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William Wilberforce by Stoughton, John

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Published by A. C. Armstrong in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Wilberforce, William, -- 1759-1833

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Edition Notes

Statementby John Stoughton
SeriesHeroes of Christian history
The Physical Object
Pagination3 p. l., [9]-213 p.
Number of Pages213
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16410635M
LC Control Number22001299

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