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A legal view of the testimony of the four evangelists: manuscript

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Collection MS-1994-031: A legal view of the testimony of the four evangelists: manuscript


  • Creation: 1846

Scope and Contents

Manuscript of work published in 1846 as An Examination of the Testimony of the Four Evangelists : With an Account of the Trial of Jesus by C.C. Little and James Brown of Boston, Massachusetts.


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Open for research. Fragile; take care in handling.

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These materials are made available for use in research, teaching and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright Law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source. The original authors may retain copyright to the materials.

Biographical / Historical

American legal writer and member of the bar association of the state of Maine. Greenleaf was born in Newburyport, Massachusetts. Upon the admission of Maine to the Union, he was elected to the legislature and later was appointed as a reporter of the Maine Supreme Court. In 1833, Greenleaf became a faculty member of the Harvard Law School. He also served for many years as the President of the Massachusetts Bible Society. He died in 1853 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.


1 Volumes : unpaged ; 33 cm

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Materials Specific Details

"The property of Simon Greenleaf of Gray, Maine" inscribed inside the front cover.

A Legal View of the Testimony of the Four Evangelists: Manuscript
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Part of the John J. Burns Library Repository

John J. Burns Library
Boston College
140 Commonwealth Avenue
Chestnut Hill MA 02467 United States