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Colleges religious institutions

a discourse delivered in the Park Presbyterian Church, Newark, N.J., Oct. 29, 1851 before the Society for the Promotion of Collegiate and Theological Education at the West

by Absalom Peters

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Published by John F. Trow, printer in New-York .
Written in English

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  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Church and college -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Absalom Peters.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsLC383 .P4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination29 p. ;
      Number of Pages29
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL246017M
      LC Control Numbere 14001212
      OCLC/WorldCa12495481

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