The Poems of Mr. Gray. To which are prefixed Memoirs of His Life and Writings by W(illiam) Mason, M.A.
Place Published: London
Publisher: Hughs for J. Dodsley and J. Todd
Date Published: 1775
Description: The Second Edition. Frontispiece portrait. 416, 109pp. 4to, contemporary calf; worn, hinges reinforced. London: H. Hughs for J. Dodsley and J. Todd, 1775. Good.
Comments: "Elegy Written in a County Churchyard," other poems, and an extensive selection from correspondence, edited by his devoted disciple. Like Gray's few yet striking lyrics, "his letters are all but the best in the best age of letter-writing." DAB 470. Lowndes 931.Binding: hardcover
Book ID: 17101