1721 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Edmund Waller

Mr. B., "In Florinda's Waller" The Grove; or a Collection of Original Poems (1721) 104.



O! that again propitious Heav'n would raise
The tuneful Waller to proclaim your Praise.
From the best Shades, with Joy he would repair;
For what his Sacharissa was, You are.