John Godsoe's Legacy

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Lee and Shepard, 1892 - African Americans - 304 pages

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Page 81 - I shall say with good old Simeon : Lord, now lettest thou thy servant depart in peace, for mine eyes have seen the salvation of my country.
Page 143 - Whoso sheddeth man's blood, by man shall his blood be shed ; ' and that such was the reason for the law of England.
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