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English woodcut engraving (1764) by Thomas Stackhouse entitled "Jonah Cast by the Fish on Dry Land"

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English woodcut engraving (1764) by Thomas Stackhouse entitled  Jonah Cast by the Fish on Dry Land
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This item SOLD at 2010 Oct 23 @ 16:40UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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English woodcut engraving (1764) by Thomas Stackhouse entitled "Jonah Cast by the Fish on Dry Land" from his New History of the Bible (matted). 17-3/4" x 13-1/4" (with mat). Stormy scene with two whales menacing small ships and sailors, with Jonah in the foreground being spat out by one of the whales, with "JONAH CAST BY THE FISH ON DRY LAND" at top and "To the right Reverend Father in God, NICHOLAS Lord Bishop of ST. DAVIDS, this Plate is most humbly Inscrib'd, by his Lordship's most Dutifull Son and Servant, Tho. Stackhouse," all in excellent condition.