1829 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Oliver William Bourne Peabody

Samuel Kettell, in Specimens of American Poetry (1829) 3:325.



WILLIAM B. O. PEABODY, a native of Exeter, New Hampshire, was graduated at Cambridge, in 1816. He is now settled in the ministry at Springfield, in Massachusetts. His poems, which have appeared anonymously in various periodicals, show superior talent and good taste.