ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION
Sir Joseph Mawbey
B., "To Sir Joseph Mawbey ... on his presenting the Petition of Mr. Wilkes to his Majesty" Public Advertiser (12 December 1768).
Sir Joseph Mawbey:
1761: A Lady
1768: A Lady
1772: S. B.
1772: W. H.
1773: W. H.
1774: A Boroughnian
1782: Sarah Emma Spencer
1832: John Taylor Esq.
MAWBEY, the Muse's Glory and her Pride,
How great to take the injur'd Patriot's Side!
Congenial Souls shall catch the Flame from Thee,
And Senates glow for WILKES and LIBERTY!