1807 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

William Hinchliffe

Robert Southey to G. C. Bedford, 14 March 1807; Selections from the Letters, ed. Warter (1856) 1:420.



Whether they [Longmans] will apply to you for specimens [of the Later English Poets] from Hinchcliffe, Gildon, and Joseph Warton, or look them out themselves, I know not. I have told them that anything may be put in which fits the gap, so it be but decent.