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Antique Prints - Historic Events and Sites

Please check  'History - People' page as some prints straddle these two categories.
(ie  Columbus discovering America)
Please check 'Military' for historic events of a brutal nature.

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Massacre & Execution of Louis XVI of France
The Wonderful Magazine 1793       ( very rare )
Copper
Engraving .     size: 130 x 200 mm
Ref  HFP613               45.00 (+P&P)

Single fold, worm damage to lower-right corner and top title.

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An Exact View of the Execution of Lord Ferrers
Royal Magazine   1760
Copper
Engraving    size: 170 x 210 mm,     2 faint folds
Ref  HGP292               25.00 (+P&P)
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The Publick Procession of the Prisoners at the Auto de Fe or Act of Faith in Spain
Hinton  Universal Magazine   1749
Copper
Engraving by Page.     size: 240 x 200 mm,  2 folds
Ref  ICP025               25.00 (+P&P)
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print A Manor of Ye Executions at Lisbon Jan13th 1759, engraved from an original drawing made on the spot.
London Magazine 1759      Detail      1759 Text (Page)       1759 Text (Detail)
Copper engraving   size  260 x 190 mm
, 2 folds, repair to small split at fold.
Punishment after the attempted murder of King Joseph 1st of Portugal - known as the Tavora Affair.
Ref LLP001             45.00 (+P&P)
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The Royal Marriage:  The Bride passing up the Nave of St George's Chapel
Jackson / Illustrated London News    28 March  1863
Queen Victoria & Prince Albert
Wood
Engraving    size: 540 x 370 mm,     3 faint folds
Ref  KHP003               30.00 (+P&P)
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print An Anglo Saxon Ship
Josiah Collyer   c1780
Copper
Engraving    size: 170 x 110 mm
Ref  MDP110              16.00 (+P&P)
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print A Norman Sailing Ship  
The Large Sailing Ship in the Reign of Richard II
Josiah Collyer   c1780
Copper
Engraving    size: 170 x 110 mm
Ref  MDP111              16.00 (+P&P)
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print The Ship of Henry VII
A Ship in a Storm
Josiah Collyer   c1780
Copper
Engraving    size: 170 x 110 mm
Ref  MDP112              16.00 (+P&P)
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print An Engagement between two Gallies under the Norman ..
A Norman iron proned Galley
Josiah Collyer   c1780
Copper
Engraving    size: 170 x 110 mm
Ref  MDP113             16.00 (+P&P)
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Blood and his Accomplices Escaping after stealing the Crown from the Tower
Wale / Grignion  1770
From Chamberlains History of London
   1770  

Coln Thomas Blood stealing the Crown in 1761
size: 160 x 250 mm
Ref  IJP104         25.00 (+P&P)
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Richard II Appeases the Rebels on the Death of Wat Tyler in Smithfield
Wale / Grignion  1770
From Chamberlains History of London
   1770  

size: 160 x 250 mm,     stain at left margin
Ref  IJP101         20.00 (+P&P)
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Ceremony of the Champion's Challenge at the Coronation
Wale / Grignion  1770
From Chamberlains History of London
   1770  

size: 160 x 250 mm
Ref  IJP097         15.00 (+P&P)
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A Representation of an Ancient Tournament
Wale / Grignion  1770
From Chamberlains History of London
   1770  

A Jousting tourmament
size: 160 x 250 mm
Ref  IJP103         25.00 (+P&P)
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Bishops and Citizens Swearing Fealty to William the Conqueror
Wale / Grignion  1770
From Chamberlains History of London
   1770  

size: 160 x 250 mm,  crease to top-right corner.
Ref  IJP099         18.00 (+P&P)
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A Ceremony of Laying the first Stone of Black Friars Bridge ...
Wale / Grignion  1770
From Chamberlains History of London
   1770  

size: 160 x 250 mm
Ref  IJP098         22.00 (+P&P)    Also listed in Prints - London
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View of an Ancient Shooting-match between the Citizens of London
Wale / Grignion  1770
From Chamberlains History of London
   1770  

Archery contests in London.
size: 160 x 250 mm
Ref  IJP096         28.00 (+P&P)
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Dr Shaw Preaching at St Paul's Cross
Wale / Grignion  1770
From Chamberlains History of London
   1770  
Dr Ralph Shaw preaching treason on 19 June 1483 at St Paul's.
Note presence of spire on St Pauls.
size: 160 x 250 mm
Ref  IJP105         20.00 (+P&P)    Also listed in Prints - London
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View of the Manner of Burying the dead Bodies ay Holy-Well mount during the dreadful Plague in 1665
Wale / Grignion  1770
From Chamberlains History of London
   1770  

