John Cunningham'sElegy on a pile of Ruins(with Latin translation)

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A notebook with a manuscript copy of John Cunningham's Elegy on a pile of ruins (London: printed for H. Payne and W. Cropley, 1761), with a translation of the same into Latin. There is also a copy of a letter To Christopher Anstey, Esq., from The Translator [? the Rev. Leonard Chappelow ]. In 1762, Anstey had translated Gray's Elegy into Latin.