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Published by W. Fry, printer in Philadelphia .
Written in English

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    ContributionsYA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress)
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    LC ClassificationsQB62 .G63
    The Physical Object
    Pagination10 p.
    Number of Pages10
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    Open LibraryOL25294392M
    LC Control Number06017063


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