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Myth and Legend of Ancient Israel. By Angelo S. Rappoport. London, 1928. 3 vols. 8vo. xivi, 363: xiii, 399: xi, 296 pp. Gresham Publ. Co. Covent Garden, London. Price, 37/6.

The Agrarian System of Moslem India: an Historical Essay with Appendices. By W. H. Moreland. Heffer. Cambridge, 1929. 8vo xvii, 296 pp.

Recueil de textes inédits concernant l'Histoire de la Mystique en pays d'Islam, réunis, classés, annotés et publiés par Louis Massignon. Paris, 1929. pp. VII + 259.

The Origin of the Druze Peonie and Religion with extracts from their sacred writings by Philip K. Hitti, Ph.D., Columbia University Press, N. Y. pp. 81, with two plates and a map. $2.00.

Mahatma Gandhi's Ideas. By C. F. Andrews. Allen and Unwin, London, pp. 382. 12s.6d. net.

The Changing Sudan. By the Rev. W. Wilson Cash. Church Missionary Society, 1930. 88 pp. 1s.

Wurm's Handbuch der Religionsgeschichte. Revised Edition by A. Blum-Erust, published by Calwer Vereinsbuchhandlung, Stuttgart, 1929, 647 pp. 14 Marks.

A Baghdad Chronicle. By R. Levy. Cambridge University Press, pp. 279. 5/- net.

Das Jenselts im Glauben der Völker. Von Professor Dr. J. Wltte. 126 Seiten. Gebunden Mk. 1.80 (Sammlung Wissenschaft und Bildung.) Verlag Quelie & Meyer, Leipzig.

The Virgin Birth of Christ. By J. Gresham Machen, D.D., Litt. D. Harpers and Brothers, New York. pp. 415. $5.

Novie Vostok. Official Press. Moscow, 1929. 8vo xiii, 431 pp.

The Grande Turke. By Fairfax Downey; Stanley Paul & Co., Ltd., London, pp. 322. 15/-.

Les Berbères Marocains par G. A. Poissonnier, O.F.M.

Quand l'Islam sera-t-ii Chrétien? par Paul Bohain, S.J.

La Femme Kabyle par La Soeur Marie-Christian.

Un Apǒtre de l'Islam au XVI Siècle par Georges Meessen, S. J., Librarie Xaveriana, 11 Rue des Recollets, Louvain, Beigique.

East Africa in Transition, Being an Examination of the Principles of the Report of the Hilton Young Commission. With a Preface by Lord Lugard. Student Christian Movement, London, pp. 83. 1/-.

The Women of Cairo. Scenes of life in the Orient. By Gerard de Nerval. George Routledge & Sons, Ltd., Broadway House, Carter Lane, London. 2 Vols. 288 pp. and 402 pp. 25/-.

Beitrage zur historischen Geographie, Kulturgeographie, Ethnographie, und Kartographie, vornehmlich des Orients. Herausgegeben von Hans Mzik: Franz Deuticke, Leipzig und Wien. pp. 202. Preis M.25.

The Desire of All Nations. By Egbert W. Smith. Doubleday, Doran & Co., Inc., Garden City, New York, U. S. A. pp. 190.

Extraits des Historiens Arabes du Maroc par E. Lévi-Provençal, Directeur de l'Institut des Hautes-Etudes Marocaines de Rabat; 2e. Edition; Librairie Coloniale et Orientaliste Larose, 11 Rue Victor-Cousin, Paris. 156 pp.

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