1824 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Horace Smith

Charles Lamb to W. Marter, 19 July 1824; Letters, ed. Lucas (1935) 432.



If your club like scandal, Blackwood's is your magazine; if you prefer light articles, and humorous without offence, the New Monthly is very amusing. The best of it is by Horace Smith, the author of the Rejected Addresses. The Old Monthly has more of matter, information, but not so merry.