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Corydon and Phillis, ; and The bright god of day

Cunningham, John

Corydon and Phillis, ; and The bright god of day

by Cunningham, John

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Published by s.n. in [Boston? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Love poetry

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 49632
    ContributionsMonlass, William.
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15579763M

    Phillis Wheatley was only seven or eight years old when she was captured and taken from her home in West Africa. A slave ship brought her to Boston in Knowing nothing of the talents she would soon show the world, John Wheatley, a prosperous tailor, and his wife, Susannah, purchased the young girl directly from the ship and named her. Condition: Good. A+ Customer service! Satisfaction Guaranteed! Book is in Used-Good condition. Pages and cover are clean and intact. Used items may not include supplementary materials such as CDs or access codes. May show signs of minor shelf wear and contain limited notes and highlighting. Seller Inventory #

    Phillis Wheatley (ca. ), the first African American woman poet, was a celebrated literary figure in Boston during the Revolutionary , a frail child of seven or eight years, Phillis. Read this excerpt from Phillis Wheatley's poem "To His Excellency General Washington", and complete the sentence that follows. "Celestial choir! enthron'd in realms of light, Columbia's scenes of glorious toils I write. While freedom's cause her anxious breast alarms, She flashes dreadful in refulgent arms. See mother earth her offspring's fate.

    John Milton (Born December 9, – died November 8, ) was an English poet of the late Renaissance period. He is most noted for his epic poem on the fall of Satan and Adam and Eve’s ejection from the Garden of Eden, Paradise Lost, which he composed after having gone studied at Cambridge University and was proficient in Latin, Greek, and Italian. Phillis Wheatley was born in West Africa in modern day Senegal or Gambia, her date of birth is not exactly known but it is believed that she was born around She was captured by a slave trader when she was seven or eight years old and transported across the Atlantic to America through the route known as the Middle Passage, part of the.


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