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Excerpt from Attempts in Verse, on Various Subjects Offspring of Silence and of old Decay, Thou of the moveless form, and evil eye, Upon thy shrine - albeit unwillingly, These my novitiate verses do I lay And reason good such homage I should pay, For they yvere breathed by one Whose youthful flame, The restless night, and day of added pain, Have quenched - for thirty moons their mark and prey Author: George Henry Smith.

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Without any Assistance from School Education, and by only what she was taught in the Family, she, in sixteen Months Time from her Arrival, attained the English Language, to which she was an utter Stranger before, to such a Degree, as to read any, the most difficult Parts of the Sacred Writings.

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Published through the efforts of writer Walker Percy (who also contributed a foreword) and Toole's mother, Thelma, the book became first a cult classic, then a mainstream success; it earned Toole a posthumous Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in Author: John Kennedy Toole.

When Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral by Phillis Wheatley was published init marked several significant was the first book by a slave to be published in the Colonies, and only the third book by a woman in the American colonies to be published.

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Geneva Study Bible. Let us be glad and rejoice, and give honour to him: for the marriage of the Lamb is come, and his wife hath {7} made herself ready. (7) Namely, to that holy marriage, both herself in person in this verse, and also provided by her spouse with marriage gifts princely and divine, is adorned and prepared in the next verse.

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