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WASHINGTON IRVINGS' COMPLETE WORKS

THE HOME LIBRARY EDITION

With FIFTY FINE STEEL ENGRAVINGS

IN TWELVE VOLUMES

Vol. V.

CONQUEST OF GRANADA

OLIVER GOLDSMITH

BOSTON
ESTES & LAURIAT

NEW YORK
G. P. PUTNAM'S SONS
27 & 29 WEST 230 STREET

UNIVERSITY
LIBRARY
May 31, 1939

Bequest of Margaret Kelly

CHRONICLE

OF THE

CONQUEST OF GRANADA

FROM THE MSS. OF

FRAY ANTONIO AGAPIDA

BY

WASHINGTON IRVING

AUTHOR'S REVISED EDITION

WASHINGTON IRVING, in the Clerk's Office of the District Court of the United States for the Southern

District of New York.

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CHAPTER I. of the Kingdom of Granada, and the tribute which it paid to the Castilian

crown, . . . . . . . . . . 17

CHAPTER II. of the Embassy of Don Juan de Vera to demand arrears of tribute from

the Moorish Monarch, . . . . . . .

24

CHAPTER III. Domestic feuds in the Alhambra-Rival Sultanas-Predictions concerning

Boabdil, the heir to the throne-How Ferdinand meditates war against Granada, and how he is anticipated, . . . . . 29

CHAPTER IV Expedition of Muley Abul Hassan against the fortress of Zahara,

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CHAPTER V. Espedition of the marques of Cadiz against Albama, .

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CHAPTER VI. Siow the people of Granada were affected, on hearing of the capture of Al

hama; and how the Moorish king sallied forth to regain it, . .

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CIIAPTER VII. How the duke of Medina Sidonia, and the chivalry of Andalusia, hastened to the relief of Albama, . . . . . . . 54

CHAPTER VIII. Sequel of the events at Alhama, . . . . . . 69

CHAPTER IX.
Events at Granada, and rise of the Moorish king Boabdil el Chico, .

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