A Pastoral Elegy on the Death of George Lord Lyttelton...…

A Pastoral Elegy on the Death of George Lord Lyttelton... by P., A.

~ A Pastoral Elegy on the Death of George Lord Lyttelton... [London, 1773.]

Slim 4to sheet (257 × 113 mm), printed on one side only and pasted sometime onto old paper, a few marks, now trimmed (from an album? – remains of 19th-century newspaper cutting to verso)

Sole separate edition of an elegy to that friend of Pope, Shenstone, and Fielding, and a liberal patron of literature, signed ‘A. P. Bloomsbury-Sq. 29 Aug. 1773’ and ‘written by a Lady’ according to the Universal Magazine (June 1776). Not in Jackson; ESTC locates 3 copies only (BL, All Soul’s Oxford, State Library of Victoria).

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