1820 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Horace Smith

Percy Bysshe Shelley, in "Letter to Maria Gisborne" 1820; Posthumous Poems (1824) 67.



Wit and sense,
Virtue and human knowledge, all that might
Make this dull world a business of delight,
Are all combined in H. S.