1829 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Samuel Gilman

Samuel Kettell, in Specimens of American Poetry (1829) 2:404.



Mr. Gilman is a native of Gloucester, Massachusetts, and was graduated at Harvard University in 1811. He has been for several years, settled as a clergyman in Charleston, S. C. He is understood to be the author of Memoirs of a New-England Village Choir, a prose work of great merit.