Challenge of the riding-whips: A New-Year's ballad

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Title
Challenge of the riding-whips: A New-Year's ballad
Subtitle
A New-Year's ballad
Series
Harris Broadsides
Contributors
Houghton, G. W. W. (George Washington Wright), 1850-1891 (creator)
Date Issued
1884
Keywords
Poetry
Ghosts in literature
Notes
Written expressly for the New-Year's number of The Hub, by author of "The legend of St. Olaf's Kirk."
At head of text prose paragraph about ballad's setting, the Morris Mansion, Port Morris, N.Y. in 1817 just after the death of Gouverneur Morris.
Poem in 39 four-line stanzas.
At end of text on page [4]: Office of "The Hub," 323 Pearl-street, New-York, New-Year's Day, 1884.
Author's name not on item; Houghton was author of The legend of St. Olaf's Kirk.
Extent
4 p. ; 21 x 14 cm.
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Citation

Houghton, G. W. W. (George Washington Wright), "Challenge of the riding-whips: A New-Year's ballad " (1884). Harris Broadsides. Brown Digital Repository. Brown University Library. https://repository.library.brown.edu/studio/item/bdr:275592/

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