News from the Past, 1805-1887: The Autobiography of the Nineteenth Century, Being a Miscellany of Newspaper Accounts of Wars, Riots, Coronations, Murders, Conspiracies, Scandals, Fashions, Shipwrecks, Sporting Events, Reforms, Inventions, &c., &c., &c., Interspersed with Contemporary Opinions of the Great Writers, Musicians and Actors of the Period

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Yvonne Ffrench
Viking Press, 1934 - 656 pages

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Metropolitan Policeman Frontispiece
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Ned Ludd Leading the MachineBreakers
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Bonaparte just before his Flight Viewing the Attack
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