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Phillis Wheatley and her writings / William H. Robinson.

By: Robinson, William Henry, 1922-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Critical studies on Black life and culture: v. 12.; Garland reference library of the humanities: vol. 402.Publisher: New York : Garland, 1984Description: xiii, 464 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.ISBN: 0824093461; 9780824093464.Contained works: Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784. Poems on various subjects religious and moral.Subject(s): Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784 | Poets, American -- Colonial period, ca. 1600-1775 -- Biography | Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 18th century | African American poets -- Biography | Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784 -- Criticism and interpretation | Poetry in English American writers Wheatley, Phillis - Critical studiesAdditional physical formats: Online version:: Phillis Wheatley and her writings.DDC classification: 811/.1 | B Also issued online.
Contents:
On Phillis Wheatle and Her Boston -- Illustrations -- On Phillis Wheatley's Poetry -- Phillis Wheatley's Early Poems, 1765-1773 -- Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral (in facsimile) -- Phillis Wheatley's Later Poems, 1773-1784 -- Philis Wheatley's Letters and Proposals, 1770-1784 -- Biblical original for "Goliath of Gath" -- Biblical original for "Isaiah LXIII. 1-8" -- Latin original for "Niobe in Distress for her children slain by Apollo, from Ovid's Metamorphosis, Book VI, and from a View of the Painting of Mr. Richard Wilson -- 1834 Memoir of Phillis Wheatley -- Letter by George Washington abouve Phillis Wheatley -- Letter by George Washington to Phillis Wheatley -- Excerpt from a letter to the Earl of Dartmouth -- Unsigned poems [by Philis Wheatley?] -- Biographical comment from The Anti-Slavery Record, 1836.
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Includes a reprinting of Phillis Wheatley's Poems on various subjects, religious and moral.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 411-415) and index.

Also issued online.

On Phillis Wheatle and Her Boston -- Illustrations -- On Phillis Wheatley's Poetry -- Phillis Wheatley's Early Poems, 1765-1773 -- Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral (in facsimile) -- Phillis Wheatley's Later Poems, 1773-1784 -- Philis Wheatley's Letters and Proposals, 1770-1784 -- Biblical original for "Goliath of Gath" -- Biblical original for "Isaiah LXIII. 1-8" -- Latin original for "Niobe in Distress for her children slain by Apollo, from Ovid's Metamorphosis, Book VI, and from a View of the Painting of Mr. Richard Wilson -- 1834 Memoir of Phillis Wheatley -- Letter by George Washington abouve Phillis Wheatley -- Letter by George Washington to Phillis Wheatley -- Excerpt from a letter to the Earl of Dartmouth -- Unsigned poems [by Philis Wheatley?] -- Biographical comment from The Anti-Slavery Record, 1836.

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