Ode Performed in the Senate-House at Cambridge, July 1, 1769, at the Installation of his Grace Augustus-Henry Fitzroy, Duke of Grafton, Chancellor of the University. Set to Music by Dr. Randal, Professor of Music. THOMAS GRAY.

Ode Performed in the Senate-House at Cambridge, July 1, 1769, at the Installation of his Grace Augustus-Henry Fitzroy, Duke of Grafton, Chancellor of the University. Set to Music by Dr. Randal, Professor of Music.

Publisher: Cambridge: Printed by J. Archdeacon for T. & J. Merrill; J. Dodsley, J. Johnson and B. White, in London, 1769.
Edition: Second edition.
Bibliographical References: Northup 1402; NCBEL II, 579.
Condition: A few small stains in the margins; very good copy.
Book ID: 26434

Description

4to, disbound, 8 pages.

Comments

¶ An ode in celebration of the installation of the Duke of Grafton as Chancellor of Cambridge University, anonymously published, but its author was soon unmasked and the ode was widely reprinted. It was generally judged not to be up to the quality of Gray's more famous earlier odes.

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