Ancient fragments of the Phoenician, Chaldean, Egyptian, Tyrian, Carthaginian, Indian, Persian, and other writers : with an introductory dissertation and an inquiry into the philosophy and trinity of the ancients by

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Statementby Isaac Preston Cory.
ContributionsCory, Isaac Preston, 1802-1842.
LC ClassificationsD52 C832
The Physical Object
Paginationlix, 361 [i.e. 385], [1] p.
Number of Pages385
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Open LibraryOL14260859M

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This book contains the fragments of writings and literature from the Ancient Near East, including Assyria, Babylon, Persia and Carthage. The writings are those of Sanchoniatho, Berossus, Abydenus, Megasthenes and Manetho as well as The Hermetic Creed, The Old Chronicle, The Laterculus of Eratosthenes, The Tyrian Annals, The Oracles of Zoroaster.

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