1824 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Thomas Campbell

Thomas Frognall Dibdin, in Library Companion (1824; 1825) 2:745-46n.



From the nature of the subject and of the stanza, his Gertrude of Wyoming could not be received with the same general acclamation [as Pleasures of Hope]: but it teems with passages which evince all the powers of the poet, and are worthy of the highest reputation of its author.