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Misconceptions of facts

James Stanier Clarke

Misconceptions of facts

and mistatements of the public accounts, by the Right Hon. John Foster, Speaker of the Irish House of Commons, proved & corrected ... In a letter to Wm. Johnson, Esq. ... from the Rev. Dr. Clarke, ...

by James Stanier Clarke

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Published by printed for J. Milliken in Dublin .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1514, no. 09.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[4],60p.
Number of Pages60
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16904186M

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