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An eulogical poem, on General George Washington

Jonathan Ellis

An eulogical poem, on General George Washington

who died at his seat at Mount-Vernon, December 14, 1799. Pronounced at Topsham, February 22d. 1800. The day assigned by authority, for the citizens of the United States to testify their grief for his death. : (Published at the requst [i.e., request] of the hearers.)

by Jonathan Ellis

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Published by Printed by Elezer A. Jenks. in Portland [Me.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Washington, George, -- 1732-1799 -- Death and burial.,
  • Elegiac poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy Jonathan Ellis. ; [One line from Perigallus]
    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 37358.
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination24 p.
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15457742M

      George Washington was the first president of the United States. He was born on Febru , in Virginia. George was the son of landowner and tobacco grower, Augustine Washington, and his second wife Mary. The poem can be found, on two pages, in the Library’s online collection of George Washington Papers: We know this is a poem about Frances Alexander because it is an acrostic poem—the first letter of each line spells out her name. This is easier to see when reading a transcript of the poem: From your bright sparkling Eyes, I was undone;.

    George Washington, [Fitzgerald’s] second book, barrels forward with a confidence that marks him as a young poet—he is 32—to be reckoned with. Jeff Gordinier - New York Times. George Washington, Adam Fitzgerald’s anticipated new collection, journeys with confident speed past the moment of inception for any given poem. Whoever—father or. His Excellency General Washington poem by Phillis Wheatley. Celestial choir enthrond in realms of lightColumbias scenes of glorious toils I freedoms cause her anxious breast alarms. Page.

    A composite translation of A life of George Washington in Latin prose by Glass, Francis and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   Paul Emory Washington, left, sits in a chair Tuesday afternoon Oct. 7, in San Antonio, as one of his sons, Bill Washington, looks up a family connection in a genealogical book.


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