1845 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Chandos Leigh

Walter Savage Landor to Mrs. Paynter, 3 August 1845; Landor, Letters (1899) 146.



The farmers here are crying out about their hay. Lord Leigh told me he had near a hundred acres cut and spoiling. The corn in many parts is mildewed. I hope Ceres and Croesus are reigning in Carmarthenshire.