Several poems compiled with great variety of wit and learning, full of delight wherein especially is contained a compleat discourse and description of the four elements, constitutions, ages of man, seasons of the year : together with an exact epitome of the three first monarchies, vis. the Assyrian, Persian, Grecian, and Roman Common Wealth, from its beginning to the end of their last king

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Other titlesTenth muse.
Statementwith divers other pleasant and serious poems, by a Gentlewoman in New England.
ContributionsBradstreet, Anne, 1612?-1672.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationxiii, 233 p.
Number of Pages233
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Open LibraryOL17504942M
OCLC/WorldCa10732849

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