Notes of a Tour in Switzerland in the Summer of 1847

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James Nisbet, 1848 - 308 pages
 

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Page 176 - Even him, whose coming is after the working of satan with all power and signs, and lying wonders, And with all deceivableness of unrighteousness in them that perish ; because they received not the love of the truth, that they might be saved.
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