1824 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Henry Headley

Robert Watt, in Bibliotheca Britannica (1824) 1:478.



Henry HEADLEY, a very elegant Poet and Critic, was born at Instead, in Norfolk, 1766; died 1788. — Poems, and other Pieces. Lond. 1787, 2 vols, 8vo. 8s. New edition, by the Rev. H. Kett. — Mr. H. is also said to have contributed some papers to the Olla Podrida; and to a less known periodical work entitled, The Lucubrations of Abel Slug, of which a few numbers only were printed.