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

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

Place Published: New York
Publisher: Stanford & Delisser
Date Published:
Edition: Second US edition thus
Condition: New spine and corners, edges of boards rubbed, fairly foxed throughout, though plates less than text, some tissue guards replaced
Book Id: 21823

Description

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.

Comments

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.


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