ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. John Jelliand Brundish

(1750-1786)


John Jelliand Brundish, son of the Rev. John Brundish of Bury St. Edmonds, studied at Caius College Cambridge (B.A. 1773, M.A. 1776, Fellow 1776-86). In 1773 he managed the almost singular feat of being senior wrangler, senior classical medallist, and Smith's prizeman. He was master of Perse School, Cambridge, 1781-82, and published one poem before his early death.


TEXT RECORDS:

1783An Elegy on a Family-Tomb.

PUBLICATIONS:

An elegy on a family-tomb. 1783.