Filling the Plague Pit at Holywell Mount, Shoreditch.
Site now occupied by 21 Curtain Road, Shoreditch
size: 160 x 250 mm
Ref  IJP100        28.00 (+P&P)   Also listed in Prints - London
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Queen Margaret crowning the Head of the Duke of York with a Paper Crown
From Russel's History of England    1777


Copper engraving      size: 180 x 300 mm
Ref  KGP034        25.00 (+P&P) 
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The Interview of the Roman Ambassador Popillius with King Antiochus in Egypt
Middleton   c1770


Copper engraving      size: 170 x 280 mm
Ref LCP017        18.00 (+P&P) 
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print Siege of Diu by the Arabians
Middleton   c1770
Diu - Eastern India

Copper engraving      size: 170 x 280 mm
Ref LCP022        18.00 (+P&P) 
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Left: The Burning of St John's Monastry near Smithfiled by Wat Tyler's Mob....
Right: Blood and his Accomplices making their Escape after stealing the Crown from the Tower of London ......
Thornton's History of London,  Published by Alex Hogg 1784
size: 320 x 230  mm
Ref  KDP011             20.00 (+P&P)
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Captain Cook landing at Tanna, one of the islands in the New Hebredes
Bankes's Geography  c1790
Copper
Engraving.     size: 200 x 150 mm
Ref  IJP106               20.00 (+P&P)
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The fortunate Escape of Captn. Cook from the furious Natives of Erramangea
Bankes's Geography  c1790
Copper
Engraving.     size: 200 x 150 mm
Ref  IJP107               20.00 (+P&P)
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The Natives of Otaheite attacking Capt Wallis, the first discovery of that island.
Cooke's Geography  1807
Copper
Engraving.     size: 200 x 150 mm
Ref  HCP398               18.00 (+P&P)
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The Crew of Captain Cook shooting Sea Horses on the ice of the Northern Sea
Cooke's Geography  1807
Copper
Engraving.     size: 200 x 150 mm
Ref  HCP396               20.00 (+P&P)
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Interview between Captain Wallis and Oberea, Queen of Otaheite ...
Cooke's Geography  1807
Copper
Engraving.     size: 200 x 150 mm
Ref  HCP402               18.00 (+P&P)
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Representation of an Offering to Captain Cook ... at Owhyhee .. Sandwich Islands.
Cooke's Geography  1807
Copper
Engraving by Page.     size: 200 x 150 mm
Ref  HCP422               15.00 (+P&P)
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William Penn Receiving the Charter of Pennsylvania from Charles II 
from Shaffner's History of the United States
Shaffner 1860.    Steel
Engraving.     size: 220 x 160 mm
Ref  FAP213               15.00 (+P&P)
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Death of the Earl of Chatham after his speech in the House of Lords in favor of American Independence. 
from Shaffner's History of the United States
Shaffner 1860.    Steel
Engraving.     size: 220 x 160 mm
Ref  FAP216               15.00 (+P&P)
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Columbus Discovering America   
from Shaffner's History of the United States
Shaffner 1860.    Steel
Engraving.     size: 220 x 160 mm
Ref  FAP214               15.00 (+P&P)
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Left: A View of the Martydom of seventy Protestants who were brought singly out of prison blindfolded and had their throats cut by order of the Pope of Rome.
Right: Dominico Berto (after having been led around the town on an ass with his ears and nose cut off and holse bored in his cheeks) Torn to death with red hot pokers.
Foxes Book of Martyrs,  Published by Alex Hogg c1784
size: 340 x 230  mm
Ref  EDP042             24.00 (+P&P)
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Left: Protestants shot by the soldiers of the Duke of Guise ....
Right: Rochus of St Lucar in Spain burnt by order of the Inquisition ......
Foxes Book of Martyrs,  Published by Alex Hogg c1784
size: 340 x 230  mm
Ref  HBP125             24.00 (+P&P)
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Left: View of the inside of Lollards Tower with the manner of torturing the Protestants by the Bishop Bonner ..
Right: Thirteen Protestant Martyrs ... Burnt together in one fire at Stratford in Essex.
Foxes Book of Martyrs,  Published by Alex Hogg c1784
size: 340 x 230  mm
Ref  HBP126             24.00 (+P&P)
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(Untitled)  Political Satire for July 1772 
London Magazine  1772
Copper
Engraving.     size: 170 x 110 mm
Ref  FKP063               18.00 (+P&P)

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Captain Cook on board the Resolution Sloop at Taheitee

From Moores Voyages & Travels, Publ Alex Hogg,  1778  
      
size: 170 x 280 mm
Ref  SHP004         30.00 (+P&P)
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Mr Doughty beheaded by order of Sir Francis Drake at Post St Julian on the coast of Patagonia.

