A poem, occasioned by the sudden and surprising death of Mr. Asa Burt, of Granville who was mortally wounded by falling a tree, on the 28th of January, 1774, in the 37th year of his age, and expired in a few hours after he received the wound. by Lemuel Haynes

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  • Burt, Asa, -- 1737-1774.

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Other titlesAwake my drousy muse within.
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 42673.
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Pagination1 sheet ([1] p.)
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A poem, occasioned by the sudden and surprising death of Mr. Asa Burt, of Granville: who was mortally wounded by falling a tree, on the 28th of January,in the 37th year of his age, and expired in a few hours after he received the wound.

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by Lemuel Haynes 2 editions - first published in A Poem, Occasioned by the Sudden and Surprising Death of Mr. Asa Burt, of Granville: Who Was Mortally Wounded by Falling a Tree, on the 28th of January,in the 37th Year of His Age, and Expired in a Few Hours After He Received of Granville book Wound.

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