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Published by Printed by L. Lund in York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Great Britain. Parliament -- Reform.,
  • Great Britain -- Politics and government -- 1789-1820.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesThe secession vindicated.
Statementby the Rev. Christopher Wyvill.
The Physical Object
Pagination67 p. ;
Number of Pages67
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23411774M

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