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CHAPTER III
PUBLIC LATTERS 1848-1849

its recent history. Julius and Germanicus, Varus and Arminius, will occupy a narrower space in the recollection, than the small island overlooked by the turrets on its right, whence princely heroism bent over cloistered beauty. The names of robbers and murderers, military and ecclesiastical, will be called over and dismissed, by some with negligence, by more with scorn. Execration and laughter will pursue the phantoms of fanatical kings, who talked of giving laws to the nations which had framed them, and of writing constitutions which it was permitted them to sign. And all this took place so recently as the year 1848, the year before they forfeited by their perfidy their palaces and estates. It was accomplished in the second year of the great Revolution; the year in which the united armies of Germany, France, and Italy delivered Poland, established Hungary, restored Finland to Sweden, and fixed the boundaries of Russia on the Don and Phasis. Territories now overpeopled will spread their superabundant population over the richest soils, lying now inert ; and this will principally be owing to the arms of France, which hitherto had inflicted very grievous wounds on others, but more grievous on herself. If foreigners had wise statesmen to guide them, she would be permitted to march onward in this salutary progress, without hindrance and without altercation. Whether she meets with these annoyances or not, she will go strait (sic) on. The impulse is given already ; the ball has exploded from the cannon ; woe betide the gouty old fool who sits in his arm-chair and thrusts out his leg to stop it !
We who are now living may hope to see the day when kings will be elevated to the rank of gentlemen. But if they massacre and plunder, above all if they lie (as they have been doing lately), no gentlemen will be left to receive them into their order; for the lower classes in their indignation will sweep away all that is above them, and then will fight among themselves for the wine which they have spilt.
Revolutions are bad things, and those are the worst of men who make them necessary.
WALTER SAVAGE: LANDOR.

On November 27, 1848, Louis Napoleon issued his address to the electors of France in which he said that, should he be nominated President of the French

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