The character and work of a good ruler, and the duty of an obliged people
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The character and work of a good ruler, and the duty of an obliged people A sermon preach"d before His Excellency William Shirley, Esq; the Honourable His Majesty"s Council, and House of Representatives of the province of the Massachusetts-Bay in New-England, May 29th. 1745. Being the anniversary for the election of His Majesty"s Council for the province. By Ebenezer Gay, A.M. Pastor of the Church in Hingham. [Two lines of Scripture texts]. by Gay, Ebenezer

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Published by Printed for Daniel Gookin in Marlborough-Street, over against the Old South Meeting-House in Boston in New-England .
Written in English

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SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 4341, no. 36.
ContributionsMassachusetts. General Court
The Physical Object
Number of Pages33
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17051955M

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