1690 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Samuel Speed

Anthony Wood, Athenae Oxonienses (1690-91; 1721) 2:F 197.



One Sam. Speed a pretender to Poetry, hath written Prison-Piety: or meditations divine and moral, &c. Lond. 1677. in tw. and other trivial things, but he is not to understood to be the same with the former [Rev. Samuel Speed].