THE GRAVE, A Poem. with Illustrations from Designs by William Blake. Robert Blair, William Blake.
THE GRAVE, A Poem. with Illustrations from Designs by William Blake.

THE GRAVE, A Poem. with Illustrations from Designs by William Blake.

New York: Stanford & Delisser, 1858. Second US edition thus. xiii, [2], 38 pp., engraved portrait of Blake, 11 engraved plates inserted, including frontispiecd and engraved title page; quarto, recent half navy-blue calf and original marbled boards. New spine and corners, edges of boards rubbed, fairly foxed throughout, though plates less than text, some tissue guards replaced. Item #21823

Plates are engraved by A. L. Dick, who published this same work in 1847 under his own imprint. Dick omits one of the plates from the earlier UK edition "The Meeting of the Family in Heaven." This copy from the collection of Henry B. Humphrey with his ex-libris to front pastedown. It was number 286 in the 1871 Catalogue of the Henry B. Humphrey Collection. Bentley 435-G.

Price: $300.00

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