William Mason

(1725—1797) poet and garden designer

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Poet and clergyman, educated at Hull Grammar School and St John's College, Cambridge. He was the friend and correspondent of Thomas Gray, Richard Hurd, William Warburton, and Horace Walpole. ...

Subjects: literature.

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