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A29171 The necessity & use of heresies, or, The third and last part of The great question about indifferent things in religious worship containing an answer to the objection against liberty of conscience, from the growth and spreading of heresies / by Edward Bagshaw ... Bagshaw, Edward, 1629-1671. 1662 (1662) Wing B419; ESTC R9550 18,228 28

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