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The New-England primmer; improved

The New-England primmer; improved

for the more easy attaining the true reading of English. : To which is added, the Assembly of Divine"s catechism

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Published by Printed by Edward Gray. in Springfield [Mass.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Congregational churches -- Catechisms

  • Edition Notes

    GenreCatechisms
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 34187
    ContributionsWatts, Isaac, 1674-1748, Clap, Nathaniel, 1669-1745, Westminster Assembly (1643-1652).
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination[64] p.
    Number of Pages64
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18196304M


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