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THE WEST OF ENGLAN MAGAZINE. No. 31._______Monday, October 8, 1832 Half-penny. PETER the HERMIT. A>* ACCOUNT OF THE CRUSADE. FIRST A few years before the elevation of Alexis to the imperial throne of Constan¬ tinople, in 1081, the city of Jerusalem had fallen into the hands of the Turks, at a time when the zeal for pilgrimages to the holy sepulchre had in¬ creased beyond the example