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The Resource Upon the drying up that ancient river, the river Merrymak, (electronic resource)

Upon the drying up that ancient river, the river Merrymak, (electronic resource)

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Upon the drying up that ancient river, the river Merrymak
Title
Upon the drying up that ancient river, the river Merrymak
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Contributor
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Genre
Language
eng
Related
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • B613
  • 39752
  • 480
  • 137
  • 357
  • W6603
Citation source
  • Bristol
  • Shipton & Mooney
  • Ford, W.C. Broadsides
  • Johnson, H.A. New London
  • Wegelin, O. Amer. poetry
  • English Short Title Catalog
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1652-1730
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Sewall, Samuel
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • 1681-1747
  • 1679-1757
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  • Winthrop, John
  • Green, Timothy
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  • Rivers
  • Rivers
  • Merrimack River (N.H. and Mass.)
  • Quinebaug River (Mass. and Conn.)
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Upon the drying up that ancient river, the river Merrymak, (electronic resource)
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Publication
Note
  • In ECCO, Eighteenth Century Collections Online
  • Verse of thirty-six lines; first line: Long did Euphrates make us glad. Signed and dated: January 15. 1719,20. S.S. [i.e., Samuel Sewall]
  • Followed by another poem, entitled, Connecticut's flood, on Merrymak's ebb; first line: And is old Merrymak come to an end? Signed and dated, "Extempore, March 10, 1720,21. Anthropos." Attributed to John Winthrop, of New-London, by M. Halsey Thomas in The diary of Samuel Sewall, New York, 1973, v. 2, p. 1100-1101
  • According to Sewall's diary, an earlier edition of his poem was printed on February 8, 1720/21. No copy is known
  • Imprint suggested by Johnson
  • Printed side by side on sheet; possibly intended to be separated
  • Reproduction of original from Boston Public Library
Control code
ESTCW6603
Dimensions
?0
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unknown
Extent
1 sheet
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Upon the drying up that ancient river, the river Merrymak, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • In ECCO, Eighteenth Century Collections Online
  • Verse of thirty-six lines; first line: Long did Euphrates make us glad. Signed and dated: January 15. 1719,20. S.S. [i.e., Samuel Sewall]
  • Followed by another poem, entitled, Connecticut's flood, on Merrymak's ebb; first line: And is old Merrymak come to an end? Signed and dated, "Extempore, March 10, 1720,21. Anthropos." Attributed to John Winthrop, of New-London, by M. Halsey Thomas in The diary of Samuel Sewall, New York, 1973, v. 2, p. 1100-1101
  • According to Sewall's diary, an earlier edition of his poem was printed on February 8, 1720/21. No copy is known
  • Imprint suggested by Johnson
  • Printed side by side on sheet; possibly intended to be separated
  • Reproduction of original from Boston Public Library
Control code
ESTCW6603
Dimensions
?0
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 sheet
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Reformatting quality
not applicable
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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