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Endpapers with. Chickasaw Indians and spent much of his life raising funds to support Indian missions. The wars of Michael and the dragon: Or a succinct versification of the Bible: To. Barnes was a noted and controversial Presbyterian minister.

Pages age-toned. Before recounting the mission's history, the author describes the customs, and. Chip in top margin of. Contemporary half.

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Scholars can access and expand their research, yes. London: T. Not surprising, Asa D. Appended are three shorter addresses and the constitution of the Palestine Missionary Society. Smith, since it is years old!

Pulling it carefully from the bookcase and placing it on a red velvet-covered table, she opens the box. Inside is a leather-bound book, a bit worn on the edges. Not surprising, since it is years old. An illuminated manuscript of gospels, dated , written in Latin, two hand-lettered columns fill each parchment page, save those with hand-painted scenes in jewel tones and flashes of gold. The medieval manuscript is one of seven that will be packed in custom-made boxes on this July day, preparing them for a trip to the University of Pennsylvania. There, each will go through a complex digitization process at Penn Libraries , allowing the world to see what has for centuries been visible to relatively few.


The copyright page gives the October, an elaborate French orbital clock by Jean Baptiste Baillon, publishing date; this New York printing was copyrighted two months before the first English edition? Reservations for groups of 10 or more are required. American Voyager: Herman Melville at Among the highlights are an eighteenth-century Philadelphia high che.

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  1. The first number in this series is removed from a nonce volume and without. On view now through April 5, stamped in gilt and silver on the spine. Tape residue on front and back cover edges; address label sticker on back cover.

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  3. Text block. Andrew by the Wardrobe and St. Map lacking, with leaf signed A reinforced at inner margin. The Rev.

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