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published two volumes of his own songs, and composed
he music for many of Purcell's songs. Died in 1758.
Leverrier or Le Verrier, leh vi're-4', (URHAIN
BAN JOSEPH,) an eminent French astronomer, born at
->aint-L6 (La Manche) in March, 1811. He entered the
Polytechnic School about 1830, and after leaving it de-
voted himself with success to chemistry and mathematics.
ie became a tutor (rtpttiteur) in the Polytechnic School,
and in 1839 wrote two treatises on astronomy, which pro
cured for'him the friendship of Arago. In January, 1846,
he was chosen a member of the Academy of Sciences.
Before that date he had undertaken to rectify the tables
if Uranus, the orbit of which was subject to perturba-
ions from an unknown cause. Conjecturing this cause
o be a planet, he calculated its orbit, mass, and position,
and announced the results in a memoir to the Academy
of Sciences in June, 1846. The planet was observed by
elescope near the place indicated, by Galle, of Berlin, in
September of that year, and received the name of Nep-
une. Leverrier acquired a just celebrity by this great
discovery and was appointed professor of astronomy in
the Faculty of Sciences, Paris. In 1849 he was elected
to the Legislative Assembly. Having supported Louis
Napoleon's policy, he was chosen a senator in 1852. He
succeeded Arago in 1853 as astronomer to the bureau
of longitudes and director of the Imperial Observatory.
He published, besides other works, " Annales de 1 Ob
servatoire de Paris," (1856.) About 1860 he presented to
the Institute an interesting memoir on Mercury. He ob-
served a movement of the perihelion of that planet which
suggested the existence of a small planet between Mer-
cury and the sun. In 1870 he was removed from the posi-
tion of director of the Observatory. Died Sept. 23, 1877.
See " Nouvelle Biographic Gene'rale ;" " Biographic des Membret
du Serial," 1852.

Le Vert, leh vert, (OcTAViA WALTON,) an American
writer, born in Georgia about 1820. She published
" Souvenirs of Travel," (1857,) and contributed to Eng-
lish and American periodicals. Died March 13, 1877.

Levesque, li'vlk', (PIERRE CHARLES,) a French his-
torian and translator, born in Paris in 1736. He became
professor of belles-lettres in Saint Petersburg in 1773.
In 1780 he returned to Paris, and published his "His-
tory of Russia," (" Histoire de Russie," 6 vols., 1782,)
which is esteemed a classic work. He afterwards was
chosen a professor in the Royal College and a member
of the Institute. In 1795 he produced a successful trans-
lation of Thucydides. He wrote other historical works,
and translated some of the writings of Plutarch and
Xenophon. Died in 1812.

See DACIER, " Elo^e de Lfvesque ;" " Nouvelle Biographic
G<*nerale ;" " Monthly Review," vol. liv., 1807 tt set)., (Appendix.)

Levesque de Burigny. See BURIGNY, DE.
Levesque de la Ravaliere, li'vSk' deh IS rfvf-



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LEVESQUE



LE IVIS



Ie-aiR', (PIERRE ALF.XANDRE,) a French writer, born at
Troyes in 1697. He was chiefly known by his edition
of the poems of Thibault de Champagne, King of Na-
varre, (1742,) which was accompanied by an "Essay or
the Revolutions of the French Language from Charle-
magne to Saint Louis." Died in 1762.

L^vesque de Pouilly, li'vik' deh poo'ye', (Louis
JEAN,) a French littlrattur, born at Rheims in 1691. He
was admitted into the Academy of Inscriptions in 1722.
He corresponded with Fontenelle, Voltaire, and Lord
Bolingbroke. His principal work is the "Theory re-
specting the Agreeable Sentiments," ("Theorie des
Sentiments agre'ables," 1747,) revised and enlarged in
1749. Died in 1750.

His son, JEAN SIMON, (1734-1820,) wrote a "Life
of Chancellor L'Hopital," (1764,) and a work called
"Theory of the Imagination," (1803.)

Le'vi, [Heb. '17 ; Gr. A,] a Hebrew patriarch, a
son of Jacob and Leah, was born in Mesopotamia about
1750 B.C. He died in Egypt, aged one hundred and
thirty-seven, leaving three sons, one of whom was the
grandfather of Moses.

