1827 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. George Croly

Charles Lamb to Bernard Barton, 1827; Letters, ed. Lucas (1935) 3:84.



I think you told me your acquaintance with the Drama was confin'd to Shakspeare and Miss Bailly: some read only Milton and Croly. The gap is as from an ananas to a Turnip.