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Wheatley, Phillis 1753-1784

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Works: 380 works in 1,076 publications in 1 language and 49,046 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Records and correspondence  Music  Musical settings  Biography  Fiction  History  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Lyricist, Dedicatee
Classifications: PS866, 811.1
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Publications by Phillis Wheatley, published posthumously.
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Poems on various subjects, religious and moral by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
118 editions published between 1773 and 2016 in English and held by 1,349 libraries worldwide
"Wheatley's Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral (London, 1773) is the first book published by an African-American author, and the frontispiece portrait of Wheatley is the only surviving work by the African-American slave artist Scipio Moorhead (born ca. 1750)"--Digital Collections home page
The poems of Phillis Wheatley by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
19 editions published between 1909 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 976 libraries worldwide
Poems and letters of the first significant black American writer who knew no English when she was brought from Africa to Boston as a child in the eighteenth century
American premieres by United States Air Force Band( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 2000 and 2010 in English and held by 948 libraries worldwide
Poems by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
18 editions published between 1773 and 2011 in English and held by 793 libraries worldwide
Xeroxes of five ms. poems by Phillis Wheatley, including one in a letter from Wheatley to Mary Clap Wooster; and a photocopy of Wheatley's "Elegiac poem, on the death of ... George Whitefield" in a pamphlet by Ebenezer Pemberton. Also, five letters from various collections containing references to Wheatley
An elegiac poem, on the death of that celebrated divine, and eminent servant of Jesus Christ, the late reverend and pious George Whitefield by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
59 editions published between 1770 and 2005 in English and held by 253 libraries worldwide
Memoir and poems of Phillis Wheatley, a native African and a slave. Also, Poems by a slave by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
20 editions published between 1833 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 189 libraries worldwide
This volume is a memoir and collection of poems by Phyllis Wheatley, the first African-American poet and first African-American woman to publish her writing in America
Poems of Phillis Wheatley : a native African and a slave by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
3 editions published between 1969 and 2008 in English and held by 173 libraries worldwide
The Negro equalled by few Europeans : translated from the French : to which are added poems on various subjects, moral and entertaining by Joseph Lavallée( Book )
11 editions published in 1801 in English and held by 136 libraries worldwide
Letters of Phillis Wheatley, the Negro-slave poet of Boston by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
10 editions published in 1864 in English and held by 79 libraries worldwide
An elegy, sacred to the memory of the great divine, the Reverend and learned Dr. Samuel Cooper : who departed this life December 29, 1783, aetatis 59. by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
9 editions published in 1784 in English and held by 71 libraries worldwide
Poems and letters by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
12 editions published between 1773 and 1974 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
Liberty and peace : a poem. by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
9 editions published in 1784 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
To the Rev. Mr. Pitkin, on the death of his lady by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
11 editions published in 1772 in English and held by 69 libraries worldwide
To the Hon'ble Thomas Hubbard, Esq ; on the death of Mrs. Thankfull Leonard by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
10 editions published in 1773 in English and held by 68 libraries worldwide
An elegy, to Miss. Mary Moorhead, on the death of her father, the Rev. Mr. John Moorhead by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
9 editions published in 1773 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
Phillis's poem on the death of Mr. Whitefield by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
9 editions published in 1770 in English and held by 67 libraries worldwide
To Mrs. Leonard, on the death of her husband by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
8 editions published in 1771 in English and held by 66 libraries worldwide
The poems of Phillis Wheatley : with letters and a memoir by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in English and held by 58 libraries worldwide
"Born in Africa in 1753, Phillis Wheatley was kidnapped at the age of 7 and sold into slavery. At 19, she became the first black American poet to publish a book, on which this volume is based. Wheatley's elegies and odes offer fascinating glimpses into the origins of African-American literary traditions"--Publisher description
The collected works of Phillis Wheatley by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
10 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 21 libraries worldwide
Presents a collection of writings by nineteenth-century author Phillis Wheatley, the first African-American to publish a book of poetry
Life and works of Phillis Wheatley, containing her complete poetical works, numerous letters, and a complete biography of this famous poet of a century and a half ago by Phillis Wheatley( Book )
6 editions published between 1916 and 1972 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Filis Uitli
Filis Vitli
Peters, Phillis.
Peters, Phillis 1753-1784
Peters, Phillis Wheatley.
Peters, Phillis Wheatley 1753-1784
Phillis Wheatley afroamerikanische Dichterin
Phillis Wheatley Amerikaans dichteres (1753-1784)
Phillis Wheatley amerikansk poet
Phillis Wheatley poetessa statunitense
Wheatley Peter, Phillis 1753-1784
Wheatley, Phyllis.
Wheatley, Phyllis 1753-1784
Уитли, Филлис
Филис Витли
Филис Уитли
פיליס ויטלי
فيليس ويتلي
பில்லிஸ் வீட்லி
フィリス・ウィートレイ
菲麗絲·惠特蕾
菲丽丝·惠特蕾
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English (512)
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