The Resource A funeral elegy by way of a dialogue; between Death, Soul, Body and Jesus Christ., Composed by Edmund Weld, formerly of Harvard College, who moving hence into Ireland, became a preacher of the gospel at Inniskean, there; who upon the mediation and apprehension of his own death (which was soon after, the second of March 1785 [i.e., 1668]) made this following poem, which was sent hither in a letter from his widow, there living, for the benefit of the people of Massachusetts, in America, (electronic resource)

A funeral elegy by way of a dialogue; between Death, Soul, Body and Jesus Christ., Composed by Edmund Weld, formerly of Harvard College, who moving hence into Ireland, became a preacher of the gospel at Inniskean, there; who upon the mediation and apprehension of his own death (which was soon after, the second of March 1785 [i.e., 1668]) made this following poem, which was sent hither in a letter from his widow, there living, for the benefit of the people of Massachusetts, in America, (electronic resource)

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A funeral elegy by way of a dialogue; between Death, Soul, Body and Jesus Christ.
Title
A funeral elegy by way of a dialogue; between Death, Soul, Body and Jesus Christ.
Statement of responsibility
Composed by Edmund Weld, formerly of Harvard College, who moving hence into Ireland, became a preacher of the gospel at Inniskean, there; who upon the mediation and apprehension of his own death (which was soon after, the second of March 1785 [i.e., 1668]) made this following poem, which was sent hither in a letter from his widow, there living, for the benefit of the people of Massachusetts, in America
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
  • B7619
  • 46101
  • 2603
  • 419
Citation source
  • Bristol
  • Shipton & Mooney
  • Ford, W.C. Broadsides
  • Wegelin, O. Amer. poetry
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1631-1668
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Weld, Edmund
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Jesus Christ
  • Death
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A funeral elegy by way of a dialogue; between Death, Soul, Body and Jesus Christ., Composed by Edmund Weld, formerly of Harvard College, who moving hence into Ireland, became a preacher of the gospel at Inniskean, there; who upon the mediation and apprehension of his own death (which was soon after, the second of March 1785 [i.e., 1668]) made this following poem, which was sent hither in a letter from his widow, there living, for the benefit of the people of Massachusetts, in America, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/46101
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Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Dialogue in verse; first line, spoken by Death: Ho, ho prepare to go with me
  • Several earlier editions of this poem, with varying titles, were printed between 1720 and 1763. For the earliest recorded edition, cf. Bristol B575
  • Dated [1790] by Ford and Bristol. However, the Hampshire chronicle was published by a series of printers, from March 6, 1787, to September 6, 1796, and no evidence has been found to support a particular year of publication
  • Parentheses substituted for square brackets in title and imprint transcriptions
  • Text in three columns
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000333316
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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.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000333316
Label
A funeral elegy by way of a dialogue; between Death, Soul, Body and Jesus Christ., Composed by Edmund Weld, formerly of Harvard College, who moving hence into Ireland, became a preacher of the gospel at Inniskean, there; who upon the mediation and apprehension of his own death (which was soon after, the second of March 1785 [i.e., 1668]) made this following poem, which was sent hither in a letter from his widow, there living, for the benefit of the people of Massachusetts, in America, (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/evans/46101
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series I: Evans, 1639-1800
  • Dialogue in verse; first line, spoken by Death: Ho, ho prepare to go with me
  • Several earlier editions of this poem, with varying titles, were printed between 1720 and 1763. For the earliest recorded edition, cf. Bristol B575
  • Dated [1790] by Ford and Bristol. However, the Hampshire chronicle was published by a series of printers, from March 6, 1787, to September 6, 1796, and no evidence has been found to support a particular year of publication
  • Parentheses substituted for square brackets in title and imprint transcriptions
  • Text in three columns
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Control code
000333316
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.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000333316

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