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A Short Biographical Sketch of JOHN SCOTT (1730 to 1783)

by John W. Cousin

SCOTT, JOHN (1730-1783). —Poet, s. of a Quaker draper who in his later years lived at Amwell, a village in Herts, which the poet celebrates in his descriptive poem, Amwell. He wrote much other verse now forgotten.

Book: Shattered Sighs