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Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket
No date. [vi], 336 pages + frontispiece +  pages advertisements. Purple-brown cloth covers with illustrated in gilt, blue and black. Illustrated. Front free endpaper and half-title page missing. Frontis has been pasted down onto front pastedown. Gutter broken at title page with spine webbing exposed. Inscription on verso of contents leaf: "Nellie Macintosh From Sir John & Lady Hall Xmas 1895". "The Biography of Holy Persons has always been considered one of the best means of teaching Christian duty. " - from the Preface. Contents: Introduction; Eve; Sarah; Miriam; Naomi; Orpah and Ruth; Ruth; The Widow of Sarepta; Mary and Elizabeth; The Virgin Mary; Anna the Prophetess; Mary Magdalene and the other Ministering Women; The Woman of Canaan; Martha and Mary; Mary and Rhoda; Dorcas; Lydia; The Women Mentioned in St. Paul's Epistles.