

Lord Bolingbroke Secretary of State . - - - - - 25

ChapTER II.

Chances of the Royal Succession - - - - - - 31

Intrigues of Lord Oxford . - - - - - - - ib.

Of Lord Bolingbroke . • • - - - - - - 3:

Divisions in the Cabinet . - - - - - - 34

Meeting of Parliament - - - - - - - ib.

The Treaty of Commerce with France - - - - - 35

Attacks of the Opposition . - - - - - - - 36

Mutual animosity - - - - - - - - - ib.

Addresses to remove the Pretender from Lorraine . - - 37

Motion for a Repeal of the Union with Scotland - - - 39

Sermons of Dr. Sacheverell - - - - - - 40

Public Thanksgiving for the Peace . - - - - - 42

Parliament prorogued . - - - - - - ib.

Ar.d dissolved - - - - - - - - - - ib.

Despondency of the Whigs . - - - - - - - 43

- New Elections - - - - - - • - - ib.

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