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Calmet's great dictionary of the Holy Bible: historical, critical, geographical, and etymological: Wherein are Explained, all the proper names in the Old and New Testament, of 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 Curiosities of the Jews. with an ample chronological table of the History of the Rible, Jewish Calendar, Tables of the Hebrew coins, weights and measures, Reduced to our own, &c. &c. Revised, corrected, and augmented, with an entirely new set of plates, Explanatory, Illustrative, and Ornamental, under the direction of C. Taylor.

  • Calmet, Augustin, 1672-1757.
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Dictionnaire historique, critique, chronologique, geographique et litteral de la Bible. English


London : printed for Charles Taylor, No. 105, Hatton-Garden, Holborn, 1797-1801.

Physical description

2v.,plates ; 4⁰.

References note

ESTC T27442


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