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apocryphal

of or like the Apocrypha
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Most people know about the Great Chicago Fire and the apocryphal cow blamed for starting it by kicking over a lamp in Mrs.
The apocryphal headline "North-East man lost at sea.
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This jolt of color effects the estrangement typically lent by historical distance, fostering a reading of the objects as apocryphal artifacts that must be negotiated within the Zen garden's purposefully ahistorical terrain.
This first volume in a projected series contains 30 newly translated and introduced texts in sections on Gospels and related traditions of New Testament figures, apocryphal acts and related traditions, epistles, and apocalypes.
I remember years ago hearing on the BBC an - admittedly probably apocryphal - anecdote about a group of German POWs who had been put to work planting bulbs at a stately home in England.
The editors are accepting submissions in a variety of topics that may include Borges's iconography, his presence in television, comics, films, newspapers, publicity, magazines and new media formats, the circulation of apocryphal texts, Borges and popular music.
As for the 40-kilometer line, news agency reports from Iraq have spoken of Iraqi troops and militias being engaged with forces of the Islamic State as close as 25 kilometers from the border without triggering any Iranian troop response, which made Pourdastan's proclamation sound apocryphal.
The first part of the book groups five papers under the heading "The Apocryphal Acts," referring to the so-called apocryphal Acts of the Apostles.
The Flemish panel, dated around 1520 and painted by Antwerp Mannerist Jan de Beer, depicts the unusual Nativity at Night on one side and on the other the Apocryphal tale of Joseph and the Suitors.
ONE of my favourite, apocryphal, penalty tales has sadly passed into the realms of urban myth.
The tale of the prophet Isaiah; the destiny and meanings of an apocryphal text.