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Creator:
Gray, Thomas, 1716-1771, author.
Title(s):

An elegy written in a country churchyard / by Thomas Gray.

Published/Created:
London : Sampson Low, Son, and Marston, Crown Buildings, Fleet Street, 1869.
Physical Description:
[3], 5-15 leaves, [18] leaves of plates : color illustrations ; 26 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR3502 E5 1869 Copy 1
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Rare Books and Manuscripts
PR3502 .E5 1869 Copy 2
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Rosemarie Haag Bletter and Martin Filler
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes facsimile of the author's manuscript, "the autograph at Pembroke House, Cambridge, being manifestly a fair copy made by the poet ..."
With chromolithographs printed by Cooper, Clay, & Co., after drawings by Robert Barnes, R.P. Leitch, E.M. Wimperis, and Charles Joseph Staniland.
Selected exhibitions: "Color Printing in England, 1486-1870" (Yale Center for British Art, 20 April-25 June, 1978).
BAC: British Art Center copy 1 bound in publisher's original blue cloth, stamped in gold and black.
BAC: British Art Center copy 2 bound in publisher's original blue cloth, stamped in gold and black. Inscribed to Annie, from Aunt Lucy, July 5, 1873.
Subject Terms:
Cooper, Clay, & Co. -- Printer.
Elegaic poetry, English.
English poetry.
Form/Genre:
Poems.
Chromolithographs -- 1869.
Contributors:
Sampson Low, Son & Marston, publisher.
Barnes, Robert, 1840-1895, illustrator.
Leitch, R. P. (Richard Pettigrew), illustrator.
Wimperis, Edmund Morrison, 1835-1900, illustrator.
Staniland, Charles Joseph, 1838-1916, illustrator.
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