Excerpt from The Outlines of a New Commentary on Solomon's Song: Drawn by the Help of Instructions From the East This notion, as appears by this book itfelf, at the clofe of the Annota tions on this Sacred Song. But at the fame time Mt'tbae/is feems to me to have carried things much too far, when he fuppofed it was not a Nup tial Song; and that the ground on which it was put among the other infpired writings, was merely to teat/3 Gm: A'pproéatioa of Marriage: a point which the Jews did not want to have efiablifhed among them in the days of Solomon and which was fupported by macb clearer proofs derived from other facred books of theirs. Uneafy upon this 111 my fituation, I examined this part of holy-writ with much greater Attention than I had ever done before; and endea voured to try, how far the method I baa' éefore maa'e afe of, in illuf'trating A 4. Other. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.
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