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A trial of Christianity

Hugh Turford

A trial of Christianity

from the life and nature of Christ, and true Christians, with a description of true Godliness, and the way by which we may conform our lives thereunto. By Hugh Turford.

by Hugh Turford

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Published by printed by Thomas Gill in Leeds .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 7570, no. 15.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination24p.
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16800126M

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