Poetic gift : containing Mrs. Barbauld's hymns, in verse / by Mary Belson .
|Main Author:||Elliott, Mary, 1794?-1870.|
|Related Names:||Barbauld Mrs 1743-1825.|
New Haven : Printed and published by S. Babcock, [ca. 1840]
Religious poetry, Children's.
Chapbooks > Connecticut > New Haven > 19th century
Includes 11 woodcuts.
First sentence: "The Sun's bright beams that cheer the sight, And make all nature look so gay, The Moon, who, in the gloom of night, Kindly emits her silver ray; The Whale, great monster of the sea, And Elephant, so great on land, The Worm, which creeps so sluggishly--All spring from a superior hand."
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Mrs. Barbauld's prose hymns set into verse by Mary Elliott.
24 p. :
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