1765 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Samuel Johnson

Anonymous, "Toast for Jan. 30, written in a Copy of Samuel Johnson's Works" Gazetteer and Daily Advertiser (23 January 1765).



MAY all Statesmen that would raise the King's Prerogative on the ruins of public Liberty, meet with the fate of Lord Stafford.

MAY all Priests, that would advance Church Power on the belly of Conscience, go to the block, like Archbishop Laud.