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The Scots scovts discoveries

D. L.

The Scots scovts discoveries

by D. L.

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Published by Printed for William Shears in London .
Written in English

  • Great Britain -- History -- Charles I, 1625-1649.,
  • Great Britain -- Religion -- 17th century.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby their London intelligencer, and presented to the Lords of the covenant of Scotland, 1639.
    SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 252:E.153, no. 22.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[4], 48 p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16707649M

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