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Vitrolles, Baron de : 91.

Vivonne, duc de : 93, 100, 128, 162,

Voisenon, abbé: 105.

Voltaire: 18, 63, 82, 89, 98, 99,

102, 108, 111, 115, 119, 156,
160, 161, 239.

Wagner, R. W.: 204.

Waldemar, Prince: 205.
Waller, Edmund: 21, 51.
Wallis, Count: 207.

Walpole, Horace: 21, 23, 59, 67.
Walpole, Sir Robert: 6, 7, 11, 14,

19, 28, 49, 68.

Walpole, Spencer Horatio: 14.
7-Index Sayings.
Warburton, Bishop: 49.

Warham, W. (Archbp. of Canter-
bury): 57.

Warren, Commodore: 37.
Warwick, Lord: 29.

Washington, George: 30, 37, 40,

71, 74.

Watts, Dr. Isaac: 24.
Webster, Daniel: 5, 19, 21, 23, 27,
34. 40, 42, 48, 54, 57, 64, 65,
Wedgwood, Josiah : 5.
Wellington, Duke of: 1, 6, 8, 9,

12, 14, 20, 28, 31, 33, 36, 41,
44, 45, 46, 47, 51, 59, 60, 61,
62, 65, 72, 74, 75, 76, 80, 145,
159, 210.

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202, 204.

Wilhelm III: III, 194.
Wilkes, John 16, 76.
Willard, F. W. : 21.

William I. (the Conqueror): 115,
William II: 31.

William III: 10, 16, 21, 38, 59.
William IV: 37.

William of Wykeham: 42.
William the Silent: 82, 247.

Windham, William : 48.

Windthorst, Dr.: 201.

Winthrop, R. C. : 8.

Wishart, George: 24, 25.

Wolcot, John (Peter Pindar): 17.
Wolfe, Rev. Charles: 10.
Wolfe, Gen. James: 39, 46.
Wollstonecraft, Mary: 30.

Wolsey, Cardinal: 15, 16, 20, 240.
Woolton, John: 1.
Wordsworth, William: 21, 34, 38,
50, 67, 72.

Wolton, Sir H: 14, 33, 244.
Woulfe, Chief Baron : 52.
Wyatt, Sir Thomas (the younger):
Wycherley, William : 52.

Xenocrates: 216, 230.
Xerxes: 218.

Ximenes, Cardinal F.: 250.

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