Religious Emblems and Allegories 1860 By W. Holmes & J.W. Barber

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Emblems and Allegories entered according to the Act of Congress, in the year 1854 by John W. Barber, in the office of the clerk of the District Court of Connecticut
MANY illustrations Book is 5 inches x 7 inches
First part is 160 pages
From the title page--- "Religious Emblems: being a series of Emblematic Engravings, with written explanations, miscellaneous observations and Religious Reflections, Designed to illustrate Divine Truth, in accordance with the cardinal principles of Christianity I have used similitudes. Hosea, 12 chap. 10 v. By William Homes, Minister of the Gospel; and John W. Barber, Author of "The elements of General History" Etc. Improved Edition. Providence: Published by O.W. Potter 1860"
Second part is 159 pages
From the title page--- "Religious Allegories: being a series of Emblematic Engravings, with written explanations, miscellaneous observations, and Religious reflections, designed to illustrate Divine Truth, in accordance with the cardinal principles of Christianity. I have used similitudes. Hosea, 12 chap. 10 v. Improved Edition"
Cover and spine edges are worn--a part of the spine cover is saved inside the front cover Ten pages in the middle of the book are loose--the rest is still well bound