1787 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Jane Bowdler

Anna Laetitia Barbauld to John Aikin, 31 January 1787; Works (1826) 2:51.



Miss Bowdler's Essays are read here by the graver sort with much approbation. She is the lady who betook herself to writing when she lost her voice.