Title: The Grave, A Poem
Publisher: R. Ackermann, London
Publication Date: 1813
Illustrator: William Blake
Book Condition: Very Good
Original half brown morocco over pebbled boards, five raised bands, gilt title and decorated compartments, marbled endpapers, (11.5 " x 14"). Dedication to the Queen by Blake, List of Subscribers (from 1808 issue), Advertisement signed Cromak, Remarks signed Fuseli, Biographical sketch of Robert Blair, Biographical sketch of Lewis Schiavonetti, Biographical sketch of Robert Hartley Cromek, Text of poem (37 pages), Of the Designs; Engraved Blake portrait, engraved titlepage of 1808, plus 11 full-page plates engraved by Schiavonetti after William Blake at rear. Some general exterior wear, bumped corners, and rubbing; typical light foxing, heaviest on Blake portrait and engraved title page, else internally clean. Provenance: Armorial bookplate of George Baird Stichill. Size: Folio. Bookseller Inventory # 003676
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