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Letters on several important and interesting subjects

Letters on several important and interesting subjects

written from the year 1738-1758

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Published by W.W. Woodward in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby James Hervey.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 20328.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination402 p.
Number of Pages402
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17712050M

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