speech of Mr. John Checkley upon his tryal at Boston in New-England

for publishing The short and easy method with the deists ... : to which is added, the jury"s verdict, his plea in arrest of judgment, and the sentence of court. by John Checkley

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  • Boston.

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  • Checkley, John, 1680-1754 -- Trials, litigation, etc.,
  • Leslie, Charles, 1650-1722.,
  • Trials (Libel) -- Massachusetts -- Boston.

Edition Notes

GenreTrials, litigation, etc.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBT1180 .L45 1723 Copy 4
The Physical Object
Pagination40, [2] p. ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3473786M
LC Control Number2005575459

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