1782 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Henry Dell

Isaac Reed, in Biographia Dramatica; or, A Companion to the Playhouse (1782) 1:120-21.



HENRY DELL. This person was a bookseller, first in Tower treet, and afterwards in Holborn, where he died very poor. He once attempted to perform the part of Mrs. Termagant at Covent Garden Theatre, but without success. He wrote and altered the following pieces:

1. The Spouter; or, The Double Revenge. C. F. 8vo. 1756.
2. Minorca. T. 8vo. 1756.
3. The Mirrour. C. 8vo. 1757.
4. The Frenchified Lady never in Paris. Com. 8vo. 1757.