From Moores Voyages & Travels, Publ Alex Hogg,  1778  
      
size: 170 x 280 mm
Ref  SHP001         25.00 (+P&P)
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Indian War Dance at Buffalo Bill's  "Wild West" , Earls Court
The Black and White    Sept 10  1892  
     size: 360 x 270  mm
Ref  SKP011              24.00 (+P&P)

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The Grand Stand - A Scene outside the church of St Mary-Le-Strand on Lord Mayor's Day
The Black and White    Nov 12  1892  
     size: 530 x 360 mm
Double page with centre fold and small staple holes.
Ref  SKP016              26.00 (+P&P)

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print Cromwell Viewing the Body of Charles I    
Mackenzie  c1880 
size:  150 x 180 mm    Steel Engraving

Ref  HBP416               16.00 (+P&P)
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print Cromwell Consulting the Lawyers   
Mackenzie  c1880 
size:  150 x 180 mm    Steel Engraving

Ref  HBP417               16.00 (+P&P)
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print Plunder of Monasteries  
Mackenzie  c1880 
size:  150 x 180 mm    Steel Engraving

Ref  HBP391               16.00 (+P&P)
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print Seizure of Charles I at Holdenby   
Mackenzie  c1880 
size:  150 x 180 mm    Steel Engraving,  some small foxing spots

Ref  HBP383               16.00 (+P&P)
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print Exclusion of Members Obnoxious to the Army from the House of Commons    
Mackenzie  c1880 
size:  150 x 180 mm    Steel Engraving

Ref  HBP387              16.00 (+P&P)
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print Death of General Lindsey   
Mackenzie  c1880 
size:  150 x 180 mm    Steel Engraving

Ref  HBP388               16.00 (+P&P)
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print Arrest of Strafford   
Mackenzie  c1880 
size:  150 x 180 mm    Steel Engraving, a few spots of foxing

Ref  HBP389               16.00 (+P&P)
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print Archbishop Laud Blessing Strafford    
Mackenzie  c1880 
size:  150 x 180 mm    Steel Engraving, a few spots of foxing

Ref  HBP390               16.00 (+P&P)
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print Discovery of the Attempted Escape of Charles I from Carisbrook   
Mackenzie  c1880 
size:  150 x 180 mm    Steel Engraving

Ref  HBP385               16.00 (+P&P)
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print Conference Between Charles I and The Parliamentary Commissioners    
Mackenzie  c1880 
size:  150 x 180 mm    Steel Engraving, a few faint spots of foxing

Ref  HBP384               16.00 (+P&P)
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print Escape of Prince Charles   
Mackenzie  c1880 
size:  150 x 180 mm    Steel Engraving

Ref  HBP392               16.00 (+P&P)
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print The Gunpowder Plot     Mackenzie  c1880 
size:  150 x 180 mm    Steel Engraving
The Principal Conspirators and a Fac-simile of the Letter Written to Lord Monteagle

Ref  HBP816               28.00 (+P&P)      
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print Guy Fawkes seized by Sir Thomas Knevet ....
 Wale / Grignion   for Raymonds History of England    c1787
Copper engraving       size:  180 x 260 mm   

Ref  KDP008              20.00 (+P&P)      
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print US History:            The British Surrendering their arms to Gen Washington, 1781  
Virtue   c1862
size:  200 x 150 mm    Steel Engraving

Ref  IEP016  IEP017              20.00 each   (+P&P)
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print US History:            General Goff Repulsing the Indians at Hadley   
Virtue   1861
size:  200 x 150 mm    Steel Engraving

Ref  HKP149              16.00 (+P&P)
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print US History:            William Penn's Preaty with the Indians   
Virtue   1861
size:  200 x 150 mm    Steel Engraving

Ref  HKP150              20.00 (+P&P)
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print US History:            General Burgoyne Addressing the Indians   
Virtue   1861
size:  200 x 150 mm    Steel Engraving

Ref  HKP159              18.00 (+P&P)
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print US History:            The Death of Chatham   
Virtue   1861
size:  200 x 150 mm    Steel Engraving

Ref  HKP160             16.00 (+P&P)
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print US History:            The Fratricide at Wyoming   
Virtue   1861
size:  200 x 150 mm    Steel Engraving

