Thomas Gray

Thomas Gray

Born: December 26, 1716

Died: June 30, 1771

Nationality: English

Occupation: Poet, historian

Biography: Thomas Gray was an English poet, letter-writer, classical scholar and professor at Cambridge University.

Source/Notes: Sonnet, On the Death of Mr. West; reported in Bartlett's Familiar Quotations, 10th ed. (1919).
Source/Notes: The works of Thomas Gray (ed. by J. Mitford). (1836 edition)
Source/Notes: The Works of Thomas Gray, in Prose and Verse, Volume 1... (2012 edition)
Source/Notes: Letter to Horace Walpole (February 25, 1768).

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Source/Notes: The poetical works of Thomas Gray (1854 edition)
Source/Notes: The poems of Thomas Gray with critical notes, a life of the author... by John Mitford (1814 edition)
Source/Notes: The poetical works of Thomas Gray LL.B., late professor of modern languages in the University of Cambridge: with some account of his life and writings; the whole carefully revised; and illustrated by notes, original and selected; to which are annexed, poems written by, addressed to, or in memory of Mr. Gray; several of which were never before collected (1799 edition)
Source/Notes: The poems of Thomas Gray with critical notes, a life of the author, by John Mitford, Cochrane, 1814, p. 24

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