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NEW SYSTEM;

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WHEREIN AN ATTEMPT IS MADE TO DIVEST TRADITION OF FABLE ;

AND TO REDUCE THE TRUTH TO ITS ORIGINAL PURITY.

BY JACOB BRYANT, ESQ.

THE THIRD EDITION.

IN SIX VOLUMES.

WITH A PORTRAIT AND

SOME ACCOUNT OF THE AUTHOR;

A VINDICATION OF THE APAMEAN MEDAL;
Observations and Inquiries relating to various

Parts of Antient History;
A COMPLETE INDEX,

AND FORTY-ONE PLATES, NEATLY ENGRAVED.

VOL. III.

LONDON:

PRINTED FOR J. WALKER ; w. J. AND J. RICHARDSON;

R. FAULDER AND SON; R. LEA ; J. NUNN ; CUTHELL AND
MARTIN; H. D. SYMONDS ; VERNOR, HOOD, AND SHARPE;
E. JEFFERY ; LACKINGTON, ALLEN AND CO.; J. BOOKER;
BLACK, PARRY, AND KINGSBURY; J. ASPERNE ;
J. MURRAY; AND J. HARRIS.

733-27-1923

A

NEW SYSTEM;

OR, AN

ANALYSIS

OF

ANTIENT MYTHOLOGY.

OF THE

DE LUGE,

And the Memorials thereof in the Gentile World.

The history of the Deluge, as it is transmitted to us by Moses, may appear short and concise; yet abounds with inatter : and affords us a thorough insight into the most material circumstances, with which that calamity was attended. There seems to have been a great convulsion in nature, insomuch that all flesh died, eight persons only being saved : and the means of their deliver

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