1764 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

William Duncombe

David Erskine Baker, in Companion to the Play-House (1764) 2: Sig. L3.



This very ingenious and worthy Gentleman is still living, and has favour'd the World with many little Pieces of Estimation in the poetical Way. — He has also published very good Translations of two celebrated French Tragedies, the one of Racine, the other of Voltaire, the first of which, however, was never acted, or, I believe, intended for the Stage, viz.

ATHALIAH. Trag.

LUCIUS JUNIUS BRUTUS. Trag.