Rubrication in American books of the eighteenth century by Frederick Richmond Goff

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Published by The Society in Worcester, Mass .

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Statement[by] Frederick R. Goff.
LC ClassificationsZ258 .G64
The Physical Object
Pagination29-43 p.
Number of Pages43
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5050562M
LC Control Number74011802

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