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A view of all religions

and the religious ceremonies of all nations at the present day ... including an abridgement of "The idolatry of the Hindoos ... by William Ward" ... with the religion and ceremonies of other pagan nations

by Thomas Robbins

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Published by Oliver D. Cooke & Sons in Hartford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Controversial literature,
  • Religions,
  • Paganism,
  • Hinduism

  • Edition Notes

    A view of the idolatry of the Hindoos by William Ward has separate title page but continuous pagination.

    StatementCompiled and selected by Thomas Robbins
    ContributionsWard, William, 1769-1823
    The Physical Object
    Pagination248, 191 p. :
    Number of Pages248
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25939418M
    OCLC/WorldCa936458847

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