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Bible and English prose style selections and comments. by Albert Stanburrough Cook

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Published by Folcroft Library Editions in [Folcroft, Pa.] .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Bible as literature.,
  • Prose literature -- Technique.,
  • English language -- Style.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesBible. English. Authorized. Selections. 1971.
StatementEdited with an introd. by Albert S. Cook.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS535 .C6 1971
The Physical Object
Paginationlxx, 61 p.
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5338525M
LC Control Number72192049

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