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Oxford: Printed at the Theatre for J. Fletcher, S. Parker, D. French. Booksellers in Oxford and Messrs. Rivington and Fletcher in Pater-noster Row, Lond., 1758. FIRST EDITION. Engraved vignette on title page; professional restoration at inner margin of title; new end papers; A FINE VOLUME in modern half calf with a stunning marble board leather title, gilt on black. Quarto. Wise was Keeper of Archives at the Bodleian. A most interesting study of Chaldean and Greek myth, and the symbolism hidden within. 146 pages. (Item ID: F3-13262)

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