See Genesis xxix., xxxiv., xlix., and Exodus vi. 16.

Levi, (DAVID,) a learned Jew, born in London in 1740.
He published, besides other works, " Lingua Sacra, or a
Grammar and Dictionary of the Hebrew, Chaldee, and
Talmudic Dialects," (3 vols., 1789.) Died in 1799.

Levi, la'vee, (LEONE,) a writer on commerce and
commercial law, born of Jewish parents at Ancona, July
6, 1821. He became in 1852 professor of commercial
law in King's College, London. Among his works is an
important treatise on "The Commercial Law of the
World," (4 vols., 1850-52,) also a " History of British
Commerce," (1872,) etc. Died May 8, 1888.

Levieil, leh-ve-II', (PIERRE,) a French painter on
glass, was born in Paris in 1708. He restored the
painted windows of Notre-Dame, and wrote a com-
plete technical " Treatise on Painting on Glass." Died
in 1772.

Levieux, leh-ve-uh', (RENAUD,) a French painter ol
history, born at Nismes about 1630. By correctness of
design and brilliancy of colour he merited a place
among artists of the second order.

LSv'ing-ston, (TAMES,) Earl of Callendar, a Scottish
officer, fought for Charles I. in the civil war. Died in
1672.

Levis, de, deh li've' or li'vess', (FRANCOIS,) Due,
marshal of France, was born in Languedoc in 1720. He
succeeded Montcalm, who was killed at Quebec in 1759,
and took up his winter-quarters at Montreal. He de-
fended Canada several months ; but he was forced by
want of stores to capitulate to the English about 1760.
He was made a marshal in 1783. Died in 1787.

Levis, de, (PIERRE MARC GASTON,) Due, a son of
the preceding, was born about 1760. In 1789 he was de-
puted to the Constituent Assembly, in which he favoured
moderate reforms. He emigrated in 1792 to England,
and returned in 1800. He acquired literary distinction
by his "Maxims and Reflections" (1808) and "Souve-
nirs and Portraits," (1813,) and wrote several other
works. In 1816 he became a member of the French
Academy and of the privy council. Died in 1830.

See LE BAS, " Dictionnaire encyclope"dique de la France."

Levita. See ELIAS LEVITA.

Levitschnigg, la'vit-shnik', (HEINRICH,) a popular
Austrian poet, born at Vienna in 1810, was the author of
a number of lyric and romantic poems. Died in 1862.

Levizac, de, deh leh-ve'ztk', (JEAN PONS VICTOR
LECOUTZ,) ABB*, a French grammarian, born in Langue-
doc. Having been driven into exile by the Revolution,
he emigrated to London, where he taught French. He
published in 1797 a "Grammar of the French Lan-
guage," which was extensively used by persons to whom
the French is a foreign tongue. He wrote other educa-
tional works. Died in 1813.

Levret, leh-vR^', (ANDRE,) a French surgeon, born in
Paris in 1703, had a high reputation for skill in accouche-
ments. He was called to court to attend the dauphiness,
mother of Louis XVI. He wrote excellent works on
obstetrics, among which is "The Accoucheur's Art



demonstrated by Physical and Mechanical Principles,"
(" L'Art des Accouchements de'montre par des Principes
de Physique et Me"camque," 1753.) Died in 1780.

Levy, la'vee, (JuUus,) a German (Jewish) novelist,
poet, journalist, and ethnographer, born at Rodenberg,
July 6, 1831. His pseudonym is JULIUS RODENBERG.
His most successful works are feuilletons and light
romances.

Lewald, la'ftalt, (FANNY,) a popular authoress, and
a relative of the writer noticed below, was born at
Konigsberg in 1811. Her principal works are novels,
tales, and sketches of travel. She was married to Adolf
Stahr, the author, about 1854. Died in 1889.

Lewald, (JOHANN KARL AUGUST,) a German littfra-
trtir, born at Konigsberg in 1792. He produced a number
of dramatic works, novels, and tales, and in 1835 founded
a journal entitled " Europe, or Chronicle of the Educated
World." Died at Munich, March 10, 1871.

See " Aquarelle aus dem Leben," 4 vols., 1837.

Lewenhaupt. See LOWENHAUPT.

