A discourse upon self-murder

or, the cause, the nature, and immediate consequences of self-murder, fully examined and truly stated. In a letter to a free thinker that despis"d life.

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 3376, no. 04.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[2],23,[3]p.
Number of Pages23
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As also a Discourse delivered unto the same Congregation; on the occasion of an horrible Self-Murder Committed in the Town. With an Appendix, in vindication of a Chapter in a late Book of Remarkable Providence, from the Columnies of a Quaker at Pen-silvania.

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