1602 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. William Covell

John Manningham, 28 February 1602; in Diary, ed. Bruce (1868) 138.



Dr. Covels booke which he wrote as an apology of Mr. Hooker may be sayd to be all heaven, butt yett Mr. Hookers sentences and discourses intermixed are the stars and contellations, the speciall ornaments of it.