The Happy man: or, The true gentleman.

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Printed for the benefit of the public, by desire of R. Napier. 1776. Sold at E. Russell"s printing-office, upper end of Main-Street. , Salem [Mass.]
Christian life -- Poetry., Happiness -- Po
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 43043.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
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Open LibraryOL14562653M

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