1800 ca. ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Bevil Higgons

Robert Southey, 1800 ca.; Common-Place Book (1849-51) 4:348.



Younger son of Sir Thomas Higgons by Bridget his second wife; true to the Stuart family, he accompanied James into France. He published a volume of Historical and Critical Remarks on Burnet's History; and 2. A short View of the English History, with Reflections Political, Historical, Civil, Physical, and Moral, on the Reigns of the Kings, their Characters and Manners, their Successions to the Throne, and all other remarkable Incidents in the Revolution 1688. Drawn from authentic Memoirs and MSS. 1727.