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Uni. Hist., çala (10  February  1821) WG may be consulting one of the following:
Recorded on 1791-12-02:
Bossuet, Jacques BénigneDiscours sur l'histoire universelle a Monseigneur le Dauphin pour expliquer la suite de la religion et leur changemens des empires. Premiere partie, depuis le commencement du monde jusq' a l'empire de Charlemagne. Par messire Jacques Bénigne Bossuet. 1681
WG's sale catalog lists:
Bossuet, Discours sur l'Histoire Universelle, 2 v. Rouen, 1788.
Recorded on 1801-01-07:
Sale, George (compiler)The modern part of an universal history, from the earliest account of time. Compiled from original writers, by the authors of the ancient part. 1759

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