1788 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Christopher Anstey

Anonymous, in Catalogue of five hundred Celebrated Authors (1788).



The immortal author of that exquisite poem, intitled The New Bath Guide; together with some poetical pamphlets and verses for the vase of Bath Easton villa, the seat of Sir John Miller, baronet, whose lady, since deceased, published her travels on the continent in four volumes octavo. The pamplets to which we allude are a Poetical Paraphrase upon the Thirteenth Chapter of the First Book of Corinthians; the Priest Dissected, a Satire; and Ad C. W. Bampfylde Epistola Familiaris.