1774 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Anna Laetitia Barbauld

Horace Walpole to the Countess of Ossory, 14 June 1774; Letters, ed Cunningham (1906) 93.



Miss Aikin has been here this morning (she is just married); she desired to see the Castle of Otranto; I let her see all the antiquities of it.