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Historical work in Massachusetts.

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Published by J. Wilson in Cambridge .
Written in English



  • Massachusetts,
  • Massachusetts.


  • Learned institutions and societies -- Massachusetts.,
  • Massachusetts -- History -- Societies, etc.

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StatementBy Andrew McFarland Davis. (Reprinted from the Publications of the Colonial society of Massachusetts, vol. 1)
ContributionsColonial Society of Massachusetts.
LC ClassificationsF61 .A12
The Physical Object
Pagination57 p.
Number of Pages57
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6943202M
LC Control Number04019227

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