1771 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Thomas Gray

Anonymous, Obituary Notice in Gentleman's Magazine 41 (August 1771) 375.



Tuesday 6 August. The remains of the late celebrated Mr. Gray, Author of the Elegy in a Country Church-yard, were agreeably to his will, interred at Windsor: He has, among other legacies, left a provision to an old faithful servant, named Stephen, who had lived with him several years.