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SACRED AND PROFANE
HISTORY OF THE WORLD
CREATION OF THE WORLD
DISSOLUTION OF THE ASSYRIAN EMPIRE,
At the Death of Sardanapalus ;
SAMUED SHUCKFORD, D.D.
Chaplain in Ordinary to his Majesty, George the Second.
IN FOUR VOLUMES-VOL. II.
BY JAMES CREIGHTON, B.A.
ILLUSTRATED WITA A NEW AND CORRECT SET OF MAPS AND PLANS,
By Heney and Haddon, 12, Tabernacle-Walk.
LORD VISCOUNT TOWNSHEND,
Baron of Lynn-Regis, Knight of the Most
Noble Order of the Garter, one of the Lords of his Majesty's most Honourable Privy Council, and Principal Secretary of State, &c. &c.
MY LORD, YOUR Lordship's condescension, in permitting me to beg your patronage of what I now offer to the world, will not be surprising to those who have the honour to know your Lordship; for they agree in testifying your inclination to countenance and protect any clergyman, who endeavours to apply himself to studies suitable to his profession.