1788 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Capel Lofft

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



A gentleman of the county of Suffolk, an amiable and vigorous champion of the principles of liberty. He has published Observations on Mrs. Macaulay's History of England; an Argument on the Nature of Party and Faction; Principia Juris Universalis in two volumes duodecimo; an Essay on the Law of Libels; the Praises of Poetry, a poem; Eudocia, or a Poem on the Universe; and a translation of the first book of the Georgics of Virgil.