1598 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Bp. Joseph Hall

Francis Meres, in Palladis Tamia (1598) fol 283v.



As Horace, Lucilius, Juvenall, Persius Lucullus are the best for Satyre among the Latines: so with us in the same faculty these are chiefe, Piers Plowman, Lodge, Hall of Imanuel Colledge in Cambridge; the Authour of Pigmalions Image, and certaine Satyrs; the Author of Skialetheia.