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Man of reason the life of Thomas Paine. by Alfred Owen Aldridge

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Published by Cresset Press in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Paine, Thomas, 1737-1809.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliography.

Classifications
LC ClassificationsJC178.V2 A8 1960
The Physical Object
Pagination348 p.
Number of Pages348
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5818941M
LC Control Number61004537
OCLC/WorldCa248516

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