1827 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Elizabeth Trefusis

Alexander Dyce, in Specimens of British Poetesses, selected and chronologically arranged (1827) 278.



ELIZABETH TREFUSIS, born ... died ... sister of the late Lord Clinton, published in 1806 "Poems and Tales," in two volumes.

This very romantic lady figures in The Sexagenarian under the name of Ella: the account of her in that work, I have good authority for stating, is extremely incorrect.