The protestant"s self-defence: or, A discourse between a Papist and Protestant
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The protestant"s self-defence: or, A discourse between a Papist and Protestant wherein the disagreement of the Popish religion, and the agreement of the Protestant with scripture, is plainly proved to the meanest capacity. By the late Reverend divine, Charles Drillincourt by

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Published by printed for Tho. Parkhurst, at the Bible and Three Crowns near Mercers-Chappel, at the lower end of Cheapside in London .
Written in English


  • Religious disputations -- Early works to 1800,
  • Protestants -- England -- Early works to 1800,
  • Catholics -- England -- Early works to 1800

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Edition Notes

GenreEarly works to 1800
SeriesEarly English books, 1641-1700 -- 2554:13
The Physical Object
Pagination[8], 171, [1] p
Number of Pages171
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18151005M

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