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The belief of Catholics

Ronald Arbuthnott Knox

The belief of Catholics

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Published by E. Benn in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Catholic Church -- Doctrinal and controversial works -- Catholic authors.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] R. A. Knox.
    SeriesWhat I believe series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsBX1751 .K68 1927a
    The Physical Object
    Pagination254 p.
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6708173M
    LC Control Number27024400
    OCLC/WorldCa5528898


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