The Resource A Few lines composed on the Dark Day, of May 19, 1780, (electronic resource)

A Few lines composed on the Dark Day, of May 19, 1780, (electronic resource)

Label
A Few lines composed on the Dark Day, of May 19, 1780
Title
A Few lines composed on the Dark Day, of May 19, 1780
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
  • B5087
  • 43800
  • 43797
  • 2268
  • 586
Citation source
  • Bristol
  • Shipton & Mooney
  • Shipton & Mooney
  • Ford, W.C. Broadsides
  • Wegelin, O. Amer. poetry
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Curiosities and wonders
  • Disasters
  • Forest fires
  • Repentance
Label
A Few lines composed on the Dark Day, of May 19, 1780, (electronic resource)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Verse in twenty-two numbered stanzas; first line: Let us adore, and bow before, the sovereign Lord of might
  • The darkness which extended over much of New England was presumably the result of smoke and ashes from a forest fire, trapped in the atmosphere by excessive moisture. Cf. Bumgardner, G.B. American broadsides, 1971, no. 57
  • Text in two columns; printed area measures 29.5 x 15.2 cm. With printers' ornaments separating title from text and at the foot of the second column. In the present edition, the title appears in two lines, the second beginning with the word "of."
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000302889
Dimensions
35 x 22 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 sheet ([1] p.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
  • Electronic text and image data.
  • Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000302889
Label
A Few lines composed on the Dark Day, of May 19, 1780, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Verse in twenty-two numbered stanzas; first line: Let us adore, and bow before, the sovereign Lord of might
  • The darkness which extended over much of New England was presumably the result of smoke and ashes from a forest fire, trapped in the atmosphere by excessive moisture. Cf. Bumgardner, G.B. American broadsides, 1971, no. 57
  • Text in two columns; printed area measures 29.5 x 15.2 cm. With printers' ornaments separating title from text and at the foot of the second column. In the present edition, the title appears in two lines, the second beginning with the word "of."
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000302889
Dimensions
35 x 22 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 sheet ([1] p.)
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
  • Electronic text and image data.
  • Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000302889

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