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History of the cross

the pagan origin, and idolatrous adoption and worship, of the image.

by Henry Dana Ward

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Published by J. Nisbet & co., Claxton, Remsen, & Haffelfinger in London, Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cross and crosses,
  • Symbolism

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Henry Dana Ward.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBV160 .W3 1871
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 88 p.
    Number of Pages88
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6333114M
    LC Control Number36002828
    OCLC/WorldCa5806859

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