1770 ca. ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. John Whaley

William Cole, Collectanea for Athenae Cantabrigienses, 1770 ca.; in Restituta or ... English Literature Revived 4 (1816) 245.



He [John Dodd] had a wretched tutor at College, John Whaley, who would have ruined most other people; but Mr. Dodd's natural good sense got the better of his vile example. Mr. Walpole, and Mr. Dodd, while at College, were united in the strictest friendship.