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AN ENGLISH-GREEK & GREEK-ENGLISH LEXICON, for the Use of Colleges and Schools ; to which is prefixed, a short Grammar of the Greek Language. By the Rev. J. A. GILES, LL.D. late Fellow of Christ Church College, Oxford ; Head Master of the City of London School. 8vo. 21s.
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A GREEK AND ENGLISH LEXICON TO THE NEW TESTAMENT; especially designed for Colleges and Schools, but also adapted to the Use of Students in Divinity and Theological Readers in General. By Rev. S. T. BLOOMFIELD, D.D. F.S.A. of Sidney College, Cambridge; Editor of “ The Greek Testament, with English Notes," &c. 1 vol. fcp. 8vo. 9s. cloth.
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