1740 ca. ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Thomas Denton

Josiah Relph, "To — D—n, Esq." 1740 ca.; Relph, Miscellany of Poems (1747) 74.



Wou'd you improve in uncouthness of dress,
And set the World a-gape with new success;
Each sex and every age at once strike mute>
Disguise a Poet in a good new suit.