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A poem; sacred to the memory of George Washington, late president of the United States, and commander in chief of the armies of the United States : Adapted to the 22d. of Feb. 1800. / By Richard Alsop. ; [Four lines from Charms of fancy].

Author/creator Alsop, Richard, 1761-1815
Other author/creatorWashington, Martha, 1731-1802 dedicatee.
Format Book and Microform
Publication InfoHartford : Printed by Hudson and Goodwin, 1800.
Description23 pages, 1 unnumbered page ; 21 cm (8vo)
Subject(s)
Series Early American imprints. First series ; no. 36806
Early American imprints. First series ; no. 36806. ^A478749
General noteDelivered Feb. 22, 1800, before the citizens of Middletown, Conn.
General noteDedicated to Mrs. Martha Washington.
General noteTwo states of gathering C noted. In one, p. 20, lines 9-10 are "In swelling phrase and terms unmeaning veils Her hellish plots, her dark designs conceals,". In the other, these lines do not appear.
General noteSignatures: [A]⁴ B-C⁴ (C4 verso blank).
References Evans 36806
References Trumbull, J.H. Connecticut, 265
References Stillwell, M.B. Washington eulogies, 6
Reproduction noteJoyner- Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 36806).
Genre/formElegies.
Other titlePoem; sacred to the memory of George Washington.

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