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    Lowth, Robert and Calvin Stowe: LECTURES ON THE SACRED POETRY OF THE HEBREWS BY ROBERT LOWTH, D. D. LORD BISHOP OF LONDON. TRANSLATED FROM THE ORIGINAL LATIN BY G. GREGORY. A NEW EDITION WITH NOTES BY CALVIN E. STOWE, A.M. Andover: 1829. Large 8vo. contemporary paper over boards, with cloth spine and paper spine title label [boards spotted, worn at extremities, spine label chipped]. xxiii, [9]-464 pp [as issued]. Scattered spotting, a bit shaken, Good+.


    Calvin Stowe's Preface includes a biography of Lowth, a summary of his achievements, and an explanation that Stowe has adapted the work "to the existing state of biblical learning, and make it as useful as possible to the American scholar." Stowe was married in 1836 to Harriet Beecher. This is the second American edition of Lowth's Lectures, but the first with Stowe's Notes.
    Rosenbach 311. Singerman 0473. XVIII DAB 115. AI 39335


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