1812 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. John Bidlake

Stephen Jones, in Biographia Dramatica; or, A Companion to the Playhouse (1812) 1:41.



REV. JOHN BIDLAKE, chaplain to His Royal Highness the Duke of Clarence, and master of the grammar-school at Plymouth, was educated at Christ Church, Oxford, and was sometime chaplain to Earl Ferrers. Besides several sermons, and miscellaneous poems, this gentleman has published one dramatic piece, viz. Virginia. Tr. 1800.