1807 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

William Woty

Robert Southey, in Specimens of the Later English Poets (1807) 3:366.



One of the many Poets, who have had as much relish for the juice of the grape, as for the waters of Helicon. His talents, and his love of good living, attended him chearfully to the age of sixty. His Poems are printed in 2 vols, 8vo.