1792 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

John Pinkerton

Anonymous, "Biographical List of Living English Poets" Gentleman's Magazine 62 (August 1792) 691.



Mr. John Pinkerton, whose ingenious researches are now turned towards Antiquities, though he was formerly an enthusiast in poetry, as is testified by his Rhymes, his Tales in Verse, and his Dithyrambic Odes.