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Correspondence with Thomas Gray, Richard West and Thomas Ashton

Horace Walpole

Correspondence with Thomas Gray, Richard West and Thomas Ashton

by Horace Walpole

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Walpole, Horace, -- 1717-1797.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementEdited by W.S. Lewis, George L. Lam and Charles H. Bennett.
    SeriesThe Yale edition of Horace Walpole"s correspondence -- v. 13-14., Yale edition of Horace Walpole"s correspondence -- v. 13-14.
    ContributionsGray, Thomas, 1716-1771., West, Richard, 1716-1742., Ashton, Thomas, 1716-1775.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDA483.W2 A12 v. 13-14
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. in 1 :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16596491M

    Start studying Thomas Gray. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Richard West, Thomas Ashton, Horace Walpole (best friends at Eton College) Siblings. Gray's love of life) Thomas Wharton (student at Cambridge, became doctor) Organizations or Awards. Offered Poet Laureate (decline due to. Full text of "The letters of Thomas Gray, including the correspondence of Gray and Mason" See other formats.

    There he made lifelong friendships with men such as Thomas Ashton, Richard West, and Horace Walpole. In he entered Peterhouse College, Cambridge but left without a degree four years later. After a tour of the continent, he settled in Cambridge where his correspondence with Walpole and West and a few poems were published as 'Gratulatio' in Burial: St. Giles Churchyard, Stoke Poges, South . On the Death of Richard West By Thomas Gray About this Poet Alongside Alexander Pope, Thomas Gray is one of the most important English poets of the 18th century. Samuel Johnson was the first of many critics to put forward the view that Gray spoke in two .

    Horace Walpole's Correspondence with Thomas Gray, Richard West and Thomas Ashton, ed. W. S. Lewis, George L. Lam and Charles H. Bennett, The Yale Edition of Horace Walpole's Correspondence, vols. (New Haven: Yale Univ. Press, ). W. G. Roberts, "A Letter from Thomas Gray to Horace Walpole," Notes & Quer no. (): Thomas Gray has books on Goodreads with ratings. Thomas Gray’s most popular book is An Elegy Written In A Country Churchyard.


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Correspondence with Thomas Gray, Richard West and Thomas Ashton by Horace Walpole Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Yale Editions of Horace Walpole's Correspondence, Volumes Richard West and Thomas Ashton book Thomas Gray, Richard West, and Thomas Ashton, I; With Thomas Gray, II (The Yale Edition of Horace Walpole's Correspondence) by Horace Walpole (Author), W.

Lewis (Editor). OCLC Number: Notes: Vol. 2 has title: Horace Walpole's correspondence with Thomas Gray. "The material published here for the first time includes the complete text of Walpole's brief autobiography, 'Short notes of my life, ' 'The Nicoll affair, ' and various passages from Walpole's unpublished manuscripts--his notes on Ashton, Lady Pomfret, Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, and his parody of a.

The Yale Edition of Horace Walpole's Correspondence: Correspondence with Thomas Gray, Richard West, and Thomas Ashton Set by Horace Walpole (, Hardcover) Be. OCLC Number: Notes: Vol. 2 has title: Horace Richard West and Thomas Ashton book correspondence with Thomas Gray.

"The material published here for the first time includes the complete text of Walpole's brief autobiography, 'Short notes of my life, ' 'The Nicoll affair, ' and various passages from Walpole's unpublished manuscripts--his notes on Ashton, Lady Pomfret, Lady Mary Wortley Montagu, and his parody of.

Ashton, Thomas, ; Gray, Thomas, ; West, Richard, ; Lewis, W. (Wilmarth Sheldon), Bookplateleaf Boxid IA Camera Sony Alpha-A (Control) Collection_set trent External-identifier urn:oclc:record Foldoutcount 0 Identifier horacewalpolescowalp Identifier-ark ark://tz Pages: Gray Agonistes is the first book to examine in detail the intersection in Thomas Gray's life and poetry of Milton's career and achievement and Gray's intense homosexual relationship with Richard West (and, to a lesser extent, with Horace Walpole and Thomas Ashton, all of whom banded together at Eton as the Quadruple Alliance).Cited by: 9.

Thomas Gray (–) Born in London, Thomas Gray was the fifth and only surviving child of twelve children born to Philip Gray, a scrivener, and Dorothy Antrobus, a millener.

Despite, or perhaps because of, unhappy home circumstances, Gray was educated at Eton, where two of his maternal uncles taught and where he forged long-lasting friendships with Horace Walpole, Richard West, and. Volume Horace Walpole's correspondence with Thomas Gray, Richard West and Thomas Ashton.

