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A43720 Speculem Sherlockianum, or, A looking-glass in which the admirers of Mr. Sherlock may behold the man, as to his accuracy, judgement, orthodoxy by an obedient son of the Church of England. Hickman, Henry, d. 1692. 1674 (1674) Wing H1916; ESTC R10759 37,301 72

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