1793 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. James Bannister

John Wolcot ["Peter Pindar], in Review of Bannister, Translation of Pindar; The Monthly Review NS 11 (August 1793) 454-55.



Mr. B. expresses, in his preface, a timidity at appearing before the awful tribunal of the public, after Gilbert West: let him be comforted; for if we are in possession of any powers of decision on the subject, Mr. B. will suffer little diminution of fame by a comparison.