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Interesting extracts, etc. on religious & moral subjects

from numerous sources, concerning the four quarters of the globe

by Christopher W. Atkinson

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Published by s.n.] in [Sheffield, England? .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Christopher Atkinson
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 48631, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 48631
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination4 microfiches (154 fr.).
Number of Pages154
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24645890M
ISBN 100665486316

Phillis Wheatley was a literary prodigy who, in , aged ab visited London to promote her poetry collection. She had been born in Africa, enslaved as an eight-year-old and taken to Boston, Massachusetts. Hosted by the Abolitionist Granville Sharp during her London visit, Wheatley secured.   Poems on various subjects, religious and moral. Item Preview remove-circle (Rare Books Department) copy G halfbound in modern green goatskin and marbled papers. Spine without label. Gift bookplate of Mrs. John A. Lewis, dated May 1, , on front pastedown. BPL perforation stamp on title page.

  11 kinds of Bible verses Christians love to ignore The Good Book contains passages about rape, murder and slavery that Evangelicals conveniently refuse to acknowledge view in appAuthor: Valerie Tarico. Poems on Various Subjects: Religious and Moral: Phillis Wheatley: These 39 poems form the first book of verse by an African-American author. CONTENTS: Bibliographic Record Preface: LONDON: A. BELL, NEW YORK: ,

The Jefferson Bible book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. of Jesus of Nazareth" its not the "Jefferson bible," Jefferson would have been horrified if he learned someone took a book where he compiled the moral philosophy of Jesus and called it his bible. That does not mean he is not religious. On the /5. Generally the poems that commemorated a person's death were formulaic and repetitive. That seemed like half or more of the book. But some of the other poems I found enjoyable, like "Hymn to the Morning.". There were just too many elegies, and some really stilted language to try to make the rhythm scheme work/5.


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Harvey Birenbaum () studies Macbeth's violation. Phillis Wheatley was the very first African female author to publish a book and her collection of poetry Poems on various subjects religious and moral 1 – published in – marks the beginnings of African-American literature.

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When you choose to speak or write about a controversial issue, you must learn to play devil’s advocate and become familiar with the arguments of the other side. Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. User Review - Flag as inappropriate Phillis Wheatley Phillis wheatley was the first African-American woman poet and is one the most famous Africans on the earth.

Her work is highly looked upon today, as it marks the beginning of the genre of African-American literature. Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral features 39 of Wheatley’s poems and is what brought her fame/5(2). Frontispiece portrait from ZSR Library’s first edition of Phillis Wheatley’s Poems.

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This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. We believe this work is culturally important, and despite the imperfections,/5(28).Other articles where Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral is discussed: African American literature: Antebellum literature: enslaved in Boston, dedicated her Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral (), the first African American book, to proving that “Negros, black as Cain,” were not inherently inferior to whites in matters of the spirit and thus could “join th.

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