A Poem composed July 4, 1783
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A Poem composed July 4, 1783 being a day of general rejoicing, for the happy restoration of peace and independence to the United States of America.

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Published by s.n. in [United States .
Written in English


  • Patriotic poetry.

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Edition Notes

Other titlesYe sacred nine assist my muse to celebrate the birth.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 44441.
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14587633M

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