Elegy Written in a Country Church-Yard
Gray, Thomas , Agnes Miller Parker(illus.)
Place Published: London
Publisher: Printed for Members of The Limited Editions Club
Date Published: 1938
Edition: Limited edition
Book Id: 27108
SIGNED. 72pp. Small quarto [25.5 cm] Dark green cloth covered boards with a silver stamped title on the spine, and a silver and blind stamped vignette on the front cover. In a green cloth covered slipcase. Very good. The covers are slightly bowed, and the spine is heavily darkened. The spine is also subtly rolled, and there are several very small moisture stains on the spine. The slipcase is in very good condition, with gentle rubbing, scratching and fading. The panels are subtly stained, and there is a small spot on the rear panel. There is a small dent along the spine.
Number 1258 of 1500 copies. Signed by the illustrator, Agnes Miller Parker, on the limitation page. Parker's illustrations for Thomas Gray's poem, "Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard," gained her critical acclaim.