1748 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Alexander Pope

William Shenstone to Lady Luxborough, 18 December 1748; Letters, ed. Mallan (1939) 133.



This last Room I purpose to cover with Stucco-Paper, to place my Niche-chimney Piece from my Summer house at one End of it, over that Mr. Pope's Busto, and, on each side, my Books. The Windows open into my principal Prospect.