The Poems of Thomas Gray. With Critical Notes, A Life of the Author, And an Essay on His Poetry, By the Rev. John Mitford. Thomas Gray, Rev. John Mitford.

The Poems of Thomas Gray. With Critical Notes, A Life of the Author, And an Essay on His Poetry, By the Rev. John Mitford

London: Printed for White, Cochrane, and Co, 1814. First "Mitford" edition. Leather bound. [clxxxiv]; 271pp. Octavo [22 cm] Brown speckled leather with a gilt tooled spine, a gilt stamped red leather spine label, and double gilt ruled borders on the covers. All edges gilt. Marbled endpapers. With an engraved frontispiece illustration of Thomas Gray from an original painting by Richardson, and another engraved portrait of Thomas Gray following the contents pages. Very good. The boards are concave, and the spine and large sections of the boards are discolored. The spine and covers are also rubbed along the edges and joints. The edges of the endpapers are just a little darkened. The pages are very clean, and the binding is strong. Item #44741

With several poems, both English and Latin, not published in Mr. Mason's Memoirs of His Life.

Price: $200.00

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