ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION
, in "Tears of the British Muse" Odes (1772) 28.
1772: Rev. John Ball
1820: Dr. Nathan Drake
1934: Roderick Marshall
Rev. John Ball:
1732: Rev. Theodore Bathurst
1772: Philip Doyne
1772: Thomas Gray
1772: William Shenstone
1772: Rev. Jonathan Swift
1775: James Beattie
And can I pass thee, Doyne, unnotic'd by,
While soft Italia Words and Airs shall lend?
For whom what Muse can ever cease to sigh?
The sweetest Poet! the sincerest Friend!