1754 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Joseph Trapp

Thomas Francklin, in Translation, a Poem (1754); Poetical Register for 1806-07 (1811) 323.



O'er Tibur's swan the muses wept in vain,
And mourn'd their bard by cruel Dunster slain,
By Ogilby and Trap great Maro fell,
And Homer dy'd by Chapman and Ozell.