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A Funeral elegy upon the death of that excellent and most worthy gentleman John Winthrop Esq [electronic resource] : late governour of his majestyes colony of Conecticot; who deceased April, 1676
Bib ID 3362867
Format BookBook, OnlineOnline
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Description [Boston : Printed by John Foster, 1676] 
1 sheet ([1] p.) 
Series

Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 39195.

Notes

Verse of forty-six lines; first line: Let woe be printed nigh unto our land.

Followed by: Accrosticon [sic] and Epitaph.

Imprint supplied by Samuel Abbott Green in his John Foster: the earliest American engraver and the first Boston printer, 1909, p. 125-126. Green suggests Stephen Chester of Weathersfield, Conn., as possible author.

Text in two columns, surrounded by mourning border.

Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.

Cited In

Bristol B32

Shipton & Mooney 39195

Wing (2nd ed.) F2532

Ford, W.C. Broadsides, 51

Wegelin, O. Amer. poetry, 66

Reproduction Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2002-2004. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (Early American imprints. Series I, Evans (1639-1800); no. 39195). Mode of access : World Wide Web. 
Subjects Winthrop, John, 1606-1676 -- Poetry.
Form/genre Broadsides.  |  Elegies.  |  Acrostics.  |  Epitaphs.
Place United States Massachusetts Boston.
Other authors/contributors Chester, Stephen, 1640-1705

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