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THE LATE EIGHT HONOURABLE
SIR ROBERT PEEL, Bart.
THE HOUSE OF COMMONS.
WITH A GENERAL EXPLANATORY INDEX,
BRIEF CHRONOLOGICAL SUMMARY OF THE VARIOUS SUBJECTS ON WHICH
IN FOUR VOLUMES.
FROM 1849 TO 180O.
CONTENTS OF VOLUME IV.
A BRIEF CHR0N0L06ICAL SUMMARY 0F THE VARI0US SUBJECTS 0N WHICH
1842 Spain; the French Ambassador—Corn Importation Bill—Income Tax—Copy-
184 3 The Address—Lord Ellenborough; Gates of Somnanth—Distress of the
1844 I The Vldress—Stopping the Supplies—Vote of Thanks to Sir. C. Napier and
Bank Charter; the Currency—The Sugar Duties—Abolition of the Corn-
1845 The Address—Financial Statement; the Budget—Opening Letters at the
Post-Office—Income and Property Tax—Agricultural Interest—Maynooth
1346 The Address—Commercial Policy; Corn-Laws—Thanks to the Army in
1*47 Factories Bill—Railways, &c. (Ireland); Monetary Crisis—Colonisation—Com-
1818 Disabilities of the Jews—The Income Tax—Navigation Laws—Sugar Duties—
1s49 Poor Laws (Ireland); Rate in Aid Bill—State of the Nation
1850 Agricultural Distress—Taxation of the Country—Supply; New Houses of