1757 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Dr. Nathaniel Cotton

John Dyer to William Duncombe, 9 May 1757; Duncombe, Letters of Eminent Persons (1772; 1773) 3:71.



Pray who is Dr. Cotton (in Dodsley's Miscellanies?) There is good sense in his "Fire-side;" and his "To-morrow," in imitation of Shakespear, is excellent.