God the author of human greatness.

A discourse, on the death of General George Washington; delivered at the North Congregational Church in Newburyport, December 29, 1799.
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by Edmund M. Blunt. , Printed at Newburyport [Mass.]
Washington, George, -- 1732-1799 -- Funeral and memorial serv
StatementBy Samuel Spring, Pastor.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 38547.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination28 p.
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Open LibraryOL17737874M

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Human’s perception of greatness is mostly different from what God declares.

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