1825 ca. ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

William Henry Ireland

Henry Mackenzie, Anecdotes and Egotisms, 1825 ca.; ed. Thompson (1927) 139.



To John Kemble after their conference with old Ireland on the forgery of Rowena. — "His face," said Kemble, "shewed his passion." — "Oh!" replied Sheridan, "his face, I dare say, is a forgery too."