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Of the Imitation of Christ three, both for wisedome and godlines, most excellent bookes, made 170 yeeres since by one Thomas of Kempis and for the worthines thereof oft since translated out of Latine into sundrie languages by diuers godlie and learned men by

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Published by By Henrie Denham ... in Imprinted at London .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

Statementnow newlie corrected, translated, and with most ample textes and sentences of Holie Scripture illustrated by Thomas Rogers.
ContributionsThomas, à Kempis, 1380-1471., Rogers, Thomas, d. 1616., Denham, Henry, d. 1589?, printer., English Printing Collection (Library of Congress)
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LC ClassificationsBV4821 .A1 1584
The Physical Object
Pagination[48], 277, [11] p. :
Number of Pages277
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6710287M
LC Control Number28001474

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