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Gray, Thomas.  Gray's elegy. Boston: The Bibliophile Society, 1912. 8vo (26.4 cm, 10.39"). 28 pp.; 2 plts., illus.
$100.00

The beloved poem, here in => one of 469 copies printed for members of the Bibliophile Society. The title-page and text were copper-engraved by Arthur N. Macdonald and the volume's => nine lovely, appropriate illustrations are W.H.W. Bicknell's, each signed by the artist. According to the limitation statement, "all the plates have been destroyed."
        Provenance: From the library of Robert L. Sadoff, M.D., sans indicia.

Original mottled calf, covers framed on three sides in double gilt fillets, spine with vertical gilt-stamped title, top edge gilt; spine gently sunned, sides and corners showing light shelf-wear. Front pastedown with recent pencilled annotations, no other markings; heavy-paper leaves and engravings very clean and crisp. => A handsome production.  (41563)   Please RESHELVE This.


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