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Published by Printed for William Leach ... in London .
Written in English


  • Theology

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Edition Notes

Statementby Bridgis Nanfan, Esquire
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 284:11
The Physical Object
Pagination[7], 204, [5] p
Number of Pages204
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15039812M

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