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Designs by Mr. R. Bentley, for six poems by Mr. T. Gray.

Thomas Gray

Designs by Mr. R. Bentley, for six poems by Mr. T. Gray.

by Thomas Gray

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Published by printed for R. Dodsley in London .
Written in English


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ContributionsBentley, Richard, 1708-1782.
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Open LibraryOL19885872M

Oct 06,  · The artistic achievement of Bentley which most attracted the attention of his friends was the set of drawings furnished by him for the fine edition of Gray's poems printed by Walpole in ('Designs by Mr. Richard Bentley for Six Poems by Mr. T. Gray,' , fol., with the text). It was an enormous success and propelled Gray to the forefront of his contemporaries. Elegy would become the most celebrated and oft-quoted poem of the 18th century. In , the first collection of Gray's poems, Designs by Mr. R. Bentley for Six Poems by Mr. T. Gray, was published and.

This image is from the collection of For more coloring pages, visit hankins-farms.com hankins-farms.com Instagram: @clark_library. Walpole immediately suppressed the half finished plate of Grey's portrait, engraved from the painting by Eckhardt in Walpole's possession, and Dodsley's edition of Gray's poems obliquely entitled Designs by Mr. R. Bentley for Six Poems by Mr. T. Gray appeared with Muller's engravings of Bentley's plates, but without the offending portrait. At.

Imprint Sources An elegy, wrote in a country Church yard / Thomas Gray, Gray, Thomas: Designs by Mr. R. Bentley, for six poems by Mr. T. Gray. - Gray, Thomas: Designs for six poems. - The book unbound: material cultures of reading and collecting, c. – Frontispiece, Head and Tail Vignette to Thomas Gray’s ‘Ode on a Distant Prospect of Eton College’, lwlpr, originally published in Designs by Mr. R. Bentley, for six poems by Mr. T. Gray (London: Dodsley, ), pasted in Description of the Villa of.


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Sep 12,  · Choice 6: Bentley’s Designs for Gray’s Poems By Wilmarth S. Lewis “‘Short Notes’ records, ‘This year [] published a fine edition of poems by Mr T.

Gray with prints from designs by Mr R. Bentley.’ He might have added that the fine edition had an. Get this from a library. Designs by Mr. Bentley, for six poems by Mr. Gray. [Thomas Gray; R Bentley]. Designs by Mr. Bentley, for six poems by Mr.

Gray. Creator: Gray, Thomas, These are the original drawings by Mr. Bentley from whence Grignion and Müller engraved the plates for this edition. [Signed] Hor. Walpole. Book illustrations Extra-illustrated copies (Provenance) -- 18th century Graphite drawings.

Get this from a library. Designs by Mr. Bentley for six poems. [Thomas Gray; R Bentley; John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress)]. Mar 21,  · “The Answer to the Lyre” Richard Bentley and the illustrations for Thomas Gray’s poems Loftus Jestin When Designs by Mr.

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London Sale: Six Poems by Thomas Gray, finely printed for R. Dodsley, Lond.,illustrated with the original designs of Mr. Richard Bentley, elaborately executed by him with pen and ink, and also with Mr. Gray's original sketch of Stoke House, from which Mr.

Bentley made. Hymn to Adversity. Designs by Mr. Bentley, for Six Poems by Mr. Gray. what in fact sprung from the most benevolent of all sensations" Poems of Mr. Gray, of the 35th Ode of the first book of Horace, beginning, 'O Diva, gratum quae regis Antium'; but Mr.

Gray has. This book is available under special arrangement from our European publishing partner De Gruyter. An Anniversary Collection volume. In Robert Dodsley published Designs by Mr.

Bentley, for Six Poems by Mr. Gray. Sponsored by Horace Walpole, this luxurious quarto was the first major aesthetic expression of the Strawberry Hill circle. Designs by Mr. Bentley, for Six Poems by Mr. Gray - Ebook written by Thomas Gray, Richard Bentley. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices.

Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Designs by Mr. Bentley, for Six Poems by Mr. Gray. Author of Elegy written in a country churchyard, Poems, The works of Thomas Gray, An elegy written in a country churchyard, Poems by Mr.

Gray, The poetical works of Thomas Gray, The letters of Thomas Gray, The poems of Thomas Gray. Designs by Mr. Bentley, for Six Poems by Mr. Gray. Thomas Gray. TEXT BIBLIOGRAPHY INDEXES whether we consider the beauty of the printing, the genius that appears in the designs for the cuts, or the masterly execution of most of the engravings.

Nor will the connoisseur in prints, we are persuaded, think the price of this volume too. DESIGNS BY MR. BENTLEY FOR SIX POEMS Thomas Gray () London: R. Dodsley, First edition. English poet Thomas Gray was educated at Eton in Cambridge. There he met Horace Walpole, the father of the Gothic novel, and traveled with him throughout Europe.

After his return to Cambridge, where he remained for most of his life, Gray. Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard is a poem by Thomas Gray, completed in and first published in The poem's origins are unknown, but it was partly inspired by Gray's thoughts following the death of the poet Richard West in Frontispiece to Ode on the Death of A Favourite Cat in Designs by Mr.

Bentley, For Six Poems by Mr. Gray Bentley, Richard (British author and draftsman, ) Designs by Mr. Bentley, for Six Poems by Mr.

Gray Gray, Thomas (English poet, –) Designs for a gothic columbarium at Strawberry hill Bentley. The Thomas Gray Archive is a collaborative digital archive and research project devoted to the life and work of eighteenth-century poet, letter-writer, and scholar Thomas Gray (), author of the acclaimed 'Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard' ().

Thomas Gray is generally considered the second most important poet of the eighteenth century (following the dominant figure of Alexander Pope) and the most disappointing.

It was generally assumed by friends and readers that he was the most talented poet of his generation, but the relatively small and even reluctantly published body of his works has left generations of scholars puzzling over.Designs by Mr.

R. Bentley, For Six Poems by Mr. T. Gray, Richard Bentley, II; The Holy Family on the Bank of a River, plate fourteen from The Flight into Egypt, Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo; Joseph Tells Mary of Their Forthcoming Departure, plate four from The Flight into Egypt, Giovanni Domenico Tiepolo.Richard Bentley (/ ˈ b ɛ n t l i /; 27 January – 14 July ) was an English classical scholar, critic, and hankins-farms.com was Master of Trinity College, Cambridge.

Bentley was the first Englishman to be ranked with the great heroes of classical learning and was known for his literary and textual criticism. Called the "founder of historical philology", Bentley is credited with the Born: 27 JanuaryOulton, Leeds, West Yorkshire.