1827 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Jane Brereton

Alexander Dyce, in Specimens of British Poetesses, selected and chronologically arranged (1827) 167.



JANE BRERETON, born 1685, died 1740, was the daughter of Thomas Hughes, of Bryn-Griffith, in Flintshire. She wrote under the name of Melissa.