1782 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Elizabeth Montagu

Robert Potter to Edward Jerningham, 4 April 1782; Lewis Bettany, Edward Jerningham and his Friends (1919) 336.



Mrs. Montagu always does me honour. I know her good will towards me; what power she has to serve me I know not. I should be happy to make her a visit in her new house; but I do not expect a call to town this year.