Systematic catalogue of books in the collection of the Mercantile library association of the city of New York: with a general index, and one of dramatic pieces; together with an appendix; containing the constitution, and the rules and regulations of the association
Printed by Harper & brothers, 1837 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 385 pages
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Page 154 - 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.
Page 146 - Dare ye for this adjure the civil sword To force our consciences that Christ set free, And ride us with a classic hierarchy, Taught ye by mere AS and Rotherford?
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