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  • See Driver, Commentary on Genesis, excursus i.
  • In accordance with this we can give the relative positions of the various tribes, and an excursus on the rivers (47-57) lets us define their actual seats.
  • 40; " Excursus on Periodical Criticism," Saintsbury, History of Criticism (1904), iii.
  • See Hatch, Organization of the Early Christian Churches (2nd ed., 1882), and Harnack's "excursus" in the German edition of this Tertull.
  • Everything he published in later life may be called a commentary, an excursus or a scholium to his main book; and many of them are decidedly of the nature of commonplace books or collectanea of notes.

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