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Piety recommended as the best principle of virtue. By Thomas Newman

Thomas Newman

Piety recommended as the best principle of virtue. By Thomas Newman

by Thomas Newman

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Published by printed for R. Hett in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1986. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 2105, no.38).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 2105, no. 38.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxii,44p.
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16815266M

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