1806 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Mary Leapor

Robert Southey to G. C. Bedford, 22 March 1806; New Letters, ed. Currey (1965) 1:417.



I had an Oxford Sausage [edited by Thomas Warton] once — but where the Devil it is now is more than I can tell. Tis a book easily found. Has not Wynn one? As for Mary Latter I do not remember even her name — there is a Mary Leapor I think of whom I marked out specimens [for Later English Poets] at Hills.