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The Resource A Prospective view of death: : being, a solemn warning to inconsiderate youth, occasioned by the trial and condemnation of Levi Ames, aged twenty-two years, who was convicted of burglary, and received sentence of death, Sept. 10, 1773. Who is soon finally to leave the world, and launch into an awful eternity. : To which is added, his trial and life. , (electronic resource)

A Prospective view of death: : being, a solemn warning to inconsiderate youth, occasioned by the trial and condemnation of Levi Ames, aged twenty-two years, who was convicted of burglary, and received sentence of death, Sept. 10, 1773. Who is soon finally to leave the world, and launch into an awful eternity. : To which is added, his trial and life. , (electronic resource)

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A Prospective view of death: : being, a solemn warning to inconsiderate youth, occasioned by the trial and condemnation of Levi Ames, aged twenty-two years, who was convicted of burglary, and received sentence of death, Sept. 10, 1773. Who is soon finally to leave the world, and launch into an awful eternity. : To which is added, his trial and life.
Title
A Prospective view of death:
Title remainder
being, a solemn warning to inconsiderate youth, occasioned by the trial and condemnation of Levi Ames, aged twenty-two years, who was convicted of burglary, and received sentence of death, Sept. 10, 1773. Who is soon finally to leave the world, and launch into an awful eternity. : To which is added, his trial and life.
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • B3622
  • 42485
Citation source
  • Bristol
  • Shipton & Mooney
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ames, Levi
  • Death
  • Executions and executioners
  • Crime
  • Burglary
Label
A Prospective view of death: : being, a solemn warning to inconsiderate youth, occasioned by the trial and condemnation of Levi Ames, aged twenty-two years, who was convicted of burglary, and received sentence of death, Sept. 10, 1773. Who is soon finally to leave the world, and launch into an awful eternity. : To which is added, his trial and life. , (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • Verse in eighteen numbered stanzas; first line: Attend, ye people here conven'd
  • Text of poem in three columns, narrative of Ames' trial and life in two columns below poem; Relief cuts of a coffin (Reilly 1207) and a skull (not in Reilly) flanking title; printed area measures 41.6 x 33.5 cm
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
aas03033683
Dimensions
43 x 36 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 sheet ([1] p.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Restricted to institutions with a site license to the Digital Evans Edition
Level of compression
lossless
Note
Access limited to authenticated Bowdoin College Library users
Other physical details
ill. (relief cuts)
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
A Prospective view of death: : being, a solemn warning to inconsiderate youth, occasioned by the trial and condemnation of Levi Ames, aged twenty-two years, who was convicted of burglary, and received sentence of death, Sept. 10, 1773. Who is soon finally to leave the world, and launch into an awful eternity. : To which is added, his trial and life. , (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Verse in eighteen numbered stanzas; first line: Attend, ye people here conven'd
  • Text of poem in three columns, narrative of Ames' trial and life in two columns below poem; Relief cuts of a coffin (Reilly 1207) and a skull (not in Reilly) flanking title; printed area measures 41.6 x 33.5 cm
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
aas03033683
Dimensions
43 x 36 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 sheet ([1] p.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Restricted to institutions with a site license to the Digital Evans Edition
Level of compression
lossless
Note
Access limited to authenticated Bowdoin College Library users
Other physical details
ill. (relief cuts)
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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