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The Book of Genesis: A Translation From the Hebrew in Which the Constituent ...
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Abimelech Abram Aholibamah alluph Anah Basemath beast begat sons behold blessed brother brought called his name camels cattle chap covenant Crown 8vo deluge dream dwell dwelt earth Edition Edom Elohim hath Elohist Esav Esav's famine firstborn flesh flocks fowl garden of Eden gave hand handmaid Haran heaven hundred Jehovist king Laban Lamech land of Goshen land of Kena'an land of Micraim latest editor Leah lived lord Mahalalel Midyan Na'hor Noa'h Para'oh pass phylarchs pray thee Qain R. A. Proctor Ra'hel Ribqah Sarah Saray saying Sedom Sephar serpent seven shalt thou Shechem Sheol soul spake unto Tera'h thine thing thou hast thou shalt thy father thy seed thy servant took tree unto Abraham unto Para'oh unto thee unto Ya'aqob unto Yoseph verse vols waters Woodcuts Yahveh Elohim Yahveh hath Yahveh said unto Yehudah Yice'haq Yishma'el Yisrael Yoseph said unto Zilpah
Page 222 - I am the Lord God of Abraham thy father, and the God of Isaac; the land whereon thou liest, to thee will I give it, and to thy seed; and thy seed shall be as the dust of the earth, and thou shalt spread abroad to the west, and to the east, and to the north, and to the south; and in thee and in thy seed shall all the families of the earth be blessed.
Page 204 - By myself have I sworn, saith the Lord, for because thou hast done this thing, and hast not withheld thy son, thine only son, that in blessing I will bless thee, and in multiplying I will multiply thy seed as the stars of the heaven, and as the sand which is upon the sea shore ; and thy seed shall possess the gate of his enemies; and in thy seed shall all the nations of the earth be blessed ; because thou hast obeyed my voice.
Page 14 - The Treasury of Bible Knowledge; being a Dictionary of the Books, Persons, Places, Events, and other Matters of which mention is made in Holy Scripture; intended to establish its Authority ; and illustrate its Contents. By Rev. J. AYRE, MA With Maps, 15 Plates, and numerous Woodcuts.
Page 30 - And it shall come to pass, when I bring a cloud over the earth, that the bow shall be seen in the cloud...
Page 272 - The blessings of thy father have prevailed above the blessings of my progenitors unto the utmost bound of the everlasting hills; they shall be on the head of Joseph, and on the crown of the head of him that was separate from his brethren.
Page 12 - And unto Adam he said, Because thou hast hearkened unto the voice of thy wife, and hast eaten of the tree, of which I commanded thee, saying, Thou shalt not eat of it: cursed is the ground for thy sake; in sorrow shalt thou eat of it all the days of thy life; thorns also and thistles shall it bring forth to thee; and thou shalt eat the herb of the field.
Page 52 - AND the Lord appeared unto him in the plains of Mamre: and he sat in the tent door in the heat of the day ; and he lift up his eyes and looked, and, lo, three men stood by him: and when he saw them, he ran to meet them from the tent door, and bowed himself toward the ground, and said, My Lord, if now I have found favour in thy sight, pass not away, I pray thee, from thy servant...
Page 145 - And we said unto my lord, We have a father, an old man, and a child of his old age, a little one ; and his brother is dead, and he alone is left of his mother, and his father loveth him.