1912 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Joseph Sterling

D. J. O'Donoghue, in Poets of Ireland (1912) 433.



JOSEPH STERLING. — Bombarino, a romance, with poems on the four sister arts, eloquence, poetry, painting, and music, and other miscellaneous poems, Dublin, 1768, 12mo; Poems, Dublin, 1782, 12mo; The Rhapsodist, a poem, Dublin, 1785, 4to; Odes, London, 1794, 4to.

Is confused with Rev. James Sterling (q.v.) by several authorities. Presumably the Scho. T.C.D., 1767; B.A., 1769. Also wrote a History of Bayard, Dublin 1781.