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Proceedings of the Civil Rights Mass-Meeting held at Lincoln Hall, October 22, 1883. Speeches of Hon. Frederick Douglass and Robert G. Ingersoll.

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HISTORY OF CHRISTIANITY: Comprising all that relates to the progress of the Christian Religion in "The History of the Decline and Fall of the Roman Empire,: and A Vindication of some Passages in the 15th and 16th Chapters. By Edward Gibbon, Esq. With a Life of the Author, Preface and Notes by the Editor, including variorum notes by Guizot, Wenek, Milman, "an English Churchman," and other scholars. Handsome 12mo, 864pp., cloth, with engravings, $2.00

"I know of no book that contains more real and valuable information upon the origin of Christianity." -R.G. Ingersoll

BIBLE MYTHS, and their Parallels in other Religions: Being a Comparison of the Old and New Testament Myths and Miracles with those of Heathen Nations of Antiquity. Considering also their Origin and Meaning. With numerous illustrations. 1 vol. royal, 8vo, cloth, 600 pages, Price $4.00.

"The author of "BIBLE MYTHS" has succeeded in showing that our bible is not the great central fire giving light to the world, but a collection of candles and tapers and sparks borrowed by the "chosen people" from those whom Jehovah, according to the Scriptures, had left in the darkness of nature." R.G. INGERSOLL.

THE APOCRYPHAL NEW TESTAMENT. A Literary and Theological Curiosity. 1 volume, royal 8vo, cloth, $1.50.

"Every freethinker ought to have the Apocryphal New Testament, so that he may judge of the intellectual condition of the men who made our religion." R.G. INGERSOLL.

A SHORT HISTORY OF THE BIBLE: Being an account of the Formation and Development of the Canon. By Bronson C. Keeler. Price cloth, 75 cents. Paper. 50 cents.

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MODERN THINKERS, WHAT THEY THINK, AND WHY. By Prof. Van Buren Denslow. With an introduction by R. G. Ingersoll. With eight portraits; Comte, Swedenborg, Adam Smith, Jeremy Bentham, Paine, Fourier, Herbert Spencer, and Prof. Ernst Haeckel. Price, $1.50.

THE BRAIN AND THE BIBLE; or, THE CONFLICT BETWEEN MENTAL SCIENCE AND THEOLOGY. By Edgar C. Beall. With a Preface by Robert G. Ingersoll. $1.00.

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