1792 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Richard Tickell

Anonymous, "Living English Poets" Gentleman's Magazine 62 (July 1792) 616.



Thomas Tickell [sic], Esq. as well as Mr. Sheridan, ought to be mentioned among this set [of antiministerial wits]; but they have been so much talked of in this line, that few words are necessary regarding them. Political writers are too often the meteors of a day.