Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral

by Phillis Wheatley
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Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral

Well, the publication of Wheatley's collection of poems was highly unusual because she was only the second woman to be published in what would soon become the United States of America. Further, no...

Latest answer posted November 1, 2019, 9:08 pm (UTC)

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Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral

The first important point to make is that the poem "A Rebus" is not by Phillis Wheatley. It is marked "by I.B." (now generally believed to be James Bowdoin, for whom Bowdoin College was named) and...

Latest answer posted November 3, 2019, 7:46 pm (UTC)

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Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral

We can only address one question per posting, so I will address the second in your list. Please feel free to post the others separately, and we will be happy to help you with them. In "To the Right...

Latest answer posted November 2, 2019, 8:54 pm (UTC)

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