1816 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Henry Francis Cary

Anonymous, in Biographical Dictionary of Living Authors (1816) 58.



HENRY FRANCIS CARY, A.M. a native of Birmingham, and born in 1772. His first publication, at fifteen, is an extraordinary production for that age.

An Irregular Ode to General Elliott, 4to. 1787. — Sonnets and Odes, 4to. 1788. — Ode to General Losciusko, 4to. 1797. — The Inferno of Dante, with an English translation in blank verse, 2 v. fc. 8vo. 1806. — A second Edition of the Translation of the Inferno, together with the Purgatorio and Paradiso of Dante, 2 v. 24mo. 1813.