An account of the Society for promoting religious knowledge among the poor
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An account of the Society for promoting religious knowledge among the poor begun Anno 1750. by Society for Promoting Religious Knowledge among the Poor.

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Published by printed for Thomas Field in London .
Written in English


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Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 4491, no. 09).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 4491, no. 09.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination48p.,table
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16887381M

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