1771 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Ben Jonson

Anonymous, "Epigram on Mr. Francis Gentleman's late alteration of some of Ben Jonson's Plays" Scots Magazine 33 (September 1771) 485.



Mark the commandments, Frank,
Go no further—
Is it not written,
"Thou shalt do no murder?
BEN JONSON'S GHOST.