ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Laurence O'Reilly

(1770 ca.-1803 fl.)


Laurence O'Reilly published a Spenser imitation in A Collection of Poems (1790) published in Dublin. Apparently nothing is recorded of "L. O'R ... of Westmeath's, Ballinlough. Known family, Ireland" (D. J. O'Donoghue, Poets of Ireland). He is not in the Alumni Dublinenses.


TEXT RECORDS:

1790Fragment, in the Style of Spenser.

PUBLICATIONS:

An historical essay on the late Rev. Arthur O'Leary, O.S.F. 1803?