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SACRED AND PROFANE
HISTORY OF THE WORLD
CREATION OF THE WORLD
DISSOLUTION OF THE ASSYRIAN EMPIRE,
At the Death of Sardanapalus;
AND TO THE
DECLENSION OF THE KINGDOMS OF JUDAH AND ISRAEL
UNDER THE REIGNS OF AHAZ AND PEKAH.
THE DISSERTATION ON
THE CREATION AND FALL OF MAN.
SAMUED SHUCKFORD, D.D.
Chaplain in Ordinary to his Majesty, George the Second
IN FOUR VOLUMES-VOL. II.
REVISED, CORRECTED, AND GREATLY IMPROVED,
BY JAMES CREIGHTON, E.A.
ILLUSTRATED WITH A NEW AND CORRECT SET OF MAPS AND PLANS.
PRINTED FOR W. BAYNES, 54, PATERNOSTER-ROW,
By Heney and Haddon, 12, Tabernacle-Walk.
LORD VISCOUNT TOWNSHEND,
Baron of Lynn-Regis, Knight of the Most Noble Order of the Garter, one of the Lords of his Majesty's most Honourable Privy Council, and Principal Secretary of State, &c. &c.
YOUR Lordship's condescension, in permitting me to beg your patronage of what I now offer to the world, will not be surprising to those who have the honour to know your Lordship; for they agree in testifying your inclination to countenance and protect any clergyman, who endeavours to apply himself to studies suitable to his profession.