1768 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. Walter Harte

Joseph Cockfield to Weeden Butler, 5 December 1768; in John Nichols, Illustrations of the Literary History of the XVIII Century (1817-58) 5:791.



There are some very pretty lines addressed to Lord Chesterfield in the Gentleman's Magazine for January last, written (for the style betrays the author) by Mr. Harte, one of the Canons of Windsor, and writer of that excellent volume of Poems, The Amaranth.