Lewes, lu'iss, (GEORGE HENRY,) a popular English
author, distinguished for his learning and versatility, was
born in London in 1817. He studied medicine, but soon
exchanged that profession for literature, in which his
labours have been very abundant and diversified. He
contributed many literary, historical, scientific, and phi-
losophical essays to the " Edinburgh," " Westminster,"
and other quarterly reviews. He also wrote articles for
Blackwood's and Eraser's Magazines and the " Penny
Cyclopaedia." Among his principal separate works we
may mention " Biographical History of Philosophy,"
(1845,) " Rose, Blanche, and Violet," a novel, (1848,)
"Comte's Philosophy of the Sciences," (1853,) "The
Life and Works of Goethe," (1855,) which is one of
his most popular productions, and "Sea-Side Studies,"
(1858.) He is the author of a successful tragedy, "The
Noble Heart," (1850,) and of other dramas. In 1865
he became for a short time the chief editor of the
" Fortnightly Review." Died November 30, 1878.

See " British Quarterly Review" for July and October, 1864.

Lewis or Ludwig, lood'wio, (KARL AUGUST,) 1, King
of Bavaria, born in August, 1786, was the son of King
Maximilian Joseph. He married in 1810 the princess
ThereseofSaxe-Hildburghausen. Before his accession he
built the Glyptothek, a splendid museum for the master-
pieces of sculpture. He became king in 1825, and made
economical reforms in the government. His reign is
remarkable for the great impulse given by his liberality
and taste to the fine arts, especially architecture. He
assembled in his capital many scholars and artists, and
adorned Munich with numerous fine edifices, among
which are the Odeon, the Pinakothek, the royal palace,
university, and several churches. He built the famous
Walhalla at Ratisbon, (Regensburg,) and made a canal
which bears his name. In 1829 he published a collection
of poems. The latter part of his reign did not correspond
with the beginning. He excited disaffection by restoring
convents and restricting the political and religious liber-
ties of his subjects. The influence of Lola Montez over
the king was another cause of offence. Stimulated by
the revolution in France, (1848,) the Bavarians revolted,
demanding reforms, in consequence of which he abdi-
cated in March, 1848, in favour of his son, Maximilian
II. Otho, ex-King of Greece, was his second son. Died
at Nice in February, 1868.

See " Nouvelle Biographic Ge'ne'rale."

Lewis II., (OTHO FRIEDRICH WILHELM,) King of
Bavaria, was born at Nymphenburg, August 25, 1845.
In 1864 he succeeded his father, Maximilian II. His
mother was of the royal house of Prussia. The king in
1866 took part with Austria in the war against Prussia,
but after the defeat of his armies he took the Prussian
side. He was ostensibly the first to propose the new
German empire with William of Prussia at its head. In
that em piie Bavaria was merged, but retained a nearly
autonomous position. The king, becoming insane, com-
mitted suicide June 14, 1886.

Lewis, (Kings of France.) See Louis.

Lew'is or Louis, loo'is, [Ger. LUDWIG, lood'wiG;



.- casj; g/iard; gas/; G, H, K., guttural; N, nasal; R, trilled; sasz; th as in this. ((Jj^'See Explanations, p. 23.)



LEWIS



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LEWIS



Lat. LDDOVI'CUS,] L, King of Germany, styled LE GER-
MANIQUE, (or GERMAN'ICUS,) the third son of Louis le
Debonnaire, was born in 806, and became King of Ba-
varia in 817 A.D., when his father divided his dominions
among his three sons. Having revolted against his
father, he seized Saxony, and assumed the title of King
of Germany. In alliance with Charles the Bald, he
defeated his brother, Lothaire I., at Fontenoy in 841.
He died in 876 A.D., leaving three sons, Carloman,
Lewis, and Charles.

See H. LUDKN, "Geschichte des Deutschen Volkes," 11 vols.,
1825-37 ; " Nouvelle Biograpliie G^neVale."

Lewis (Ludwig) IL or HL of Germany was the
second son of the preceding, whom he succeeded in 876.
The same year he defeated his uncle, Charles the Bald,
who had invaded his kingdom. He died at Frankfort
in 882, while waging war with the Normans.

