Lancashire Quakers and the establishment, 1660-1730
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Lancashire Quakers and the establishment, 1660-1730 by Nicholas Morgan

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Published by Ryburn Academic Pub. in Krumlin, Halifax, England .
Written in English



  • Lancashire (England),
  • England,
  • Lancashire


  • Society of Friends -- England -- Lancashire -- History.,
  • Quakers -- England -- Lancashire -- History.,
  • Church and state -- England -- Lancashire -- History.,
  • Lancashire (England) -- Church history.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 299-319).

StatementNicholas Morgan.
LC ClassificationsBX7678.L27 M67 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination319 p. ;
Number of Pages319
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1478151M
ISBN 101853310158
LC Control Number93144038

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