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Published by Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge in London .

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 165-178.

Book details

Statementedited with an introduction by Sir Charles Lucas.
ContributionsLucas, Charles Prestwood, Sir, 1853-1931.
LC ClassificationsCS2195.P5 P57 1977, CS2195P5 P57 1929
The Physical Object
Pagination[7], 181 p., [2] leaves of plates (1 fold.) :
Number of Pages181
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22458966M
ISBN 100404144470

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