1598 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Sir George Buc

Francis Meres, in Palladis Tamia (1598) fol. 285.



As Georgius Buckananus Jephthe, amongst all moderne Tragedies is able to abide the touch of Aristotles precepts, and Euripedes examples: so is Bishop Watsons Absalon.