1763 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

William Oldys

Thomas Percy to Thomas Birch, 2 July 1763; Nichols, Illustrations of the Literary History of the XVIII Century (1817-58) 7:569.



I shall thankfully accept of your offer, with regard to the Miscellanea Aulica, 1762, 8vo. The book may be left for me with Mr. Tonson, in the Strand; and when perused shall be carefully returned, together with your Langbaine, containing Oldys's MS. notes, which you so obligingly lent me before.