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Poems by Phillis Wheatley, "An Address to the Atheist" and "An Address to the Deist," 1767

Poems by Phillis Wheatley, "An Address to the Atheist" and "An Address to the Deist," 1767

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    This document contains copies of two poems written in 1767 by Phillis Wheatley:  "An Address to the Atheist," and "An Address to the Deist."  The poems exhort atheists and deists to turn aside from their godlessness and embrace Christianity.

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