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Divine conduct vindicated, or The operations of God shown to be the operations of wisdom in the substance of two discourses, preached at Haberdashers-Hall, London, March 29, 1761; occasioned by the decease of the Rev. Mr. Samuel Davies, M.A. and president of the College of Nassau-Hall in New-Jersey, February 4, 1761. by Gibbons, Thomas

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Published by Printed for Thomas Field, at the Wheatsheaf, the corner of Pater-Noster Row, Cheapside; and sold by William Dunlap, at the newert [sic] printing-office, in Philadelphia. in London .
Written in English

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  • Davies, Samuel, -- 1723-1761.

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StatementBy Thomas Gibbons, M.A. ; In which are contained some memoirs of Mr. Davies, and some extracts from his letters. ; [Eight lines in Latin]
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 8864.
ContributionsDavies, Samuel, 1723-1761.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination31, [1] p.
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14574078M

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