JONATHAN MITCHELL SEWALL
\d͡ʒˈɒnəθən mˈɪt͡ʃə͡l sˈuːɔːl], \dʒˈɒnəθən mˈɪtʃəl sˈuːɔːl], \dʒ_ˈɒ_n_ə_θ_ə_n m_ˈɪ_tʃ_əl s_ˈuː_ɔː_l]\
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An American poet; born at Salem, Mass., 1748; died at Portsmouth, N. H., March 29, 1808. During the Revolutionary war he wrote a ballad, "War and Washington", which was very popular; in his epilogue (1780) to Addison's "Cato" occur the lines "No pent-up Utica contracts your powers"; his "Miscellaneous Poems" were collected and published in 1801.
By Charles Dudley Warner
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