The Resource The penitential tyrant; : a juvenile poem, in two cantos. : To which is prefixed, compendious memoirs of the author., By Thomas Branagan, author of "Preliminary essay on slavery, " "Avenia, " &c. Late slave-holder from Africa, and planter from Antigua; who, from conscientious motives, relinquished a lucrative situation he held in that island; and now publishes to the world the tragical scenes he daily witnessed, and the infinite goodness of the Almighty in giving him fortitude to forsake and iniquitious employ. ; [Two lines of verse], (electronic resource)

The penitential tyrant; : a juvenile poem, in two cantos. : To which is prefixed, compendious memoirs of the author., By Thomas Branagan, author of "Preliminary essay on slavery, " "Avenia, " &c. Late slave-holder from Africa, and planter from Antigua; who, from conscientious motives, relinquished a lucrative situation he held in that island; and now publishes to the world the tragical scenes he daily witnessed, and the infinite goodness of the Almighty in giving him fortitude to forsake and iniquitious employ. ; [Two lines of verse], (electronic resource)

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The penitential tyrant; : a juvenile poem, in two cantos. : To which is prefixed, compendious memoirs of the author.
Title
The penitential tyrant;
Title remainder
a juvenile poem, in two cantos. : To which is prefixed, compendious memoirs of the author.
Statement of responsibility
By Thomas Branagan, author of "Preliminary essay on slavery, " "Avenia, " &c. Late slave-holder from Africa, and planter from Antigua; who, from conscientious motives, relinquished a lucrative situation he held in that island; and now publishes to the world the tragical scenes he daily witnessed, and the infinite goodness of the Almighty in giving him fortitude to forsake and iniquitious employ. ; [Two lines of verse]
Creator
Contributor
Engraver
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Additional physical form
Microform version available in the Readex Early American Imprints series.
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
MWA
Citation location within source
8077
Citation source
Shaw & Shoemaker
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1774-1843
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Branagan, Thomas
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1688-1744
  • ca. 1747-1815
  • 1776-1841
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pope, Alexander
  • Barralet, John James
  • Edwin, David
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Branagan, Thomas
  • Slavery
  • Slavery
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The penitential tyrant; : a juvenile poem, in two cantos. : To which is prefixed, compendious memoirs of the author., By Thomas Branagan, author of "Preliminary essay on slavery, " "Avenia, " &c. Late slave-holder from Africa, and planter from Antigua; who, from conscientious motives, relinquished a lucrative situation he held in that island; and now publishes to the world the tragical scenes he daily witnessed, and the infinite goodness of the Almighty in giving him fortitude to forsake and iniquitious employ. ; [Two lines of verse], (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/8077
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Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • Text probably intended for older children and young adults
  • Frontispiece signed: Barralet del. Edwin sc
  • Wood-engraving, p. [xlii], signed: James Poupard, sculp
  • Error in paging: p. 81 misnumbered 91
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Contents
Introduction -- Compendius memoirs, &c. -- A short account of poor Joseph -- The penitential tyrant; a juvenile poem, in three cantos -- Appendix. Messiah: a sacred ecologue, in imitation of Virgil's Pollio
Control code
000336891
Dimensions
16 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
liii, [2], 56-122, [2] p., [1] leaf of plates
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000336891
Label
The penitential tyrant; : a juvenile poem, in two cantos. : To which is prefixed, compendious memoirs of the author., By Thomas Branagan, author of "Preliminary essay on slavery, " "Avenia, " &c. Late slave-holder from Africa, and planter from Antigua; who, from conscientious motives, relinquished a lucrative situation he held in that island; and now publishes to the world the tragical scenes he daily witnessed, and the infinite goodness of the Almighty in giving him fortitude to forsake and iniquitious employ. ; [Two lines of verse], (electronic resource)
Link
https://go.openathens.net/redirector/upsem.edu?url=http://opac.newsbank.com/select/shaw/8077
Publication
Note
  • Part of the library digital collection of Early American Imprints, Series II: Shaw-Shoemaker, 1801-1819
  • Text probably intended for older children and young adults
  • Frontispiece signed: Barralet del. Edwin sc
  • Wood-engraving, p. [xlii], signed: James Poupard, sculp
  • Error in paging: p. 81 misnumbered 91
Antecedent source
file reproduced from microform
Color
mixed
Contents
Introduction -- Compendius memoirs, &c. -- A short account of poor Joseph -- The penitential tyrant; a juvenile poem, in three cantos -- Appendix. Messiah: a sacred ecologue, in imitation of Virgil's Pollio
Control code
000336891
Dimensions
16 cm.
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
liii, [2], 56-122, [2] p., [1] leaf of plates
File format
multiple file formats
Form of item
electronic
Level of compression
lossless
Other physical details
ill.
Quality assurance targets
absent
Reformatting quality
access
Reproduction note
Electronic text and image data.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(Sirsi) 000336891

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