Lewis (Ludwig) IH. or IV., called THE INFANT,
(DAS KIND,) born in 893 A.D., was the son of the
emperor Arnulph, and became King of Germany in
900. He died in 912, and was the last prince of the
race of Charlemagne in Germany.

Lewis IV. or V., Emperor of Germany, born in 1286,
was the son of Lewis, Duke of Bavaria, and Matilda,
who was a daughter of the emperor Rudolph of Haps-



' with Bonaparte. Having obtained the rank of lieuten-
ant-general, he engaged a superior force under Lannei
at Saalfeld, October 10, 1806, when he was defeated and
killed, preferring to die rather than to surrender.

Lew'is, (ANDREW,) born in Ireland about 1730, emi-
grated to Virginia, and served with distinction in the
war of the Revolution, being made brigadier-general
about 1775. His statue occupies a place near Washing-
ton's Monument at Richmond. Died in 1780. His three
brothers, THOMAS, WILLIAM, and CHARLES, were also
noted as patriots and soldiers.

Lewis, (ANGELO, ) an English author, born at
London in 1839 Under the pen-name of Professor
Hoffn ann he wrote " Modern Magic" and other books
on card games and conjuring tricks.

Lewis (CHARLES B.,) an American humourist,

| born in Ohio in 1842. Under the pen-name of M. Quad
he produced several humourous works, and was a pro-
lific newspaper writer.

Lewis, (Uio,) an American physician, born at Auburn,

j New York, March 3, 1823. He was educated in the

' medical schools of Hoston and Buffalo, published many
books mi health and kindred subjects, and wrote largely
on educational topics, especially on gymnastics as an
element of education. Died May 21, 1886.



and
war

Ghibelines fought for Lewis and the Guelphs for Frede-
rick, who was taken prisoner in 1322. Lewis released
him after he had signed an act of renunciation of the
empire, and was crowned at Rome in 1328. About
this time he was excommunicated by Pope John XXII.,
against whom he retorted the charge of heresy. In 1346
Clement VI. issued a bull against Lewis, and attempted
to transfer the crown to Charles IV. ; but Lewis defended
himself until his death, in 1347.

See CONRAD MANNBBT, "Kaiser Ludwig IV.," 1812: N. BUR-
GUNDUS, " Historia Havarica, sive Ludovicus IV.," etc., 1636; J.
SCHLKTT, " Biographic von Kaiser Ludwig dem Bayer," 1822 ; KOT-
ZEBUB, "Geschichte Kaiser Ludwigs IV., ' 1812.

Lewis I., surnamed THE GREAT, King of Hungary
and Poland, born in 1326, was the son of Charobert,
whom he succeeded on the throne of Hungary in 1342.
He waged successful wars against the Venetians and
against Joan, Queen of Naples. After the death of his
uncle Casimir, in 1370, he was elected King of Poland.
He died in 1382, leaving three daughters, one of whom
was married to Sigismund, Emperor of Germany. He
is said to have been a just and wise ruler.

Lewis n. of Hungary and Bohemia was born in
1506, and succeeded his father, Ladislaus VI., in 1516.
Owing to his youth and the factious conduct of the
nobles, his power was only nominal. In 1521 he mar-
ried Mary, a sister of the emperor Charles V. Hii
kingdom was invaded by the Turks, and his army com-
pletely defeated at Mohacs, where Lewis was killed ip
1526. He left no issue, and Ferdinand I. of Austria
became master of Hungary.

Lewis, (Kings of Italy and Spain.) See Louis.

Lewis [Sp. Luis, loo-ess'] L of Spain, the eldest son
of Philip V., was born in 1707. Philip V., having fallen
into a melancholy mood, retired to the solitude of Saint
Ildefonso, and resigned the crown to Lewis, who was
proclaimed in January, 1724. A few months after his
accession he died of smallpox, and Philip V. resumed
the cares of royalty.

Lewis [Ger. LUDWIG, lood'wic] L, Grand Duke of
Hesse-Darmstadt, born in 1753, succeeded his father in
1790. He joined the alliance against Napoleon in 1813.
Died in 1830.

See STBINER, " Ludwig I. von Hessen-Darmstadt," 1842.

Lewis (Ludwig) H, a son of the preceding, was born
in 1777, and became grand duke in 1830. Died in 1848.

