The Poetical Works of Thomas Gray. Thomas Gray, John Mitford.

The Poetical Works of Thomas Gray

Illustrated by Foster, Birket Hardcover, Frankfort, NY: James Miller, Publisher, 1874. Very Good. No printing date given, previous owner inscription on free endpaper dated June 30, 1874 so presumably no later than 1874. 12mo, pp cxix, 128. The first 119 pages of this book are a biography of life of Thomas Gray by John Mitford. The remaining 128 pages are Gray's poetry. Bound in full leather with 5 raised bands on the spine, gold spine titles, marbled endpapers, and all page edges gilded. Three previous owner names on free endpapers. Illustrated with 10 full page black and white drawings, including the frontispiece. Minor shelfwear to binding. Corners gently rubbed. Rear hinge cracked, binding sound. Text and illustrations mostly clean with only very occasional spotting or soiling. Illustrations retain their tissue guards. Ships same or next business day well protected in a box. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 128 pages. [Item #79671]

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