An elegy written in a country churchyard.
London. Adam and Charles Black, .
Quarto. 75pp, . With eight tipped-in full colour plates by G. F. Nicholls. Original publisher's pictorial green cloth, pictorial dustwrapper. A fine copy.
An attractively illustrated edition of Thomas Gray's (1716-1771) magnum opus, an elegiac meditation on death, first published in 1751. Remarkably, this copy is protected by the evocative original art- nouveau dustwrapper, itself in fine condition.£ 250.00 Antiquates Ref: 23908