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Divine poems and essays, on various subjects

Maria De Fleury

Divine poems and essays, on various subjects

in two parts

by Maria De Fleury

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Published by Printed by Thomas H. Burnton in New-York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Maria De Fleury
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 6137
ContributionsLee, Richard
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination288 p.
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15044800M

As with Poems on Various Subjects, however, the American populace would not support one of its most noted poets. (The first American edition of this . Gilbert K. Chesterton wrote a prodigious number of poems and essays on various subjects, and wrote exceedingly well. For more information, check the American Chesterton Society website. I was introduced to G. K. Chesterton through his being frequently quoted by the “spiritual entertainer” Alan Watts. The Sonnets, Triumphs, and Other Poems of Petrarch; Shirley; Das Märchen von dem Myrtenfräulein; The Rape of Lucrece; Tales from Shakespeare; The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse; Finnegan's Wake; Les contemplations; Wounds in the Rain; Between the Acts; Essays on Various Subjects; Poems; Ein Mann; Orlando Furioso; Divine Comedy, Cary's. The Divine Comedy summary. Dante’s “The Divine Comedy” is a trilogy of poems describing three realms of the of the three books in “The Divine Comedy” symbolize an afterlife station, “Inferno” representing hell, “Purgatorio” representing purgatory and “Parasido” representing paradise. The story is told in the first person, and is originally written in.

Phillis Wheatley publishes her volume Poems on Various Subjects Religious and Moral, the first book published by a former American slave. Wheatley has to publish the book in London, as no American publisher would accept the book. Recorded by Duncan Emrich and Rae Korson at the Library of Congress. () composes Divine Songs for.


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[Maria De Fleury; Richard Lee]. The Divine Poems (Oxford English Texts) by Jonn Donne (Author), Helen Gardner (Editor) out of 5 stars 4 ratings. ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important. ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the Cited by: Groundbreaking in its time for many reasons.

If you read poetry, you should read this. I especially loved "Thoughts on the Works of Providence", and "To the Right Honourable William Earl of Dartmouth, His Majesty's Principal Secretary of State for North America, etc." - a reminder that these poems were written during a time of tremendous social conflict, only a few years before /5(28).

When Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral by Phillis Wheatley was published init marked several significant was the first book by a slave to be published in the Colonies, and only the third book by a woman in.

User Review - Flag as inappropriate Phillis Wheatley Phillis wheatley was the first African-American woman poet and is one the most famous Africans on the earth.

Her work is highly looked upon today, as it marks the beginning of the genre of African-American literature. Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral features 39 of Wheatley’s poems and is what /5(2).

Frontispiece portrait from ZSR Library’s first edition of Phillis Wheatley’s Poems. on various subjects book Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral is the first published volume of poetry by an African-American author.

This fact in itself would make the book significant, but Phillis Wheatley’s Poems has a complicated and fascinating history of its own. Readers of the first edition. Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral book. Read 16 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5.

Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral by Phillis Wheatley POEMS ON VARIOUS SUBJECTS, RELIGIOUS AND MORAL. Book VI, and from a View Feels himself shelter'd from the wrath divine. On IMAGINATION. THY various works, imperial queen, we see, How bright their forms.

how deck'd with pomp. Poems on Various Subjects: Religious and Moral: Phillis Wheatley: These 39 poems form the first book of verse by an African-American author. CONTENTS: Bibliographic Record Preface: LONDON: A. BELL, NEW YORK: Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral by Phillis Wheatley, Negro Servant to Mr.

John Wheatley, of Boston, in New England (published 1 September ) is a collection of 39 poems written by Phillis Wheatley the first professional African-American woman poet in America and the first African-American woman Divine poems and essays writings were : Phillis Wheatley.

Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral Homework Help Questions. What does the poem "A Rebus" by Phillis Wheatley mean. A rebus is commonly defined as a pictorial depiction of a word or a. Phillis Wheatley (–).Poems on Various Subjects.

To a Clergyman on the Death of his Lady. Maria De Fleury (fl. –) was a London Baptist poet, hymnist and polemicist descended from French is known of her private life. The placing of her birth at and her death at are highly uncertain.

Life and work. De Fleury is thought to have been a schoolteacher before moving to 2 City Mews, White Cross Street, Islington, and then to nearby. This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation.

Other articles where Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral is discussed: African American literature: Antebellum literature: enslaved in Boston, dedicated her Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral (), the first African American book, to proving that “Negros, black as Cain,” were not inherently inferior to whites in matters of the spirit and thus could “join.

Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral was printed in London in ; it is the first collection of poetry written by an African American to be published. Three months before Susanna Wheatley died in she manumitted (freed) Phillis Wheatley.3/5(3). Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral is the collection of poems produced by a nineteen-year-old Colonial American slave, Phillis Wheatley, the.

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Her Divine Poems, and Essays on Various Subjects, is dated From this are taken, (1) "Thou soft flowing Kedron, by thy silver stream" (Sufferings and Glory of Christ), from which hymn the cento "O garden of Olivet, dear honour'd spot" is derived; and (2) "Ye angels who [that] stand round the throne," (Heaven Desired).

Niobe in Distress for her Children slain by Apollo, from Ovid's Metamorphoses, Book VI. and from a View of the Painting of Mr.

