discourse on the nature and design of Christian baptism delivered at Pawtucket in North-Providence, R.I. on Sunday, August 4, A.D. 1816 by Blake, John Lauris

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Statementby John L. Blake.
ContributionsJacob Bailey Moore Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsAC901 .M7 vol. 5, no. 5
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Pagination48 p. ;
Number of Pages48
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Open LibraryOL564633M
LC Control Number96149273

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