1755 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

John Gilbert Cooper

William Shenstone to Richard Graves, 21 March 1755; Letters, ed. Williams (1939) 434.



COWPER'S Performance [Letters on Taste] is all that you think it: but would see see both his Style and his Sentiments effectually demolished, look into the Account of Books in that Gentleman's Magazine where it was first advertised [in December 1754].