1796 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Dr. John Wolcot

Robert Burns to George Thomson, February 1796; Works, ed. Douglas (1877-79) 6:351.



Many thanks, my dear Sir, for your handsome, elegant present to Mrs. B. and for my remaining vol. of P. Pindar. Peter is a delightful fellow, and a first favourite of mine.