Lewis, (Ludwig,) Prince of Prussia, often called
Ludwig Ferdinand, was a nephew of Frederick the
Great, and was born in 1772. He was a son of Prince
August Ferdinand. He served in the campaign against
the French in 1792. In 1806 he was the head of the
war-party which urged the king into a disastrous contest



on first
Shaw.

Lewis, (ELLIS,) LL.D., an able American jurist, boru
in York county, Pennsylvania, in 1798. He rose through
various offices to be chief justice of the supreme court
of Pennsylvania in 1854. Died in 1871.

Lewia, (ENOCH,) a distinguished American mathema-
tician, born in Chester county, Pennsylvania, in 1776.
He became teacher of mathematics in the Friends' Acad-
emy, Philadelphia, in 1799, and subsequently at the West-
town Boarding-School, established by the Society of
Friends. He was the author of treatises on algebra,
trigonometry, etc., a " Life of William Penn," and other
valuable works. In 1847 he became editor of the
"Friends' Review," Philadelphia. Died in 1856.

Lewis, (EsiELLE ANNA ROBINSON,) an American
poetess, born in Maryland about 1825. published " Rec-
ords of the Heart," (1844,) "Myths of the Minstrels,"
(1852,) "The King's Stratagem," (1873,) "Sappho, a
Tragedy," (1875,) and made numerous contributions to
American and European journals. Died Nov. 24, 1880.
Lewis, (FRANCIS,) one of the signers of the Declara-
tion of American Independence, born in Wales in 1713,
emigrated to New York in 1735. lie was elected to the
Continental Congress in 1775. Died in 1803.

Lew'is, (Sir GEORGE CORNEWALL,) Bart., an eminent
English statesman and author, born in London in Octo-
ber, 1806, was the eldest son of Sir Thomas Frankland
Lewis. He graduated with high honours in the classics
at Oxford, and was called to the bar in 1831, but never
practised law. In 1844 he married a sister of the Earl
of Clarendon. In 1847 he was elected by the Liberal
party member of Parliament for Herefordshire, and was
appointed secretary to the board of control. He became
under-secretary for the home department in 1848, and
secretary of t le treasury in 1850. He resigned this office
when Lord John Russell ceased to be premier, in March,
1852. In this year he published a "Treatise on the
Method of Observing and Reasoning in Politics." He
became editor of the "Edinburgh Review" in 1854, but
retired from that post in the early part of the next year.
From February, 1855, until February, 1858, he was
chancellor of the exchequer in Palmerston's cabinet.
On the formation of a new Liberal ministry under Pal-
merston, in June, 1859, Sir George was appointed home
secretary. He succeeded Lord Herbert as secretary of
war in July, 1861. He wrote several able political and
philosophical works, among which is an " Inquiry into
the Credibility of Early Roman History," and. with
the Right Hon. H. Tufnel, made a translation of K. O,
M tiller's "Die Dorier," ("The Dorians," 2 vols., 1830.)
Died in 1863.



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LEYSER



Lewis, (JOHN,) an English theologian and antiquary,
born at Bristol in 1675. He became curate of Margate
nd rector of Saltwood and Eastbridge. Besides many
works on theology, he published a "History of John
Wickliff," (1720,) and a "Life of Caxton," (1737.) Died
in 1746.

Lewis, (JOHN FREDERICK,) an excellent English
painter, born in London in 1805, received instruction
from his father, F. C. Lewis, a landscape-painter. After
a visit to Spain, he produced about 1835 several admired
pictures in water-colours of Spanish scenes, among which
was a " Bull-Fight in Seville." Between 1840 and 1850
he worked and travelled in Egypt, Asia Minor, and other
parts of the Levant. After his return he increased his



Painters in Water-Colours in 1855, and became an asso-
ciate of the Royal Academy in 1859. Died in 1876.

Lewis, (Lady MARIA THERESA,) an English author,
born in 1803, was a sister of the Earl of Clarendon. She
was married to Thomas Henry Lister in 1830, and to
Sir George Cornewall Lewis in 1844. She edited Miss
Eden's stories " The Semi-Detached House" and " The
Semi-Attached Couple," and was credited with their
authorship. Died in 1865.

