1747 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Dr. Henry Stubbe

Anonymous, in Biographia Britannica (1747-66) 7:165.



An heteroclite genius, who is frequently mentioned in the course of this work, and therefore some more particular account may be expected of him, especially as by uncommon parts he made a remarkable figure in his own times, though sunk at present into oblivion, yet his memory is still preserved by the diligence of the Oxford antiquary [Anthony Wood].