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MADE HIS MARK.
AN EXAMPLE FOR YOUTH.
WILLIAM. M. THAYER
AUTHOR OF "THE BOBBIN BOY", "TALES FROM THE BIBLE", ETC.
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LIFE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON
BY WASHINGTON IRVING
IN FIVE VOLS.
GENEALOGY OF THE WASHINGTON FAMILY.
The Washington family is of an ancient English stock, the genealogy of
which has been traced up to the century immediately succeeding the
Conquest. At that time it was in possession of landed estates and manorial
privileges in the county of Durham, such as were enjoyed only by those, or
HALF HOURS IN BIBLE LANDS,
STORIES AND SKETCHES FROM THE SCRIPTURES AND THE EAST.
PATRIARCHS, KINGS, AND KINGDOMS.
BY REV. P. C. HEADLEY,
AUTHOR OF "THE WOMEN OF THE BIBLE,"
"HARVEST WORK OF THE HOLY SPIRIT,"
"THE EMPRESS JOSEPHINE,"
"MASSACHUSETTS IN THE REBELLION,"
ETC., ETC., ETC.
WITH NUMEROUS ILLUSTRATIONS.
PUBLISHED BY JOHN E. POTTER & CO.,
No. 617 SANSOM STREET.
Entered according to Act of Congress,
in the year 1867, by JOHN E. POTTER & CO.,
In the Clerk's Office of the
United States District Court in and for the East...