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The ancient and modern history of the Brethren or, a succinct narrative of the Protestant Church of the United Brethren, ... written in German by David Cranz, ... now translated into English, with emendations; and published, with some additional notes, by Benjamin la Trobe. by David Cranz

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Published by printed by W. and A. Strahan; and sold by J. Robson; T. Cadell; C. Dilly; and at the Settlements and Chapels of the Congregations of the Brethren in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 4453, no. 02.
The Physical Object
Number of Pages621
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16943801M

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