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THE

LIFE,

iSD

POSTHUMOUS WRITINGS,

OF

WILLIAM COWPER, Esqr.

WITH AN

INTRODUCTORY LETTER

TO THE

RIGHT HONOURABLE EARL COWPER.

By WILLIAM HAYLEY, Esqr.

"Obversatur oculis ille vir, quo neminem anas nostra graviorem, sanctiorem, subtiliorem "denique tulit: quem ego quum ex admiratione diligere coepissem, quod cvenire contra solet, "magis admiratus sum, postquam penitus inspexi. Inspexi cnim penitus: nihil a me ille secretum, "non joculare, non serium, non triste, non laetum."

Plinii Epist. Lib. 4, Ep. 17.

VOL. I.

©Wetter:

Printed by J. Seagrave;

FOR J. JOHNSON, ST. PAUL'S CHURCH-YARD, LONDON'.

1803.

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