"ALONG THE COOL SEQUESTER'D VALE OF LIFE THEY KEPT THE NOISELESS TENOR OF THEIR WAY"
GRAY, Thomas. Poems. London, 1768.
First collected edition of Gray's poetry, including his masterpiece "Elegy Written in a Country Church-Yard" (first published in 1751), one of the most famous poems in the English language. Handsomely bound in contemporary morocco-gilt. $2200.