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FOR THE YEAR
HISTORY OF EUROPE.
С НАР. І.
Stale of the Country-Illness and Death of the Duke of York-Suc
ceeded by the Duke of Wellington in the Command of the ArmyMeeting of Parliament Address of Condolence to the King-Bill for granting an inereased Allowance to the Duke of Clarence~The Irish Catholics-Debate on Sir Francis Burdett's Motion to take their Claims into Consideration-Consequences of the loss of the Motion.
NHE internal state of the counTH
and set apart, as they had been, try, at the opening of 1827, for the great topic of inquiry in was much more cheering than that the ensuing session of parliament, which the preceding year had pre- might be entered on without exsented. The apprehensions of a citing the clamours and alarms deficient harvest, which were en- which are so naturally produced tertained at one period of the au- in one party by losing prices, or, tumn, had fortunately proved in the other, by the threatened apgroundless; and the state of the proach of scarcity. The different markets was such as to promise monied and manufacturing interthat the discussion of the Corn- ests of the kingdom, likewise, were laws, forming as they did the lead- rallying from the confusion of the ing question of domestic policy, preceding eighteen months, by a