1782 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Edward Jerningham

Isaac Reed, in Biographia Dramatica; or, A Companion to the Playhouse (1782) 1:254.



EDWARD JERNINGHAM. A gentleman of the county of Norfolk, author of many Poems of very unequal merit, though some of them are intitled to considerable praise. He is also the writer of one piece, which certainly was little calculated to add to his reputation. It was called,

Margaret of Anjou. Hist. Int. 1777. N. P.