1747 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Thomas Fry

William Mason to Jacob Bryant, 13 November 1747, Nichols, Literary Anecdotes of the XVIII Century (1812-15) 2:712].



I don't know any thing else worth mentioning, except that Dr. Rutherford is taking subscriptions for his lectures (if that be). The same person is also made chaplain to the Prince, and Rothery to the Duke of Somerset, who has given Dr. Fry a great living in Yorkshire, made vacant by the Bishop of Bangor's translation.