The early Irish church; or, a sketch of its history and doctrine in two parts

by M. W. Foye

Publisher: Seeley, Burnside, and Seeley, Publisher: W. Curry, Publisher: B. Hunt in London, Dublin, Birmingham

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Includes bibliographical references.

Other titlesEarly Irish church
Statementby M.W. Foye.
The Physical Object
Pagination106 p. ;
Number of Pages106
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