Or climb his Knees the envied Kiss to share

Or climb his Knees the envied Kiss to share by John Dawson Watson. Wood-engraving by the Dalziels, 3 1/2 x 3 7/8 inches. 1862. An illustration for Thomas Gray's "Elegy Written in a Country Churchyard." Source: Wilmott, p. 175 [The title — the text illustrated — appears only in the list of illustrations on p. xvii].

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English Sacred Poetry of the Sixteenth, Seventeenth, Eighteenth, and Nineteenth Centuries. "A new edition." Ed. Robert Aris Wilmott. London: Routledge, Warne, & Routledge, 1863.

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