Biographical and Critical Essays: Reprinted from Reviews, with Additions and Corrections : Third Series

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Longmans, Green, 1874 - 411 pages
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Page 16 - EVIDENCE of the TRUTH of the CHRISTIAN RELIGION derived from the Literal Fulfilment of Prophecy. By ALEXANDER KEITH, DD 37th Edition, with numerous Plates, in square 8vo.
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