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Revolutionary lyrics manuscript, [17--]
Title
Revolutionary lyrics manuscript, [17--]
Description
Satires written against the organizers of the American Revolution.
1. An historical ballad of the proceedings of a town meeting at Philadelphia, May 24 & 25, 1779 / by Joseph Stansbury (ff. 1r-5v) -- 2. Inscription on a curious chamber lamp in the form of an urn, contrived in such a manner as to make the flame descend instead of rising / by the celebrated B. F. (6r-6v) -- 3. The American times, a poem ... / by Camillo Querno, poet laureat to the Congress [Jonathan Odell] (7r-19v)
Transcription of three poems in the hand of Fisher.
Bound pamphlet style.
In an envelope, 27 cm.
MS Am 1013. Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Creator
Fisher, Joshua , 1707-1783 (compiler.)
Repository
Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University
Date
17uu
Contributor
Odell, Jonathan , 1737-1818
Stansbury, Joseph , 1750-1809
Format
print
1 v. (19 leaves) ; 19 cm.
Language
eng
Type
Text
Poems-United States-18th century.
Satires-United States-18th century.
Commonplace books-United States-18th century.
Poetry
Citation
Fisher, Joshua , 1707-1783 (compiler.), “Revolutionary lyrics manuscript, [17--],” Colonial North American Project at Harvard, accessed September 24, 2017, http://colonialnorthamerican.library.harvard.edu/items/show/12052.