ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. William Windle Carr

(1735-1791 fl.)


William Windle Carr was the son of a Yorkshire gentleman; he was educated at Coxwold and Beverley Schools and at Sidney Sussex College Cambridge, where he was admitted as a pensioner in 1755. Carr was ordained deacon in 1779 and published a volume of poems in 1791.


TEXT RECORDS:

1791The Muse: a Monody to the Memory of Shenstone.

PUBLICATIONS:

Poems on various subjects. 1791.