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Title
An elegy on the death of Mr. Bennet, and Miss Worsfold
Elegy written in the year 1768
Name/Creator
Jackson, William, d. 1795, printer.
Fletcher, James, 1710-1795, bookseller.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:1255020 
Location
Houghton

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Oxford
Place of Origin
London : Sold by J. Fletcher in the Turl, and J. Fletcher and Co. in St. Paul's Church Yard
Publisher
Printed by W. Jackson
Language
English
Description
19, [1] p. ; 27 cm.
Form/Genre
text

Elegiac poetry.

print
Subject
Smallpox -- Vaccination -- Poetry ;  Smallpox -- Vaccination -- Complications -- England

Category
Fiction and Literature

Inoculation

Note
Miss Worsfold died of a smallpox inocculation administered by Mr. Bennet, a surgeon and her betrothed, who died shortly after.

Six lines of poetry by Pope on t.p.

Signatures: [A]⁴-C².


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