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The rights of the Christian priesthood asserted in an ordination sermon preach"d before ... John Lord Bishop of London, and the Right Worshipful the Court of Aldermen, in the cathedral church of St. Paul; on Trinity-Sunday, June the 16th, 1717. ... By John Wright, M.A. by John Wright

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Published by printed for Jonah Bowyer in London .
Written in English


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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1181, no. 02.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],22,[2]p.
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16977698M

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