's ambitious poem The Progress of Poetry first appeared in print in The Flower-Piece: a Collection of Miscellany Poems. By several hands, edited by Matthew Concanen
(the elder) and published by Walthoe
Madan, Judith Cowper. “The Progress of Poetry”. The Flower-Piece, edited by Matthew Concanen, Walthoe, 1731, pp. 130 - 40.
Judith Cowper Madan
Pattison died of smallpox in July this year, aged about twenty-one.
Matthew, Henry Colin Gray, Brian Harrison, and Lawrence Goldman, editors. Oxford Dictionary of National Biography.