Christianity, reasonable and true.

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Published by Simpkin, Marshall, Hamilton, Kent & Co. in London .

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ContributionsYA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
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LC ClassificationsYA 23976
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Pagination24 p. ;
Number of Pages24
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Open LibraryOL742544M
LC Control Number97134829

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