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 Alexan’drian.Alexandrian Library. 
E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
Alexandrian Codex.
A manuscript of the Scriptures in Greek, which belonged to the library of the patriarchs of Alexandria, in Africa, A.D. 1098. In 1628 it was sent as a present to Charles I., and (in 1753) was placed in the British Museum. It is on parchment, in uncial letters, and contains the Septuagint version (except the Psalms), a part of the New Testament, and the Epistles of Clemens Romnus.   1

 Alexan’drian.Alexandrian Library. 


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