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Peculiar power

a Quaker woman preacher in eighteenth-century America

by Cristine M. Levenduski

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Published by Smithsonian Institution Press in Washington .
Written in English

  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Ashbridge, Elizabeth, 1713-1755.,
    • Society of Friends -- United States -- Clergy -- Biography.,
    • Quaker women -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 161-168) and index.

      StatementCristine Levenduski.
      LC ClassificationsBX7795.A7 L48 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 171 p. :
      Number of Pages171
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL811676M
      ISBN 101560986700
      LC Control Number95048862

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