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Page 8 - HISTORY (the) of the Jews, from the taking of Jerusalem by Titus to the present time : comprising a narrative of their wanderings, persecutions, commercial enterprises, and literary exertions; with an account of the various efforts made for their conversion.
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Page 113 - Schoolbooks is intended for the use of Seminaries where the Preceptor follows the analytical mode of tuition, and makes it his business to instruct his Pupils in the meaning of what is read as well as in the art of reading ; and the five, of which the titles are here...