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Cato : a tragedy

Author: Joseph Addison; Alexander Pope; Jonathan Mitchell Sewall
Publisher: [Providence] : London, printed : Providence, re-printed and sold by Southwick and Wheeler, at the new Print. Office in the Main Street., M, DCC, LXXIX. [1779]
Series: Early American imprints., First series ;, no. 16689.; Early American imprints., First series ;, no. 19396.
Edition/Format:   Book   Microform : Microfiche : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Plays
Poems
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Addison; Alexander Pope; Jonathan Mitchell Sewall
OCLC Number: 55813530
Notes: "Prologue. By Mr. Pope."--Page [3].
"A new epilogue," p. 58, is a shortened version of A new epilogue to Cato, composed by Jonathan Mitchell Sewall in 1778 for the Bow Street Theater at Portsmouth, N.H., and first printed anonymously in the New Hampshire gazette, Portsmouth, 31 March 1778. Another version was printed as Epilogue to Cato in Sewall's Miscellaneous poems, Portsmouth, 1801, p. 107-110, and still another is reprinted under this title in Occasional addresses, edited by Laurence Hutton and William Carey, New York, Dunlap Society, 1890.
Shipton & Mooney report that the 1780 edition recorded as Evans 16689 is a ghost of the present edition.
Reproduction Notes: Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985]. 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 16689). Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985]. 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 19396).
Description: 59, [1] pages ; 16 cm
Series Title: Early American imprints., First series ;, no. 16689.; Early American imprints., First series ;, no. 19396.
Responsibility: by Mr. Addison. ; [Eight lines in Latin from Seneca].

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