1857 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Grenville Mellen

Samuel Griswold Goodrich, in Recollections of a Lifetime (1857) 2:274.



Grenville Mellen — a true poet, and a most kind, gentle spirit, doomed early to "pass away" — was a favorite in my pages [of The Token], and to me a devoted friend.