Tho' from thy happy shores, Britannia!

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Names
Harvard University (Author)
Collection

Pietas et Gratulatio Collegii Cantabrigiensis Apud Novanglos.

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1761
Place Term: Bostoni-Massachusettensium
Publisher: Typis J. Green & J. Russell
Library locations
Rare Book Division
Shelf locator: *KD 1761 (Harvard university. Pietas et Gratulatio Collegii Cantabrigiensis Apud Novanglos)
Topics
George III, King of Great Britain, 1738-1820
Harvard University
Notes
Content : A collection of poems, Latin, Greek and English, by members of the college or graduates celebrating the accession of George III. For discussion of authorship see Justin Winsor. Pietas et gratulatio, 1879 (Harvard Bibliographical contributions, no. 4)

Content : Dedication to the king signed: The President and Fellows of Harvard college. p. 24, l. 14: ... peac edistinguish'd ... p. 72, l. 14: ... nec Avo videbat.

Content : "Although dated 1761, the publication was not authorized by the Corporation of the College until January 5, 1762."--Evans 8877.

Ownership: No acc.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number) : b14531242
UUID: c4c1c350-c604-012f-11e9-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1761: Issued
  • 2013: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

MLA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Tho' from thy happy shores, Britannia!" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1761. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/95aa3f86-ef7b-5516-e040-e00a18063f7a

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. "Tho' from thy happy shores, Britannia!" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 5, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/95aa3f86-ef7b-5516-e040-e00a18063f7a

APA Format

Rare Book Division, The New York Public Library. (1761). Tho' from thy happy shores, Britannia! Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/95aa3f86-ef7b-5516-e040-e00a18063f7a

Wikipedia Citation

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Tho' from thy happy shores, Britannia!