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Published by Pearson/Longman in Harlow, England, New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Verse satire, English

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statementedited by Valerie Rumbold.
SeriesLongman annotated English poets
ContributionsRumbold, Valerie.
The Physical Object
Paginationv. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18847025M
ISBN 100582423422
ISBN 109780582423428

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The Poems of Alexander Pope is a multi-volume edition of the poetry of Alexander Pope (–) resulting from a thorough reappraisal of his work, from composition through to reception. The annotations and headnotes are full and informative, and the layout is designed to enable the reader to navigate easily between the poems, the record of variants and the editorial commentary. 7 rows · A list of poems by Alexander Pope Born in , Alexander Pope's poetry often used . In the s, Pope published two works on the same theme: An Essay on Man and a series of “imitated” satires and epistles of Horace (). After the final edition of The Dunciad was released in , Pope began to revise and assemble his poetry for a . Sep 10,  · A splendid presentation of Pope’s poems, excluding only his translations of Homer, this is the only one-volume edition that can lay claim to completeness and accuracy of text. It presents the corpus of Pope’s poetry as printed in the highly praised Twickenham Edition, except for the version of The Rape of the Lock and other early.

Alexander Pope represents an ideal of poetry which the Romantic age almost annihilated: epigrammatic, metrical, rhyming, satirical, and unemotional. He is from the Augustan age of classical taste. This makes reading his works a curious experience nowadays, since his poems are rich in memorable lines but almost barren of keen sentiment /5. Read all best poems of Alexander Pope. Pope was a romantic 18th-century english poet. He is best known for his satirical verse, as well as for his translation of Homer. Pope's most famous poem is The Rape of the Lock. He is also famous for his use of the heroic couplet, he is the second-most frequently quoted writer in The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, after Shakespeare. Alexander Pope (21 May – 30 May ) is regarded as one of the greatest English poets, and the foremost poet of the early eighteenth century. He is best known for his satirical and discursive poetry, including The Rape of the Lock, The Dunciad, and An Essay on Criticism, Born: 21 May , London, England. The Dunciad: Book I. by Alexander Pope.. The Mighty Mother and her son who brings The Smithfield muses to the ear of kings I sing. Say you her instruments the great%(1).