Early piety encouraged.

A discourse occasion"d by the joyful and triumphant death of a young woman of Malden, who died of the throat-distemper, Sept. 6. 1738. Aetat. 21. : With a dedication to the children and youth of said town. by Emerson, Joseph

Publisher: Printed by J. Draper, for H. Foster, in Cornhill. in Boston

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StatementBy Joseph Emerson, V.D.M. ; [Three lines of Scripture texts]
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 4243.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[2], viii, 30, [2] p.
Number of Pages30
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Open LibraryOL14598460M

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