1830 ca. ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

John Evelyn the Younger

Robert Southey, 1830 ca.; Common-Place Book (1849-51) 4:348.



Son of the Sylvan Evelyn. He wrote the Greek Poem which is prefixed to the second volume of his father's work, and translated Rapin's Gardens, Plutarch's Life of Alexander, and the History of the Grand Viziers Mahomet and Achmet Coprogli, and of the three last Grand Seigniors, their Sultanas and chief Favourites, with the most secret Intrigues of the Seraglio. 1677. 8vo.