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On The Cover Of John B. Tabb's Late London Volume

John Bannister Tabb 1845 (Amelia County) – 1909 ( Ellicott City)



His eyes are dim;
And so for him,
They thought in London, 'twas enough
To bind his book in blind-man's buff.

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John Bannister Tabb

Father John Banister Tabb (March 22, 1845 – November 19, 1909) was an American poet, Roman Catholic priest, and professor of English. (Although often misspelled as Bannister, the poet's middle name is actually spelled with only one "n", Banister.)  more…

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