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FOR YOUNG PERSONS.
THE SUBJECTS TAKEN FROM THE BIBLE.
All the books of the Bible are either most admirable and exalted pieces of poetry, or the best materials in the world for it.
TO HER GRACE
THE DUCHESS OF BEAUFORT,
THESE SACRED DRAMAS,
are, with the most perfect respect,
as, among the
amiable and distinguished qualities
which adorn her mind,
and add lustre to her rank, her excellence in the maternal character
gives a peculiar propriety
written with an humble wish to promote the love of piety and virtue
in young persons,
by Her GRACE's