1766 ca. ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Rev. George Hakewill

Samuel Pegge, 1766 ca; in Anonymiana, or Ten Centuries of Observations on various Authors and Subjects (1809) 106.



CENTURY III. LVI.

The learned Dr. Hakewill, in his Apologie, takes it for granted (see the argument of the front and of the work, et alibi,) that the elements are convertible one into another; which is not agreeable to experiment, of the notions of the moderns.