1720 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

John Ayloffe

Giles Jacob, in Historical Account of the Lives and Writings of our most considerable English Poets (1720) 3.



This Gentleman was Educated at Trinity-College in Cambridge. He was a Man of Wit and Humour, which carried his Inclinations to Poetry. He has publish'd several valuable small Pieces in the Miscellanies, among which, one intitled,

MARVEL's Ghost, is very much admir'd.