1807 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Nathaniel Evans

Robert Southey, in Specimens of the Later English Poets (1807) 2:363.



This young man had just returned to his native country as a Missionary from the Society for propagating the Gospel, when he was cut off by an early death. His poems were edited at Philadelphia by his Tutor, William Smith.