Agnes Miller Parker Illustrates ‘Elegy Written in a Country Church-Yard’

£245.00

Description

Agnes Miller Parker Illustrated Book.

‘Elegy Written in a Country Church-Yard’ by Thomas Gray. 4to. 72pp. Bound in original dark green cloth with silver lettering and a relief design on front cover. Illustrated with Thirty Two fine wood engravings by Agnes Miller Parker. Printed on hand made paper, the original wood black making an impression on the paper. Although signed by illustrator, Agnes Miller Parker, this copy is not numbered and is out of series. On the title page is written ‘Damaged Copy. Out of Series’ I see no obvious damage except on two pages the handmade paper is not perfect and has slight imperfections, being hand made. Condition: The Spine has light sun fading, the sliver relief patternon cover is a little rubbed, otherwise a very good copy, with tight binding.

Size 10 x 7 inches ( 26 x 18cm)

Item details

Publisher: The Limited Editions Club at the Raven Press,
Signed: Yes
Date: 1938
Place: Great Britain
Condition: Very Good
Illustrator: Agnes Miller Parker
Book ID: 6000576

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