1788 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Samuel Hayes

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



A clergyman, and one of the ushers of Westminster school. He has been frequently a successful candidate for the Seatonian prize in the university of Cambridge; and his poems have been regularly published at the time they were produced. Their titles are Duelling; Prayer; Prophecy; Nativity; Ascension; Hope; &c.