POEM, BY GUY BRYAN SCHOTT, AND THE VALEDICTORY ORATION, BY DONALD G. MITCHELL. PRONOUNCED BEFORE SENIOR CLASS OF YALE COLLEGE, JULY 7, 1841. PUBLISHED BY REQUEST OF THE CLASS.

New Haven: Hamlen, 1841. 48pp, dbd, light scattered foxing. Very Good. Donald Grant Mitchell is Ik Marvel, who graduated from Yale in 1841 and was an editor of the Yale Literary Magazine. This piece, his first published work [other than whatever of his may have appeared in the Literary Magazine], appeared in two formats: this offering, and alone. BAL says priority is unclear. BAL 13920 B. Not in AI. Sabin 77913 [confusing the collation with that of the separate issue]. Item #10668

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