William of Malmesbury's Chronicle of the Kings of England From the earliest period to the reign of King Stephen
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William of Malmesbury's Chronicle of the Kings of England From the earliest period to the reign of King Stephen

By J. A. (John Allen) Giles
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  • WILLIAM OF MALMESBURY’S CHRONICLE OF THE KINGS OF ENGLAND. FROM THE EARLIEST PERIOD TO THE REIGN OF KING STEPHEN.
  • EDITOR’S PREFACE.
  • THE TRANSLATOR’S PREFACE.
  • TABLE OF CONTENTS
  • THE AUTHOR’S EPISTLE TO ROBERT, EARL OF GLOUCESTER.
  • PREFACE.
  • THE HISTORY OF THE KINGS OF ENGLAND.
  • BOOK I.
    • CHAP. I. Of the arrival of the Angles, and of the Kings of Kent. [A.D. 449.]
    • CHAP. II. Of the kings of the West Saxons. [A.D. 495.]
    • CHAP. III. Of the kings of the Northumbrians. [A.D. 450.]
    • CHAP. IV. Of the kings of the Mercians. [A.D. 626–874.]
    • CHAP. V. Of the kings of the East Angles. [A.D. 520–905.
    • CHAP. VI. Of the kings of the East Saxons. [A.D. 520–823.]
  • BOOK II.
    • PROLOGUE.
    • CHAP. I. The history of king Egbert. [A.D. 800–839.]
    • CHAP. II. Of king Ethelwulf. [A.D. 839–858.]
      • OF THE SUCCESSORS OF CHARLEMAGNE.
    • OF THE SUCCESSORS OF CHARLEMAGNE.
    • CHAP. III. Of Ethelbald, Ethelbert, and Ethelred, sons of Ethelwulf.
    • CHAP. IV. Of king Alfred. [A.D. 872—901.]
    • CHAP. V. Of Edward the son of Alfred. [A.D. 901–924.]
    • CHAP. VI. Of Athelstan, the son of Edward. [A.D. 924–940.]
    • CHAP. VII. Of kings Edmund, Edred, and Edwy. [A.D. 940–955.]
    • CHAP. VIII. Of king Edgar, son of king Edmund. [A.D. 959–975.]
    • CHAP. IX. Of St. Edward king and martyr the son of Edgar. [A.D. 975–978.]
    • CHAP. X. Of king Ethelred and king Edmund. [A.D. 979–1017.]
    • CHAP. XI. Of king Canute. [A.D. 1017–1031.]
    • CHAP. XII. Of king Harold and Hardecanute. [A.D. 1036–1042.]
    • CHAP. XIII. Of St. Edward, son of king Ethelred. [A.D. 1042–1066.]
  • BOOK III.
    • PREFACE.
      • Of William the First. [A.D. 1066–1087.]
      • Pope Gregory to Augustine, first archbishop of Canterbury.
      • Boniface to Justus, archbishop of Canterbury.
      • Alexander to William, king of England.
    • Of William the First. [A.D. 1066–1087.]
    • Pope Gregory to Augustine, first archbishop of Canterbury.
    • Boniface to Justus, archbishop of Canterbury.
    • Alexander to William, king of England.
  • BOOK IV.
    • PREFACE.
    • CHAP. I. Of William the Second. [A.D. 1087–1100.
    • CHAP. II. The Expedition to Jerusalem. [A.D. 1095–1105.]
  • BOOK V.
    • PREFACE.
      • Of Henry the First. [A.D. 1100–1129.]
    • Of Henry the First. [A.D. 1100–1129.]
  • THE MODERN HISTORY.
    • PREFACE, ADDRESSED TO ROBERT, EARL OF GLOUCESTER.
    • BOOK I.
    • BOOK II.
    • BOOK III.
  • INDEX.
  • FOOTNOTES
  • Transcriber’s Notes
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