Richard Wilson: To S. a young African Painter, on seeing his Works: To his Honour the Lieutenant-Governor, on the Death of his Lady: A Farewel to America: A Rebus by I.

“On Virtue” was published in Wheatley’s book Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral (A. Bell, ). Poems on various subjects, religious and moral; Poems of Experience; Jerusalem Delivered; The Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1; The Divine Comedy by Dante, Illustrated, Paradise, Volume 2; O May I Join the Choir Invisible.

Adonais; Wordsworth; Poems; A selection from the lyrical poems of Robert Herrick; The Spirit of Place and Other Essays. The following are the 39 poems that appear in Phillis Wheatley’s book “Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral”. To Maecenas.

MAECENAS, you, beneath the myrtle shade, Read o’er what poets sung, and shepherds play’d. (continue reading) On Virtue. O Thou bright jewel in my aim I strive To comprehend thee. Thine own words declare. POEMS ON VARIOUS SUBJECTS Author Coleridge, Samuel Taylor, [and Charles Lamb] Book condition Used Quantity available 1 Binding Hardcover Publisher Printed for G.

and J. Robinsons, and J. Cottel, Bookseller, Bristol Place of Publication London Date Author: Coleridge, Samuel Taylor, [And Charles Lamb].

Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral ()was the first book of poetry published by an African-American. Wheatley was years-old at the time. Wheatley was years-old at the time.

On returning to Boston, however, Wheatley discovered a gravely-ill Mrs. Wheatley. Her Divine Poems, and Essays on Various Subjects, is dated From this are taken, (1) "Thou soft flowing Kedron, by thy silver stream" (Sufferings and Glory of Christ), from which hymn the cento "O garden of Olivet, dear hono.

The Divine Comedy summary. Dante’s “The Divine Comedy” is a trilogy of poems describing three realms of the afterlife. Each of the three books in “The Divine Comedy” symbolize an afterlife station, “Inferno” representing hell, “Purgatorio” representing purgatory and “Parasido” representing paradise.

The story is told in the first person, and is originally written in. Wheatley, Phillis (–05 December ), poet and cultivator of the epistolary writing style, was born in Gambia, Africa, probably along the fertile low lands of the Gambia was enslaved as a child of seven or eight and sold in Boston to John and Susanna Wheatley on 11 July The horrors of the middle passage likely contributed to her persistent trouble with.

Title-level URLs sorted by author. This table lists individual urls for each text in the Women Writers Online collection, sorted by author’s last name. (Note that these are not the actual URLs for the texts, but aliases which redirect to the actual text.).

Sermons On Various Subjects, Divine and Moral. Logic, or The Right Use Of Reason In the Inquiry After Truth Philosophical Essays On Various Subjects. The Doctrine Of the Passions Explained and Improved. Horæ Lyricæ Poems, Chiefly Of the Lyric Kind In Three Books By I Watts, Dd.

The Beauties Of the Late Rev Dr Isaac Watts. Early Cultural Writings Early essays and other prose writings on literature, education, art and other cultural subjects. The volume includes The Harmony of Virtue, Bankim Chandra Chatterji, essays on Kalidasa and the Mahabharata, The National Value of Art, Conversations of the Dead, the "Chandernagore Manuscript", book reviews, "Epistles from Abroad", Bankim – Tilak –.

Poems About Death essays look into one of the most frequently explored themes in poetry. Poems about death are often studied in literature courses. Poetery is very difficult to understand so if you need help with explicating a poem or series of poems about death, let us know and our writers can help you understand any poem that is assigned to you.

Book illustrations Poems on various subjects, religious and moral / Phillis Wheatley. London: Printed for A. Bell, bookseller, Aldgate,frontispiece. An elegiac poem, on the death of that celebrated divine, and eminent servant of Jesus Christ.

InPhillis and Mr. Wheatley’s son Nathaniel journeyed to London and were welcomed by several dignitaries there, including Benjamin Franklin. Her book Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral was published in by Englishman Archibald Bell.

The first American edition of this volume was not published until two years after. Transported as a slave from West Africa to America when just a child, Phillis Wheatley published in at the age of twenty her *Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral*.

Vincent Carretta takes a look at the remarkable life of the first ever African-American woman to. A holy, sacred, and divine roll and book from the Lord God of Heaven, to the inhabitants of earth: revealed in the United Society at New Lebanon, County of Columbia, State of New-York, United States of America: read and understand all ye in mortal clay: in two parts / (Canterbury, N.H.: Printed in the United Society, ), by Philemon.

Transported as a slave from West Africa to America when just a child, Phillis Wheatley published in at the age of twenty her Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral. Vincent Carretta takes a look at the remarkable life of the first ever African-American woman to be published.

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By: John Donne () John Donne was an English Jacobean preacher, sometime lawyer, later in life a Member of Parliament and Royal Chaplain.

Marrying for love against the wishes of his influential father-in-law; Donne's career was cast into shadow: forcing him to support his wife, Anne, as best he might under a specter of unforgiving penury.Clue: ''Divine Poems'' author. We have 1 answer for the clue ''Divine Poems'' author.

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The book includes many elegies as well as poems on Christian themes; it also includes poems dealing with race, such as the often-anthologized "On Being Brought from Africa to America." She returned to America in