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The vignette on the title - page is a view of Stoke - Poges church ,
Buckinghamshire , the church - yard of which is the scene of this celebrated
poem , and near which is a monument erected to the memory of Gray by the late
John Penn , Esq .
... in some measure superseding the use of Copper and Steel , led to the present
attempt to apply this mode of embellishment to a Poem of such general and
deserved celebrity , and which appeared to afford the greatest scope for the
talents of ...
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Reprint of what may once have been one of the most familiar poems in English from the 18th century. At a time when few could read in England, one of its most educated sons, and the companion of Horace ... Read full review