1775 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Robert Fergusson

Anonymous, Review of Fergusson, Poems, in The Critical Review 39 (February 1775) 160-61.



There is a natural ease in these poems which renders them in general agreeable; though this quality is more apparent in what may be called the author's vernacular compositions, than in those of a more polished strain.