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Personal narrative of a tour through a part of the United States and Canada

with notices of the history and institutions of Methodism in America : containing also the fifth part, hertofore omitted in the American editions

by Dixon, James

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Published by Lane & Scott in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby James Dixon
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 38599, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 38599
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination6 microfiches (294 fr.)
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24445007M
ISBN 100665385994

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Reissue, in part, of the author's Remarks during a journey through North America. New York, Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site. written during a tour in the United States and Canada.

Contributor NamesThe first part of the book (p. ) relates principally to Canada. Also available in digital.

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