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Catholic emancipation addressed to the Lords and Commons of the British Parliament by Ridley Cranmer

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Published by Printed by S. Hazard in Bath .
Written in English

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Statementby Ridley Cranmer.
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 94/6407 (B)
The Physical Object
Pagination62 p.
Number of Pages62
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1051194M
LC Control Number93635256

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