A Universal Biography: Including Scriptural, Classical and Mytological Memoirs, Together with Accounts of Many Eminent Living Characters : the Whole Newly Compiled and Composed from the Most Recent and Authentic Sources ; in Three Volumes, Volume 1
Isaac, Tuckey, and Company, 1836 - 986 pages
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