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Written in an IVORY BOOK

For the Honourable Miss HAMILTON; To be sent to her MAMMA.

1 No system this of deep devotion,
2 A Book indeed, without a notion:
3 And yet in these fair leaves you'll find
4 An emblem of my tender Mind;
5 Both spotless, ready to receive
6 Each kind impression You shall give.

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Title (in Source Edition): Written in an IVORY BOOK For the Honourable Miss HAMILTON; To be sent to her MAMMA.
Author: Mary Jones
Themes: virtue
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Jones, Mary, d. 1778. Miscellanies in Prose and Verse. By Mary Jones. Oxford: Printed; and delivered by Mr. Dodsley in Pall-Mall, Mr. Clements in Oxford, and Mr. Frederick in Bath, MDCCL., 1750, p. 103. vi,[1],xlv,[1],405p. (ESTC T115196)

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