1788 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Thomas Warton

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



Camden professor of history in the university of Oxford, and poet laureat to his majesty. He has published an edition of Theocritus with notes; an edition of the Paradise Regained and Miscellaneous Poems of Milton in one volume octavo; Observations on the Fairy Queen in one volume octavo; the History of English Poetry in three volumes quarto; an Enquiry into the Authenticity of Rowley's Poems; and a Specimen of a History of Oxfordshire.