The Grave. A Poem. ROBERT BLAIR.

The Grave. A Poem.

Publisher: London: Printed for M. Cooper, 1743.
Edition: First edition.
Bibliographical References: Rothschild 411; Hayward 166; NCBEL II, 537.
Condition: Some slight foxing; very good copy.
Book ID: 16971


4to, modern half calf period style, marbled paper boards, gilt lettering.


Robert Blair’s famous and often re-printed work, the most notable edition of which was illustrated by William Blake in 1808. The Grave is one of the classic works of the “graveyard school” of poetry, also known as "mortuary poems."

Price: $800.00