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Protestant Episcopal layman"s handbook containing an explanattion of the innovations of the last half - century together witha short account of the English Inquisition of the 17th century by D. H. Dixon

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Published by Baher and Taylor in New York .
Written in English


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  • Episcopal Church -- Creeds.,
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Statementby an ex-churchwarden.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 319 p. ;
Number of Pages319
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14036362M

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