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Page. K I SHE history and character of David I.
-*- King of Scotland. From Buchanan I The character of this most excellent Prince,
by another hand 12
History of a bloody combat fought by two Highland Clans in the month of September 1396, ;* the reign of Robert III. King of Scotland, on the North Inch of Perth, in presence of the King and court, and a 'vast crowd of spectators 13
Description of Babel 17
History of the siege of Tyre, by Alexander
the Great 19
A description of the city of Jerusalem, its
antient and modern state 26
The history of Joseph, his being fold into Egypt, his imprisonment there, and of his brethren, &c. . 35.
Of the siege of Babylon, by Cyrus 48
The history of the siege of Troy 52
The character of the Lacedemonians 61
The history of Lycurgus 62
The laws of Solon the Athenian lawgiver 64
,Of profane history 74
An account of the famous retreat of ten
O F ■ V R O S E and VERSE.
For the Use os SCHOOLS.
The History and Char a Si er of D A V I B I. King
DAVID .succeeded his brother Alexan-