The scorner incapable of true wisdom
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The scorner incapable of true wisdom a sermon before the Queen at White-hall, October 28, 1694 by Francis Atterbury

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Published by Printed for Thomas Bennet ... in London .
Written in English


  • Wisdom -- Sermons,
  • Sermons, English -- 17th century

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Statementby Francis Atterbury ..
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 953:35
The Physical Object
Pagination[2], 22 p
Number of Pages22
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15040258M

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