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Published by Awnsham Churchill ... in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Toleration,
  • Freedom of religion

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesEpistola de tolerantia
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 767:42
ContributionsPopple, William, d. 1708
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4], 87, [5] p
Number of Pages87
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15033945M

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