1774 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Robert Lloyd

J. Carr, "Character of the late Mr. Robert Lloyd, when a Prisoner in the Fleet" Weekly Magazine or Edinburgh Amusement 25 (22 September 1774) 402.



Wit, wisdom, pity, folly, friends,
Bob uses and abuses;
No pride but learned pride commends,
No liars but the Muses.