Ref  HKP161              16.00 (+P&P)
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print US History:            Roger Williams sheltered by the Narragansetts   
Virtue   1861
size:  200 x 150 mm    Steel Engraving

Ref  HKP166              16.00 (+P&P)
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print US History:            Embarkation of the Pilgrim Fathers 
Virtue   1861
size:  200 x 150 mm    Steel Engraving

Ref  HKP167              18.00 (+P&P)
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print A Convocation of the Clergy on the Articles of our Faith    
Mackenzie  c1880 
size:  480 x 270 mm    Steel Engraving, 3 folds ( 1 with a small split)
A Fac-simile of a 1536 document regarding Henry XIII's Church Reformation

Ref  HBP419               24.00 (+P&P)         Detail
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print Death Warrant for the Execution of Charles I   
Mackenzie  c1880   

size:  150 x 180 mm    Steel Engraving, 2 folds
Ref  HBP418               18.00 (+P&P)         Detail
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print Death Warrant for the Execution of Mary Queen of Scots
Mackenzie  c1880 
size:  150 x 180 mm    Steel Engraving, 2 folds
Lower section is detached, maybe from a previous torn/split fold.

Ref  HBP421            16.00 (+P&P)         Detail
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print Ordo Funeris      
Roman Funeral Pyres 
Kennett / Knaplock  1718   Copper Engraving - 
size: 115 x 180 mm
from Basil Kennett's 'Antiquities of Rome'
Ref  HGP199          24.00 (+P&P)
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print Antiquorum Sacrificandiritus
Roman Sacrifices and Ceremonies
Kennett / Knaplock  1718   Copper Engraving - 
size: 210 x 160 mm, 2 folds
from Basil Kennett's 'Antiquities of Rome'
Ref  HGP197          30.00 (+P&P)
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print Circus /   Circi et Quinque Ludicrorum Circensium      
Roman Circus / Theatre / Place of Popular Entertainment
Kennett / Knaplock  1718   Copper Engraving - 
size: 210 x 160 mm
from Basil Kennett's 'Antiquities of Rome'
Ref  HGP196          30.00 (+P&P)
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print Navmachiae Id.est Navalis Pugnae      
Roman Naval shows of Sea Engagements.
Kennett / Knaplock  1718   Copper Engraving - 
size: 210 x 160 mm
from Basil Kennett's 'Antiquities of Rome'
Ref  HGP195          30.00 (+P&P)
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print Iconismus Triumphi          
Military Rewards and Celebrations.
Kennett / Knaplock  1718   Copper Engraving - 
size: 210 x 160 mm
from Basil Kennett's 'Antiquities of Rome'   (tight right margin)
Ref  HGP198          30.00 (+P&P)
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print Signorum Militar genera      
Roman Ensigns, Colours and Standards
Kennett / Knaplock  1718   Copper Engraving - 
size: 115 x 180 mm
from Basil Kennett's 'Antiquities of Rome'
Ref  HGP201          24.00 (+P&P)
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print Capitolium / Templ Pantheon  vulgo Rotunda      
Roman Places of Worship
Kennett / Knaplock  1718   Copper Engraving - 
size: 115 x 180 mm
from Basil Kennett's 'Antiquities of Rome'
Ref  HGP203         20.00 (+P&P)
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print Theatrum Cornelii Balbi Gaditani / Amphitheatrum Claudii      
Roman Theatres and Amphitheatres
Kennett / Knaplock  1718   Copper Engraving - 
size: 115 x 180 mm
from Basil Kennett's 'Antiquities of Rome'
Ref  HGP204          24.00 (+P&P)
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print Roman Crowns and headware
Kennett / Knaplock  1718   Copper Engraving - 
size: 115 x 180 mm
from Basil Kennett's 'Antiquities of Rome'
Ref  HGP237         18.00 (+P&P)
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print The Roman Habit -  toga styles
Kennett / Knaplock  1718   Copper Engraving - 
size: 210 x 190 mm
from Basil Kennett's 'Antiquities of Rome'      2 folds
Ref  HGP200          24.00 (+P&P)
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print Iconismus Aciei Vulgatae      
Roman Common Battle array
Kennett / Knaplock  1718   Copper Engraving - 
size: 120 x 180 mm
from Basil Kennett's 'Antiquities of Rome'
Ref  HGP236          20.00 (+P&P)
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print Heads of Roman Emperors & Leaders
Kennett / Knaplock  1718   Copper Engraving - 
size: 200 x 190 mm
from Basil Kennett's 'Antiquities of Rome'        2 folds
Not thought to be facsimiles of coins.
Ref  HGP202          18.00 (+P&P)
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