Shipwreck! [electronic resource] : A memorial account of the unfortunate and distressing catastrophe of Capt. Samuel Soper and his crew, of the brig Ardent, from Boston, who were shipwrecked on the sorrowful night of the 28th of September, 1823, on their passage home, from a whaling voyage to the Western-Islands ... Which melancholy event gave rise to the following poetical reflections. / By Seth T. Hurd
- Hurd, Seth T.
- [Boston?] : [publisher not identified], [1873?]
- Physical Description:
- 1 sheet (1 unnumbered page) ; 44 x 29 cm
- Verse in thirty-nine stanzas; first lines: Some angel guide me while I write the sorrows of that dismal night.
An edition catalogued in the Harvard University online catalogue, An edition with three exclamation points after "Shipwreck" in the title is dated [Boston?, 1824?] in the Harvard University online catalogue. This later edition was possibly issued for the fiftieth anniversary of the shipwreck.
Text in three columns; printed area, including ornamental border, measures 39.3 x 23.3 cm.
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- Reproduction Note:
- Electronic text and image data. [Chester, Vt. : Readex, a division of Newsbank, Inc., 2005. Includes files in TIFF, GIF and PDF formats with inclusion of keyword searchable text. (American broadsides and ephemera. First series ; no. 13366).
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