Mary Slessor of Calabar
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Mary Slessor of Calabar pioneer missionary by W. P. Livingstone

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Published by Hodder and Stoughton in London .
Written in English


  • Slessor, Mary, -- 1848-1915.,
  • Missionaries -- Biography.

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Edition Notes

Statementby W.P. Livingstone.
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 347p., 12 leaves of plates :
Number of Pages347
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18451816M

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