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A Popular History of France from the Earliest Time

Produced by David Widger

[Illustration: HOTEL DE VILLE BOURGES----FRONTISPIECE]

HISTORY OF FRANCE

By M. Guizot

Volume III.

TABLE OF CONTENTS.

XXIII. THE HUNDRED YEARS' WAR.--CHARLES VI. AND THE DUKES OF BURGUNDY.

XXIV. THE HUNDRED YEARS' WAR.--CHARLES VII. AND JOAN OF ARC. (1422- 1461.)

XXV. LOUIS XI. (1461-1483.)

XXVI. THE WARS OF ITALY.--CHARLES VIII. (1483-1498.)

XXVII. THE WARS IN ITALY.--LOUIS XII. (1498-1515.)

LIST OF STEEL ENGRAVINGS.

VOLUME III.

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[Illustration: HOTEL DE VILLE BOURGES----FRONTISPIECE]

[Illustration: PORTRAIT OF JOAN OF ARC----85]

[Illustration: CHINON CASTLE----95]

[Illustration: JOAN ENTERING ORLEANS----104]

[Illustration: CHARLES VIII.----263]

[Illustration: CASTLE OF AMBOISE----308]

[Illustration: STATES GENERAL AT TOURS----329]

WOOD-CUTS:

[Illustration: The Procession went over the Gates----16]

[Illustration: '"Thou art betrayed."'----26]

[Illustration: Murder of the Duke of Orleans----38]

[Illustration: Death of Valentine de Milan----45]

[Illustration: John the Fearless----51]

[Illustration: Already distressed----57]

[Illustration: Charles VI. and Odette----71]

[Illustration: '"Into the River!"'----77]

[Illustration: The Body of Charles VI. lying in State----84]

[Illustration: The Shepherdess of Domremy----90]

[Illustration: Joan of Arc in her Father's Garden----91]

[Illustration: Herself drew out the Arrow----109]

[Illustration: Joan examined in Prison----128]

[Illustration: Philip the Good of Burgundy----144]

[Illustration: The Constable Made his Entry on Horseback----150]

[Illustration: Jacques Coeur----165]

[Illustration: Jacques Coeur's Hostel at Bourges----169]

[Illustration: Agnes Sorel----175]

[Illustration: Louis XI. and Burgesses waiting for News----193]

[Illustration: Charles the Rash----203]

[Illustration: Louis XI. and Charles the Rash at Peronne----209]

[Illustration: Philip de Commynes----217]

[Illustration: The Corpse of Charles the Rash Discovered----236]

[Illustration: The Balue Cage----245]


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