1792 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

William Hayley

William Cowper to John Johnson, 20 May 1792; Southey, Life and Works of Cowper (1835-37) 7:113.



Mr. Hayley is here for a visit. We have formed a friendship that I trust will last for life, and render us an edifying example to all future poets.