Relief for the poor and afflicted in and near London
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Published by Printed by Wilks in London .
Written in English

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Edition Notes

Includes a list of charities and schools.

StatementBy A.H.
ContributionsH., A.
The Physical Object
Pagination12 p. ;
Number of Pages12
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20765747M

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