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The Resource The history of Genesis : being an account of the holy lives and actions of the patriarchs : explained with pious and edifying explications, and illustrated with figures curiously entraved on forty copper-plates : fitted for the use of schools, and recommended to teachers of children, as a book very proper for the learning them to read English, and instructing them in the right understanding these divine histories, by R. Herne, Gent

The history of Genesis : being an account of the holy lives and actions of the patriarchs : explained with pious and edifying explications, and illustrated with figures curiously entraved on forty copper-plates : fitted for the use of schools, and recommended to teachers of children, as a book very proper for the learning them to read English, and instructing them in the right understanding these divine histories, by R. Herne, Gent

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The history of Genesis : being an account of the holy lives and actions of the patriarchs : explained with pious and edifying explications, and illustrated with figures curiously entraved on forty copper-plates : fitted for the use of schools, and recommended to teachers of children, as a book very proper for the learning them to read English, and instructing them in the right understanding these divine histories
Title
The history of Genesis
Title remainder
being an account of the holy lives and actions of the patriarchs : explained with pious and edifying explications, and illustrated with figures curiously entraved on forty copper-plates : fitted for the use of schools, and recommended to teachers of children, as a book very proper for the learning them to read English, and instructing them in the right understanding these divine histories
Statement of responsibility
by R. Herne, Gent
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The history of Genesis : being an account of the holy lives and actions of the patriarchs : explained with pious and edifying explications, and illustrated with figures curiously entraved on forty copper-plates : fitted for the use of schools, and recommended to teachers of children, as a book very proper for the learning them to read English, and instructing them in the right understanding these divine histories, by R. Herne, Gent
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
17 cm.
Edition
The second edition.
Extent
[2], 106+ p.
Note
  • Title page (15 1/2 cm.) cut and mounted; possibly from another copy?
  • Extra-illustrated? 2 illustrations pasted down to p.[2] of cover.
  • Imperfect copy: all after p.106 wanting.
  • Eighteenth (?) century brown boards; re-backed with white cloth.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)13693487
  • ucoclc13693487
Label
The history of Genesis : being an account of the holy lives and actions of the patriarchs : explained with pious and edifying explications, and illustrated with figures curiously entraved on forty copper-plates : fitted for the use of schools, and recommended to teachers of children, as a book very proper for the learning them to read English, and instructing them in the right understanding these divine histories, by R. Herne, Gent
Publication
Dimensions
17 cm.
Edition
The second edition.
Extent
[2], 106+ p.
Note
  • Title page (15 1/2 cm.) cut and mounted; possibly from another copy?
  • Extra-illustrated? 2 illustrations pasted down to p.[2] of cover.
  • Imperfect copy: all after p.106 wanting.
  • Eighteenth (?) century brown boards; re-backed with white cloth.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)13693487
  • ucoclc13693487

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