On Some Ancient Battle-Fields in Lancashire And Their Historical, Legendary, and Aesthetic Associations.
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On Some Ancient Battle-Fields in Lancashire And Their Historical, Legendary, and Aesthetic Associations.

By Charles Hardwick
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  • ANCIENT BATTLE-FIELDS.
  • PREFACE.
  • CONTENTS.
    • CHAPTER I.—Early Historical and Legendary Battles.
    • CHAPTER II.—The Defeat and Death of King Oswald, of Northumbria, by the Pagan Mercian King, Penda, at Maserfeld (A.D. 642.)
    • CHAPTER III.—Battles in the Valley of the Ribble near Whalley and Clitheroe.
    • CHAPTER IV.—Athelstan's great Victory at Brunanburh, A.D. 937, and its connection with the great Anglo-Saxon and Danish Hoard, discovered at Cuerdale in 1840.
    • APPENDIX.
  • ERRATA.
  • CHAPTER I.
    • EARLY HISTORICAL AND LEGENDARY BATTLES.
  • CHAPTER II.
    • THE DEFEAT AND DEATH OF ST. OSWALD, OF NORTHUMBRIA, AT MASERFELD, (A.D. 642).
  • CHAPTER III.
    • BATTLES IN THE VALLEY OF THE RIBBLE, NEAR WHALLEY AND CLITHEROE.
  • CHAPTER IV.
    • ATHELSTAN'S GREAT VICTORY AT BRUNANBURH, A.D. 937., AND ITS CONNECTION WITH THE GREAT ANGLO-SAXON AND DANISH HOARD, DISCOVERED AT CUERDALE, IN 1840.
    • TO THE LORD GENERAL CROMWELL.
  • APPENDIX.
    • THE DISPOSAL OF ST. OSWALD'S REMAINS.
    • THE DUN BULL, THE BADGE OF THE NEVILLES.
    • THE GENESIS OF MYTHS.
    • ANGLO-SAXON HELMET.
  • INDEX.
  • FOOTNOTES:
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