The manners of the ancient Christians
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The manners of the ancient Christians Extracted from a French author, by John Wesley, M.A. Late Fellow of Lincoln College, Oxford. by Fleury, Claude

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Published by Printed by Henry Tuckniss, no. 25, Church-Alley, and sold by John Dickins, no. 50, North Second Street, near Arch Street in Philadelphia .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 176, no. 2.
ContributionsWesley, John, 1703-1791
The Physical Object
Number of Pages33
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17049751M

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