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Author Buell, Samuel, 1716-1798
Title The following lines were occasioned by the death of Richard Brown, Samuel Brown, John King & Peter Brown [electronic resource] : who belonged to Oyster-Ponds on Long-Island, and were all drowned by the over-setting of their boat, as they were attempting a passage from East-Hampton, to the Oyster-Ponds, March 9th, 1770
Imprint [New London, Conn.] : Printed and sold [by Timothy Green] in New-London., [1770]
Descript 1 sheet ([1] p.) : ill. (relief cut)
Series Early American imprints. First series ; no. 11591
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 42092
Note Verse in three parts, each containing twelve numbered stanzas. Titles: Part I. Incentives to sympathy. Part II. Persuasives to submission. Part III. Motives to preparation for death. Dated: East-Hampton, ex meo mus├Žo, March 20th, 1770
Attributed to Samuel Buell, Minister of the church at East Hampton, by Evans
Advertised in the April 6, 1770, issue of the New-London gazette as "Just published by T. Green."
Text in three columns surrounded by mourning border
Evans 11591
Bristol B3183
Shipton & Mooney 42092
Johnson, H.A. New London, 892
Trumbull, J.H. Connecticut, 1257
Wegelin, O. Amer. poetry, 36
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 11591)
Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 42092)
Subject Brown, Richard, d. 1770
Brown, Samuel, d. 1770
Brown, Peter, d. 1770
King, John, d. 1770
Drowning victims -- New York (State) -- Long Island
Drowning -- Poetry
Broadsides. rbgenr
Elegies. rbgenr
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