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Lines composed on the last and dying words of the Reverend Oliver Williams, [microform] : Pastor of the First Baptist Church, in Grafton ---who died August the 29th, 1790. Aged 39 years.

Author/Creator:
Lee, Richard, 1747-1823.
Publication:
Warren (R. Island) : Printed for Richard Lee [by Nathaniel Phillips, 1792?].
Series:
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 24468.
Format/Description:
Microformat
1 sheet ([1] p.) ; 29 x 24 cm.
Subjects:
Williams, Oliver, 1750-1790.
Death -- Poetry.
Form/Genre:
Poems -- 1792.
Broadsides.
Acrostics.
Place of Publication:
United States Rhode Island Warren.
Notes:
Verse in fifteen stanzas; first line: When my dear friend was call'd to go.
Followed by ten lines of verse forming an acrostic on the name Richard Lee.
Parentheses substituted for square brackets around "R. Island" in imprint transcription. The earliest printing in Warren, R.I., was done by Nathaniel Phillips in 1792.
Text in two columns; printed area measures 21.9 x 15.6 cm.
Wegelin records with cut at head of title which is not present on American Antiquarian Society copy.
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 24468).
Cited in:
Evans 24468
Alden, J.E. Rhode Island, 1277
Wegelin, O. Amer. poetry, 234
OCLC:
55810630
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