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Six broadsides relating to Phillis Wheatley (Phillis Peters) : with portrait and facsimile of her handwriting.

Title
Six broadsides relating to Phillis Wheatley (Phillis Peters) : with portrait and facsimile of her handwriting.
Author
Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784.
Publication
New York : Printed for Chas. Fred. Heartman, 1915.

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TextRestricted use Sc Rare+ 811-W (Wheatley, Six broasides relating to Phillis Wheatley)Schomburg Center - Manuscripts & Archives
TextRestricted use *KL+ (Wheatley, P. Six broadsides relating to Phillis Wheatley)Schwarzman Building - Rare Book Collection Room 328

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Additional Authors
  • Hammon, Jupiter, 1711-approximately 1800.
  • Heartman, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1883-1953
Description
[4] p., [8] leaves of plates : facsims., port.; 39 cm.
Donor/Sponsor
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
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Genre/Form
Inscriptions (Provenance)
Note
  • "Twenty-five copies printed for Chas. Fred. Heartman, New York City, 1915."
  • With a half title.
  • Issued in marbled boards, with paper title label on front cover.
Provenance (note)
  • inscribed: in ink on p. [2] "With Compliments." ; This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926.
Contents
An elegiac poem on the death of the celebrated divine, an eminent servant of Jesus Christ, the late Reverend, and pious George Whitefield -- To Mrs. Leonard, on the death of her husband -- To The Rev. Pitkin, on the death of his lady -- To the Hon'ble Thomas Hubbard, Esq. on the death of Mrs. Thankful Leonard -- An address to Miss Phillis Wheatley, Ethiopian poetess, in Boston, who came from Africa at eight years of age, soon became acquainted with the gospel of Jesus Christ / composed by Jupiter Hammon -- To the University of Cambridge, wrote 1767.
Call Number
*KL+ (Wheatley, P. Six broadsides relating to Phillis Wheatley)
Author
Wheatley, Phillis, 1753-1784.
Title
Six broadsides relating to Phillis Wheatley (Phillis Peters) : with portrait and facsimile of her handwriting.
Imprint
New York : Printed for Chas. Fred. Heartman, 1915.
Provenance
Copy in Sc Rare+ 811-W (accession no. B527280) inscribed: in ink on p. [2] "With Compliments." ; This copy is part of the original collection purchased from Arthur A. Schomburg in 1926. NN
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Added Author
Hammon, Jupiter, 1711-approximately 1800. Address to Miss Phillis Wheatley, Ethiopian poetess, in Boston, who came from Africa at eight years of age, soon became acquainted with the gospel of Jesus Christ.
Heartman, Charles F. (Charles Frederick), 1883-1953, bookseller.
Schomburg, Arthur Alfonso, 1874-1938, former owner.
Added Title
Home to Harlem Project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Research Call Number
*KL+ (Wheatley, P. Six broadsides relating to Phillis Wheatley)
Sc Rare+ 811-W (Wheatley, P. Six broadsides relating to Phillis Wheatley)
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