1788 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

George Steevens

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



A gentleman of fortune residing at Hampstead. He published in 1765 an edition of Twenty Plays of Shakespeare in four volumes octavo; and in 1773 negotiated a coalition between that book and doctor Johnson's edition, the fruit of which appeared in ten volumes octavo.