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Author: Simonides, Constantine
Description: Fac-similes of certain portions of the Gospel of St. Matthew, and of the Epistles of Ss. James & Jude, written on Papyrus in the First Century, and Preserved in the Egyptian Museum of Joseph Mayer, Esq. Liverpool. With a portrait of St. Matthew from a fresco painting at Mount Athos.
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