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Title
Poems
Names
Rushton, Edward, 1756-1814 (Author)
Ostell, Thomas (Publisher)
M'Creery, John, -1825 (Printer)
Collection

Sidney Lapidus Slavery and Abolition Collection

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1806
Place: London
Publisher: Printed for T. Ostell, Ave-Maria-Lane, by J. M'Creery, Black-Horse-Court, Fleet-Street
Table of Contents
To a red-breast in November. -- Solicitude. -- Will Clewline. -- On the approach of the gout. -- Blindness. -- Toussaint to his troops. -- The neglected tar. -- On the death of Hugh Mulligan. -- To a bald-headed poetical friend. -- To France. -- The lover. -- The lass of Liverpool. -- Woman. -- Lucy. -- Mary le More. -- The maniac. -- Mary's death. -- The halcyon. -- Blue-eyed Mary. -- American independency. -- The anniversary of the Liverpool Marine Society. -- The shrike. -- To the memory of Robert Burns. -- The swallow. -- Briton and negro slave. -- Absence. -- On the death of a much-loved relative. -- Entreaty. -- A caution to my friend J. M. -- The throstle. -- The seaman's nursery. -- The complaint. -- The pier. -- Poor Ben. -- Mary. -- The origin of Turtle and Punch. -- Parody on a passage in Measure for Measure. -- The farewell. -- The return. -- To the gout. -- On the death of Miss E. Fletcher. -- The chase. -- The leviathan. -- The winter's passage. -- To the memoryof the unfortunate Chatterton.
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
Shelf locator: Sc Rare B 16-17 (Lapidus Collection)
Topics
Slavery
Slave trade
Abolitionists
African Americans
Blacks
Enslaved people
Abolition movement
Antislavery movements
Genres
Poetry
Notes
Ownership: Copy in Sc Rare B 16-17 (Lapidus Collection) inscribed: in ink, on t.p., "Georgiana Bigland Augst 18, 1808" ; bookplate of "J.O. Edwards" on upper pastedown. NN
Physical Description
Extent: 16 cm.
Type of Resource
Text
Languages
English
Identifiers
RLIN/OCLC: 24428412
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b18718827
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e8d7e950-edfa-0133-e11b-00505686a51c
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1756: Creator Born
  • 1806: Issued
  • 1814: Creator Died
  • 2016: Digitized
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Poems" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1806. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a75f3130-0650-0134-8b3a-00505686a51c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division, The New York Public Library. "Poems" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed October 15, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/a75f3130-0650-0134-8b3a-00505686a51c

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Poems