At a Court of General Sessions of the Peace within and for the county of Worcester
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At a Court of General Sessions of the Peace within and for the county of Worcester held at Worcester on the first Tuesday of Spetember, 1776, ordered, that the following rules and regulations be printed in hand-bills, and forwarded to the clerk of each town and district in the county .. by

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Published by s.n. in [Worcester, Mass.? .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 43071.
ContributionsAllen, Joseph, 1749?-1827.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14568298M

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