Defence of Poetry (Google eBook)

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G.G.J. and J. Robinson, 1787 - Poetry - 144 pages
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Review: A Defence of Poetry

User Review  - Momina Masood - Goodreads

Gosson and the Puritan likes of him charged poetry with depravity and leading people astray etc. Sidney counters that it is not poetry that should be blamed but the amateur poets who don't know how to ... Read full review

Review: A Defence of Poetry

User Review  - David Weiss - Goodreads

Excellent wide ranging defense of literature, not just poetry, so in this regard more wide ranging than Daniel's Defense of Rhyme. Read full review

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