1812 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

William Sotheby

Stephen Jones, in Biographia Dramatica; or, A Companion to the Playhouse (1812) 1:679-80.



This gentleman, a fellow of the Royal and Antiquarian Societies, is author of a volume of poems, of considerable merit, consisting of a Tour through Parts of Wales, Sonnets, Odes, &c. which was first printed at Bath, 1790; and elegantly reprinted in London, about four years afterwards. He has also written four dramatic pieces, viz. 1. Siege of Cuzco. T. 8vo. 1800. 2. Julian and Agnes. T. 8vo. 1801. 3. Oberon. Masque. 8vo. 1802. Orestes. T. 4to. 8vo. 1802.