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Psalms translated and explained by Joseph Addison Alexander

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Published by Baker and Scribner in New York .
Written in English


  • Bible. -- O.T. -- Psalms -- Commentaries

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Edition Notes

Based upon Hengstenberg"s Commentary on the Psalms.--cf. Pref

Statementby J. A. Alexander
ContributionsHengstenberg, Ernst Wilhelm, 1802-1869.
The Physical Object
Pagination3 v. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14501277M

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