THOMAS GRAY, BY JOHN GILES ECCARDT, BENTLEY'S FRONTISPIECE TO HIS DESIGNS FOR GRAY'S POEMS, CUE-TITLES AND ABBREVIATIONS xiv The Correspondence with Thomas Gray, Richard West, and Thomas Ashton, New Haven,2 vols.

Correspondence of Thomas Gray, ed. Paget Toynbee and Leonard Whibley, Oxford,3 vols. Horace Walpole, Selected Letters, ed.

William. WEST, RICHARD (–), poet and friend of Thomas Gray, born inwas the only son of Richard West (d. ) [q. v.] He was educated at Eton with Thomas Ashton, Gray, and Horace Walpole, forming a ‘quadruple alliance’ of friendship, and was known among them as ‘Favonius.’. Thomas Gray (26 December – 30 July ) was an English poet, letter-writer, classical scholar, and professor at Pembroke College, is widely known for his Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard, published in Alma mater: Peterhouse, Cambridge.

Walpole, Horace: Correspondence with Thomas Gray, Richard West, and Thomas Ashton. Rev. by Leonard Bacon Ward, Barbara: The West at Bay.

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Mark Van Doren Webb, Beatrice: Our Partnership. The Correspondence of Gray, Walpole, West and Ashton Conn.: Yale UP; London: Oxford UP,vols. 13/ Horace Walpole's Correspondence with Thomas Gray, Richard West and Thomas Ashton i,Horace Walpole's Correspondence with Thomas Gray ii. Thomas Gray 1 Thomas Gray Thomas Gray Portrait by John Giles Eccardt, – Born 26 December Cornhill, London, England Died 30 July (aged 54) Cambridge, England Occupation Poet, historian Alma mater Cambridge University Thomas Gray (26 December – 30 July ) was an English poet, letter-writer, classical scholar and professor at Cambridge Size: KB.

The biographers of Gray (and for a man who lived such an uneventfullife he has had a great many) give much space to his early letters to Walpole and their two friends of the 'Quadruple Alliance' at Eton. This partiality is not hard to understand: the letters of Gray, Walpole, West, and Ashton Price: $ Thomas Gray, English poet whose “An Elegy Written in a Country Church Yard” is one of the best known of English lyric poems.

Although his literary output was slight, he was the dominant poetic figure in the midth century and a precursor of the Romantic movement.

Born into a prosperous but. Richard West ( - 1 June ) was an English poet. West was the only son of lawyer and playwright Richard West (died ), Lord Chancellor of Ireland, and Elizabeth (Burnet), 2nd daughter of Bishop Burnet.

He was educated at Eton with Thomas Ashton, Thomas Gray, and Horace Walpole, forming a "quadruple alliance" of friendship, and was known among them as "Favonius.".

Start studying Thomas Gray. Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Thomas Ashton, Richard Walpole, Richard West, Thomas Gray.

Gray's College. Peterhouse College at Cambridge. Gray's Most Important book. none. YOU MIGHT ALSO LIKE 76 terms. Poets. Life. Ashton was the son of Dr. Ashton, usher of Lancaster grammar school. He was educated at Eton College, where a group of friends formed—Ashton, Thomas Gray, Horace Walpole, and Richard West—who called themselves the "Quadruple Alliance".

Ashton went in to King's College, Cambridge. He is the "Thomas Ashton, Esq., tutor to the Earl of Plymouth", to whom Walpole. Gray, Thomas, The correspondence of Gray, Walpole, West and Ashton () including more than one hundred letters now first published, chronologically arranged and ed., with introduction, notes, and index / (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ), also by Paget Jackson Toynbee, Thomas Ashton, Richard West, and Horace Walpole (page.

Other editions containing works of Thomas Gray. Correspondence of Thomas Gray, Vol. 1: – Eds Paget Toynbee and Leonard Whibley () Correspondence of Thomas Gray, Vol. 2: – Eds Paget Toynbee and Leonard Whibley () The Complete Poems of Thomas Gray: English, Latin and Greek. Eds H. W. Starr and J.

R. Hendrickson ().The Yale Editions of Horace Walpole's Correspondence, Volumes With Thomas Gray, Richard West, and Thomas Ashton, I; With Thomas Gray, II Horace Walpole; Edited by W.

S. Lewis.A shy, sensitive boy, Gray enjoyed the close company of only three other students: Thomas Ashton, Richard West, and Walpole, who, with Gray, styled themselves "the Quadruple Alliance" and were.