1802 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Alexander Geddes

Anonymous, in Obituary in Gentleman's Magazine 72 (March 1802) 279.



His political principles were professedly democratical. How far it be permitted to interest Providence in such events, others will determine; it may not be unworthy serious reflection that this libertine in religious and political sentiments is removed, after having been permitted, for a season, to concur with the author of all evil in exercising the faith and patience of the Saints.