As an instance, it is not enough to say: "I will inform myself completely as to the Lake School."
He defended the Lake School in 1814 when it still had many deriders.
But the style of most of them is unoriginal, being merely an echo of that of the English Lake School.
What the poets of the Lake School extolled was a definite, actually existing sum of liberties—not liberty.
And the reason is, that these men's conception of liberty was utterly different from that of the Lake School.
The stiff, artificial school of Pope had been superseded by the Lake School.
This eminent poet is the chief founder of what is called the “Lake School” of poetry.
He also wrote a series of Conversations with the poets of the Lake School, many of which are too obviously imaginary.
During the first twelve years of the present century, the influence of the Lake School was visible in his productions.
That was the war-cry which animated the Lake School in their assault upon the then established authority.