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Readings from world religions

Selwyn Gurney Champion

Readings from world religions

by Selwyn Gurney Champion

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Published by Fawcett World Library in [New York] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sacred books (Selection: Extracts, etc.),
  • Religions

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 317-[319]

    Statementcompiled by Selwyn Gurney Champion and Dorothy Short.
    SeriesA Fawcett premier book
    ContributionsShort, Dorothy Field, 1884-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBL70 C5 1951
    The Physical Object
    Pagination318 , [1] p. --
    Number of Pages318
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14389306M

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