Old churches and meetings houses in and around Philadelphia.
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Old churches and meetings houses in and around Philadelphia.

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • Philadelphia (Pa.),
  • Pennsylvania -- Church history.

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Pagination261 p. :
Number of Pages261
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Open LibraryOL20935666M

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