1773 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Thomas Morell

David Garrick to James Boswell, 14 September 1773; Boswell, Life of Johnson, ed. G. B. Hill (1891) 5:398.



Shall I recommend to you a play of Eschylus, (the Prometheus,) published and translated by poor old Morell, who is a good scholar and an acquaintance of mine? It will be but half a guinea, and your name shall be put in the list I am making for him. You will be in good company.