1720 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Edward Phillips

Giles Jacob, in Historical Account of the Lives and Writings of our most considerable English Poets (1720) 133.



An Author of the last Age of good Reputation. He continu'd Sir Richard Baker's Chronicle, and therein shewed himself a Man of Learning and Judgment. And besides this, he wrote Poems on several Occasions, collected into a Volume.