1882 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Henry Neele

Epes Sargent, in Harper's Cyclopaedia of British and American Poetry (1882) 533.



Henry Neele (1798-1828), author of the following poem ["And where is he?"], was a native of London, who published two volumes of poems, and wrote The Romance of English History. Just after his thirtieth birthday he committed suicide in a fit of despondency.