1827 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Elizabeth Pennington

Alexander Dyce, in Specimens of British Poetesses, selected and chronologically arranged (1827) 190.



— PENNINGTON, ... died 1759, at the age of twenty-five. Her poem The Copper Farthing, a poor imitation of The Splendid Shilling, has appeared in several collections.