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An exposition of the doctrine of the Catholic Church im matters of controversy and a letter on the adoration of the cross by Jacques BГ©nigne Bossuet

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Published by Printed by Hopkins & Saymour, for Bernard Dornin in New-York .
Written in English


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Statementby James Benigne Bossuet, Bishop of Meaux ; translated from the French, by ... William Coppinger
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 14550
The Physical Object
Pagination184, vi p
Number of Pages184
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15079853M

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