Medallic Illustrations of the History of Great Britain and Ireland to the Death of George II.

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order of the Trustees of the British Museum, 1885 - Great Britain
 

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1885/2 vols.724pp, 866pp/A2

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Amazing illustrations of cookery tools and utensils of the day.

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Page 152 - O my soul, come not thou into their secret; unto their assembly, mine honour, be not thou united...
Page 609 - SING unto the Lord a new song, for He hath done marvellous things. With His own right hand and with His holy arm hath He gotten Himself the victory.
Page 152 - For of a truth against thy holy child Jesus, whom thou hast anointed, both Herod, and Pontius Pilate, with the Gentiles, and the people of Israel, were gathered together, for to do whatsoever thy hand and thy counsel determined before to be done.
Page 339 - Then spake Joshua to the LORD in the day when the LORD delivered up the Amorites before the children of Israel, and he said in the sight of Israel, Sun, stand thou still upon Gibeon; and thou Moon, in the valley of Ajalon.
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Page 228 - The members of the privy council having taken the oaths, she ordered a proclamation to be published, signifying her pleasure, that all persons in office of authority or government at the decease of the late king, should so continue till further directions.
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