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Gray's English Poems
Original and Translated from the Norse and Welsh

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  • Date Published: May 2014
  • availability: Available
  • format: Paperback
  • isbn: 9781107665682

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  • Originally published in 1898 as part of the Pitt Press Series, this book contains 32 of Thomas Gray's poems, including his famous 'Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard' and 'Ode on a Distant Prospect of Eton College'. Copious notes at the back of the volume explain Gray's many classical, mythical and literary allusions for readers, and a brief introduction gives an outline of the poet's life and work. This book will be of value to anyone with an interest in English pre-Romantic poetry.

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    • Date Published: May 2014
    • format: Paperback
    • isbn: 9781107665682
    • length: 310 pages
    • dimensions: 198 x 130 x 18 mm
    • weight: 0.33kg
    • availability: Available
  • Table of Contents

    Introduction
    Poems and translations:
    1. Ode on the spring
    2. Sonnet on the death of Richard West
    3. Ode on a distant prospect of Eton College
    4. Hymn to adversity
    5. Hymn to ignorance
    6. Ode on the death of a favourite cat
    7. Agrippina
    8. The alliance of education and government
    9. Elegy written in a country churchyard
    10. A long story
    11. Stanzas to Mr Richard Bentley
    12. The progress of poesy
    13. The bard
    14. Ode on the pleasure arising from vicissitude
    15. Tophet
    16. Epitaph on Mrs Jane Clarke
    17. Epitaph on a child
    18. The fatal sisters
    19. The descent of Odin
    20. Epitaph on Sir William Williams
    21. Sketch of his own character
    22. Amatory lines
    23. Song
    24. The triumphs of Owen
    25. The death of Hoel
    26. Caradoc
    27. Conan
    28. William Shakespeare to Mrs Anne
    29. Impromptu
    30. Concluding lines of epitaph on Mrs Mason
    31. Couplet about birds
    32. Ode for music
    Notes.

  • Author

    Thomas Gray

    Editor

    D. C. Tovey

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