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Calmet's dictionary of the Holy Bible: Historical, critical, geographical, and etymological: wherein are explained all the proper names in the Old and New Testament, men, women, cities, countries, rivers, mountains, &c. Also most of the significant and remarkable appellatives: with accounts of the natural productions, animals, vegetables, minerals, stones, gems, &c. the antiquities, habits, buildings, and other curiosites of the Jews. With an ample chronological table of the history of the Bible, Jewish calendar, tables of the Hebrew coins, weights and measures, reduced to our own, &c. &c. Now revised, corrected, and augmented. With an entirely newest of plates, explanatory, illustrative, and ornamental; under the direction of C. Taylor.

  • Calmet, Augustin, 1672-1757.
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Also known as

Dictionnaire historique, critique, chronologique, geographique et litteral de la Bible. English


London : Printed for Charles Taylor, No. 105, Hatton-Garden, Holborn, 1798.

Physical description

3v.,plates ; 4⁰.


The second edition.

References note

ESTC N28388



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