Heaven, a glorious retreat and rest; from all that is burdensome and afflicting.
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Heaven, a glorious retreat and rest; from all that is burdensome and afflicting. A funeral sermon for Mrs. Anne Lord; who died on the 5th of July 1748, and in the 52d year of her age. Delivered on the next Lord"s-Day after. And now, published at the desire of her friends. by Benjamin Lord

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Published by Printed & sold by T. Green in N. London [i.e., New London, Conn.] .
Written in English


  • Lord, Anne, -- 1696?-1748.,
  • Heaven.

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Edition Notes

StatementBy Benjamin Lord, Pastor of a church in Norwich. ; [Eight lines of Scripture texts]
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 6701.
The Physical Object
Pagination[4], 32 p.
Number of Pages32
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14569307M

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