1775 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. John Wesley

Icaro-Menippus, "Extempore. On Mr. W—'s Calm Address" London Chronicle (1 December 1775) 544.



Great North, Lord of the milk of Alma Mater,
May nurse this brat of Academic Pater:
But I, no Chancellor, abhor the Priest
Who makes a King a God, a Man a Beast.