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More plain words for plain men

Doherty, William Hugh Rev.

More plain words for plain men

A second letter to the Presbyterians of Glastry, Kirkcubbin, and Ballywalter; containing a review of several orthodox arguments, also the anatomy of a limb or two of Calvinism

by Doherty, William Hugh Rev.

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Published by Printed by Simms and McIntyre, S. Archer, H. Greer, C. Hasson, J. Tate, J. Magill, R. Greer, C. Pilson, G. Dugan, W. Campbell, W. Moody. in Belfast, Belfast, Newry, Downpatrick, Ballymena, Derry, Newtownlimavady .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementbyWilliam Hugh Doherty, Minister of the Presbyterian Congregation of Ballyhemlin.
ContributionsMcNinch, William, Simms and McIntyre (Belfast),, Samuel Archer (Belfast: Firm),, Henry Greer (Belfast: Firm),, C. Hasson (Belfast: Firm),, John Tate (Belfast: Firm),, JamesMagill (Belfast: Firm),, Robert Greer (Newry: Frim),, C. Pilson (Downpatrick: Firm),, George Dugan (Ballymena: Firm),, W. Campbell (Derry: Firm),, W. Moodie (Newtownlimavady: Firm),
The Physical Object
Pagination48p. ;
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20691253M

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