Lewis, (MATTHEW GREGORY,) a successful English
novelist and dramatist, often called Monk Lewis, was
born in London in 1775. He inherited from his father
an ample fortune, which consisted partly in an estate
and slaves in Jamaica. About the age of twenty he
produced " The Monk," a novel which, by an artful com-
bination of mysterious horrors and voluptuous images,
obtained a large circulation, but was stigmatized as per-
nicious by the stricter moralists. He composed several
successful dramas, among which were "The Castle
Spectre," " Adelgitha," a tragedy, and " Timour the
Tartar," (1812.) He also wrote other romances and a
few poetical pieces. He died at sea, on a voyage from
Jamaica to England, in 1818.

See " Life and Correspondence of M. G. Lewis," London, 1839;
" Edinburgh Review" for January, 1803, (by SYDNEY SMITH.)

Lewis, ( MERIWETHER, ) an enterprising American
traveller, born in Virginia in 1774. He became private
secretary to President Jefferson about 1801, and was
soon after employed by the United States government,
conjointly with Captain Clarke, to explore the northwest
part of the American continent They gave the names
of Jefferson, Gallatin, and Madison to the three streams
which form the Missouri. They also explored the Co-
lumbia River to its mouth. After his return, in 1806,
Captain Lewis was made Governor of Missouri Territory.
He committed suicide in 1809, in a fit of temporary in-
sanity. One of the principal affluents of the Columbia
River was named in his honour. A " Memoir" of Cap-
tain Lewis was written by Jefferson.

See "Quarterly Review" for January, 1815 : " Edinburgh Review"
i r February, 1815; "Monthly Review" for July, August, and Sep-
tember. 1815.

Lewis, (MORGAN,) an American general and Gov-
ernor, born in the city of New York in 1754, was a son
of Francis, noticed above. He served with distinction
in the Revolutionary war, at the end of which he had
the rank of colonel. In 1801 he became chief justice
of the supreme court of New York. He was Governor
of that State from 1805 to 1807, and commanded the
forces in New York in 1814, with the rank of major-
general. Died in 1844.

See " National Portrait-Gallery of Distinguished Americans,"
vol. iii.

Lewis, (SAMUEL,) an American philanthropist, born
at Falmouth, Massachusetts, in 1799, settled in Ohio,
where he distinguished himself by his zeal in promoting
education and other reforms. Died in 1854.

Lewis, (TAYLER,) LL.D., a distinguished American
scholar and author, born in Saratoga county. New York,
in 1802, became professor of Greek in Union College
in 1849. He wrote critical and theological works evincing
much learning and ability. Died May n, 1877.

See ALLIBONE, "Dictionary of Authors."



Lewis, (WILLIAM,) an English chemist and physician,
who practised at Kingston, Surrey. He was a Fellow
of the Royal Society, and was employed to read lectures
on chemistry to the Prince of Wales at Kew. He pub-
lished " An Experimental History of the Materia Medica,"
(1760,) and other works. Died in 1781.

Lewis, (WILLIAM DRAPER,) an American edu-
cator, born at Philadelphia in 1867. He graduated at
the University of Pennsylvania in 1891, became in-
structor in the Wharton School of that institution and
lecturer on economics at Haverford College, and was
appointed dean of the law school of the University of
Pennsylvania in 1896. He edited a number of legal
works, and wrote considerably on legal and other
subjects.

Ley or Leigh, lee, (Sir JAMES,) an English lawyer,
born in Wiltshire in 1552. He was appointed chief
justice of the court of king's bench in 1621, and lord
high treasurer in 1625. He was afterwards created Earl
of Marlborough. Died in 1628. His "Reports of
Cases in the Courts of Westminster" were published.

Leyba, de, di la^e-Ba, ( FRANCISCO, ) a Spanish
dramatic poet of the "seventeenth century. His works
are highly commended.

Leybourn, la'burn, ? (WILLIAM,) an English mathe-
matician, who was in his youth a printer in London.
He edited the works of Gunter, and published, besides
other works, " The Complete Surveyor," " Mathematical
Course," ("Cursus Mathematicus, 1690,) and "The
Trader's Guide," (1693.) He died about 1690.

Leydecker, U'dSk'er, (MELCHIOR,) a learned Dutch


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