1788 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. John Ogilvie

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



A native of Scotland, and a clergyman. He has published the Day of Judgment, a poem; Paradise, a poem; Providence, a poem; Solitude, a poem; and Rona, a poem. He has also written Observations on Composition in two volumes octavo; Causes of Infidelity and Scepticism in one volume octavo; and a volume of Sermons. The admirers of his compositions consist of a select few.