1782 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Richard Shepherd

Isaac Reed, in Biographia Dramatica; or, A Companion to the Playhouse (1782) 1:410.



RICHARD SHEPHERD. This author is now living. He is a clergyman, and was formerly a member of the university of Oxford. At one period of his life he was fellow of Corpus Christi College, and took the degree of M.A. January 14, 1757, B.D. January 28, 1765, and we believe that of D.D. since. He has written several poetical and other performances, and two dramatic pieces, called,

1. Hector. D. P. 4to. 1770.
2. Bianca. Trag. 8vo. 1772.

Printed at Oxford.