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Published by John Wilson and Son in Cambridge [Mass.] .
Written in English


  • Shepard, Thomas 1605-12649.,
  • Massachusetts -- Social life and customs -- To 1775.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Andrew McFarland Davis.
ContributionsColonial Society of Massachusetts.
LC ClassificationsE162 .D26
The Physical Object
Paginationp. [136]-162 ;
Number of Pages162
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23595759M
LC Control Number09021191

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