"A Poem on the Death of Charles Eliot, aged 12 Months."
Written by Phillis Wheatley, 1 September 1772.
Manuscript Collection, Massachusetts Historical Society.


A VARIANT version of this 1772 manuscript poem in Phillis Wheatley's hand was published as "A Funeral POEM on the Death of C.E. an Infant of Twelve Months" in Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral (London: 1773). The published edition contained 39 of Wheatley's poems.


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