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The times; or, the age of ruin. A poem

Author of "A poetical and complimentary epistle to R. Brothers".

The times; or, the age of ruin. A poem

By the author of "A poetical and complimentary epistle to R. Brothers the prophet, and N. B. Halhed, Esq;" &c.

by Author of "A poetical and complimentary epistle to R. Brothers".

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Published by printed for the author, and sold by Vernor and Hood, and Crane and Jones, Liverpool in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1280, no. 20.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination48p.
Number of Pages48
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16857395M

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The times ; or, the age of ruin. A poem: By the author of "A poetical and complimentary epistle to R. Brothers the prophet, and N.B. Halhed, Esq ; " &c. Most scholars believe that the titular ruins are in the present-day city of Bath.

During the time of the poem's composition, however, Bath was the Roman city of Aquae Sulis. Like the poem describes, Aquae Sulis was surrounded by outer walls. Leslie Silko’s witchery poem, “A Long Time Ago House of Ruin,” by Tom Sleigh.

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