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Published by Murdoch & Co. in London .
Written in English


  • Shakers.,
  • Shakers -- History.

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Edition Notes

Statementby the editor.
SeriesNew moral world series ;, no. 2
ContributionsShaker Collection (Library of Congress)
LC ClassificationsBX9765 .B35 1896
The Physical Object
Pagination30 p. ;
Number of Pages30
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL485706M
LC Control Number98214776

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