1766 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. James Scott

Edmond Malone to his father, April 1766; Sir James Prior, Life of Edmond Malone (1860) 23.



I am at present writing in a coffee-house, in the midst of so much noise and bustle — the celebrated anti-Sejanus (Mr. Scott) on one side and Mr. Macklin on the other — that I can't add anything more at present.