1619 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Sir John Harington

Ben Jonson, Conversation with Drummond (1619); Drummond, Works (1711) 225.



When Sir John Harrington desired him to tell the Truth of his Epigrams, he answered him, That he loved not the Truth, for they were Narrations, not Epigrams.