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Published by Printed and sold by the book-sellers. in Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Washington, George, -- 1732-1799 -- Portraits,
  • Congregational churches -- Catechisms

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Edition Notes

GenrePortraits, Catechisms
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 18620
ContributionsWatts, Isaac, 1674-1748, Westminster Assembly (1643-1652).
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination[64] p.
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15549780M

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