The hermit. A poem


The hermit. A poem


Parnell, Thomas, 1679-1718.


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The hermit. A poem Parnell, Thomas, 1679-1718. 8p. ; 8⁰. [Germantown, Pa.? :: Printed by Christopher Sower?, 1756?]

Note: Verse of 230 lines; first line: Far in a wild, unknown to public view.

Note: Caption title.

Note: Attributed to Thomas Parnell in the Dictionary of national biography.

Note: Hildeburn and Evans supply the imprint: Philadelphia : Printed by James Chattin, 1753. However, the American Antiquarian Society copy was found bound with and resembles in appearance William Law's The nature and design of Christianity (Evans 7814) and Fénelon's The uncertainity of a death-bed repentance (Evans 7656). Law's work has the imprint: Germantown: Printed by Christopher Sower, 1756.

Note: Reproduction of original from the British Library.

Note: Evans, 7084

Note: Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 1307

Note: English Short Title Catalog, ESTCW20438.

Note: Electronic data. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. Page image (PNG). Digitized image of the microfilm version produced in Woodbridge, CT by Research Publications, 1982-2002 (later known as Primary Source Microfilm, an imprint of the Gale Group).

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