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Maria Monk"s daughter an autobiography by Harper, L. St. John Eckel

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Published by United States Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English


  • Monk, Maria, d. ca. 1850,
  • Monk, Maria, m. ca. 1850,
  • Monasticism and religious orders for women,
  • Anti-Catholicism,
  • Monachisme et ordres religieux féminins,
  • Anticatholicisme

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementby L. St. John Eckel.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 06398, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 06398
The Physical Object
Pagination7 microfiches (325 fr.)
Number of Pages325
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23350293M
ISBN 100665063989

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