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CONTENTS OF VOL. I.

BOOK I. Dedicated to Thomas, EARL OF Exeter. The Creation

3 Cain and Abel Man

8 The Deluge. Paradise.......

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BOOK III. Dedicated to THE LORD Denny. Jacob and Esau

Judah and Tamar...... Jacob and Laban..........................

41 Joseph ...... Dinah.........

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BOOK IV. Dedicated to James, LORD Hax.
The Affliction of Israel........ ..... 58

Moses's Calling ...
The Birth and Breeding of Moses... 62 The Plagues of Egypt.

Dedication to PRINCE CHARLES.........

67 71

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BOOK V. Dedicated to HENRY, EARL OF HUNTINGDON. The Waters of Marah.........

81 The Foil of Amalek; or the Hand The Quails and Manna

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of Moses lift up....

..... The Rock of Rephidin....... 90 The Law......

The Golden-Calf.....

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98 102

BOOK VI. Dedicated to THOMAS, LORD VISCOUNT FENTON. The Veil of Moses.......

110 The Searchers of Canaan...... Nadab and Abihu

115

Corah's Conspiracy ... Aaron. and Miriam.....

119

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123 1997

BOOK VII. Dedicated to EDWARD, LORD Denny. Aaron's Censer and Rod.............. 132 Phineas

147 The Brazen Serpent...... 136 The Death of Moscs......

150 Balaam

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BOOK VIII. Dedicated to Master ROBERT HAY.
Rahab.......

155
Achan.......

166 Jordan divided...... 158 The Gibeonites

171 The Seige of Jericho....................

162 BOOK IX. Dedicated to SIR THOMAS EGERTON, KNIGHT. The Rescue of Gibeon......... 176 Gideon's Calling......

190 The Altar of the Reubenites ......... 180 Gideon's Preparation and Victory.. 195 Ehud and Eglon.......

183

The Revenge of Succoth and Penuel. 199 Jael and Sisera .......

187 Abimelech's Usurpation............... 203

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223 228 233

BOOK X. Dedicated to Sir Henry DANVERS, KNIGHT. Jephtha ...

208 Samson's Victory... Samson Conceived...

213 Samson's End.. Samson's Marriage

218 Micah's Idolatry...
BOOK XI. Dedicated to ȘIR Fulke GREVILLE, KNIGHT.
The Levite's Concubine.......... 238 Hannah and Peninnah......
The Desolation of Benjamin........ 243 Eli and Hannah.....
Naomi and Ruth......

247 Eli and his Sons..... Boaz and Ruth..........

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256 259 262

BOOK XII. Dedicated to THE LORD HAY. The Ark and Dagon....... 270 The Inauguration of Saul............ 288 The Ark's Revenge and Return..... 274 Samuel's Contestation............... 291 The Removal of the Ark .............. 279 Saul's Sacrifice.

294 The Meeting of Saul and Samuel... 282 Jonathan's Victory and Saul's Oath 297

BOOK XIII. Dedicated to Sir THOMAS EDMONDS, KNIGHT.' Saul and Agag...........

302 David and Goliah............ 312 The Rejection of Saul, and Choice Jonathan's Love, and Saul's Envy.. 319 of David........... 306 Michal's Wile..........

323 David called to the Court............ 310 David and Abimelech......... 326

BOOK XIV. Dedicated to PHILIP, EARL OF MONTGOMERY. Saul in David's Cave ....

331 Ziklag Spoiled and Revenged....... 348 Nabal and Abigail.. 334 The Death of Saul......

352 David and Achish...... 339 Abner and Joab.........

356 Saul and the Witch of Endor.......... 344

BOOK XV. Dedicated to WILLIAM, LORD BURLEIGH. Uzzah and the Ark Removed........ 361 Nathan and David.........

380 Mephibosheth and Ziba ............ 366. Amnon and Tamar........

384 Hanun and David's Embassadors.. 371 Absalom's Return and Conspiracy 388 David with Bathsheba and Uriah... 375

BOOK XVI. Dedicated to FRANCIS, LORD RUSSELL. Shimei Cursing

393 Sheba's Rebellion....... Ahitophel..........

397

The Gibeonites Revenged...... The Death of Absalom.....

401 The Numbering of the People

406 410 414

BOOK XVII. Dedicated to SIR HENRY MILDMAY, KNIGHT. Adonijah defeated...................... 419 Solomon's Choice, with his JudgDavid's End, and Solomon's Be- ment upon the Two Harlots...... 431 ginning............. 423 The Temple.......

435 The Execution of Joab and Shimei 428 Solomon, and the Queen of Sheba.. 439

Solomon's Defection

443

BOOK XVIII. Dedicated to James, Lord Haye, Rehoboain.......

449 Elijah with the Sareptan..... 476 Jeroboam.....

455 Elijah with the Baalites.... 481 The Seduced Prophet.

460 Elijah running before Ahab,-fying Jeroboam's Wife...... 465 from Jezebel.......

488 Asa..........

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Delation-An accusation.

Peragration—The act of passing over or Delator-An accuser.

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Poise-Weight.
Egestion—The act of discharging food. Prepensed - Preconceived.
Embase-To degrade.

Propriety-Exclusive right.
Enfeoff—To invest, to put into possession. Puisne-Younger, inferior.
Exigent-Extremity, necessity.

Puissance-Strength, valour. Expilation - Plundering,

Pursuivants-Pursuers. Exsiccation-Drought, drying up.

Quail-To daunt.
Fardel-Bundle, heap, baggage.

Quiritation-Complaining.
Feoff—To invest with possession or right.
Fond-Foolish.

Ramping-Rushing.
Frump-A jeer, taunt.

Reclamation-Reformation.

Recollect-To collect. Good-cheap-At a small expence.

Regiment-Government. Greaten-To aggravate.

Resolve-To dissolve, to melt.

Ruff-Success, prosperity.
Handsel-Earnest, first-fruits, first use.
Humanity-Human nature.

Sere or Seare-Dry, withered.
Husband-An economist.

Spond Stover-To consume provisions.

Stale-A handle, step, means. Imp-A shoot; to graft.

Subduce-To withdraw.
Inchoate-Begun, to begin.

Surcease-To leave off.
Ioclamation Declaration, exclamation. Surrogation-Deputation.
Indent-To covenant.
Indiction--Assembling, appointment. Tang-A strong taste.
Insensate-Senseless, enraged, mad.
Insist in-To confine to.

Vail-To yield, to give place.
Intention-Earnestness.
Intend-To render intense, to stretch, to Well-To spring.

What ?-Why?
Justicer- An administrator of justice. While-To amuse, to beguile.

Wis, Ywis, I wis-Truly, verily.
Leaguer-A messenger, ambassador.

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