Quakers in northeast Norfolk, England, 1690-1800 by Sylvia Stevens

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston, NY .

Written in English

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  • Society of Friends,
  • Quakers,
  • History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementSylvia Stevens ; with a foreword by Peter Rushton
LC ClassificationsBX7678.N57 S74 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25331058M
ISBN 100773429093
ISBN 109780773429093
LC Control Number2012017525

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Quakers in Northeast Norfolk, England, Paperback – January 1, by Sylvia Stevens (Author)Author: Sylvia Stevens. Quakers in Northeast Norfolk, England, Hardcover – Aug by Sylvia Stevens (Author)Author: Sylvia Stevens. Some of the eighteenth-century Quakers in northeast Norfolk were well-known among Quakers nationally in their time.

Others were known regionally, and locally, leaving few printed records of their England. This book argues that it is important to restore at least some of these men and women to their places in history. In order to provide a wider base from which to make Author: Stevens, Sylvia.

Quakers in Northeast Norfolk, England, [Sylvia Stevens] -- Some of the eighteenth-century Quakers in northeast Norfolk were well-known among Quakers nationally in their time. Others were known regionally, and locally, leaving few printed records of their.

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