Early American Poetry: Selections from Bradstreet, Taylor, Dwight, Freneau, and Bryant
Jane Donahue Eberwein, Anne Bradstreet
University of Wisconsin Press, 1978 - Poetry - 383 pages
Here is the first major-figure anthology of American poetry of the colonial and early national periods, an indispensable volume for both students and scholars of American literature and civilization.
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THREE Timothy Dwight ( 1752-1817 ) SEVERAL GENERATIONS after Edward Taylor , Connecticut Valley Calvinism found another poetic spokesman in Timothy Dwight , better known for his success as president of Yale but remembered as well for ...
At all times , Timothy Dwight spoke as the champion of New England Congregationalism : the Calvinist faith he had inherited from his Puritan forebears and the high standards of Christian morality based on that faith .
Selections from Bradstreet, Taylor, Dwight, Freneau, and Bryant Jane Donahue Eberwein, Anne Bradstreet. imagination in proportion to his ambition ; instead he had talent , a message , and a boundless capacity for hard work -- better ...
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ANNE BRADSTREET 16121672
From the Andover Manuscript
EDWARD TAYLOR 1642?1729
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