1813 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Francis Noel Clarke Mundy

Maria Edgeworth to Honora Edgeworth, 25 April 1813; Life and Letters, ed. Hare (1895) 1:208.



We breakfasted at Markeaton with Mr. Mundy; he is a charming old gentleman, lively, polite, and playful as if he was twenty. He was delighted to see my father, and they talked over their school-days with great zest. My father was, you know, at school, Mr. Mundy's horse, "Little Driver."