The Poems of Alexander Pope
The Poems of Alexander Pope
Edited ByJohn Butt
Edition 1st Edition
First Published 1966
eBook Published 10 September 2002
Pub. location London
Pages 884 pages
eBook ISBN 9780203134474
SubjectsLanguage & Literature
Butt, J. (Ed.). (1966). The Poems of Alexander Pope. London: Routledge, https://doi.org/10.4324/9780203134474
The most complete and usable edition of Pope's poetry presenting the corpus of his poetry as printed in the Twickenham edition with Pope's own notes and a selection of the annotations in the other volumes of the Twickenham edition.
TABLE OF CONTENTS
Works meditate Night, Thence Judgment, thence Maxims bring, trace the Muses Still peruse; o'erlook'd each Line. Learn hence for Ancient Esteem; Beauties Precepts declare, there's
ByHomer's Study> Delight, upward Spring; compar'd, Stagyrite Rules Nature Them. Happiness Care.
Labour rest, equal periods keep; 'Obedient slumbers weep'; Desires compos'd, affections ever ev'n, Tears delight, heav'n. Grace shines around serenest beams, curst, horrors night! glowing guilt exalts delight! Provoking Dremons restraint remove, within ev'ry source of love. thee, thee, charms, round phantom clasping arms.
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Virgin Feature, good-nature; fretful; would wise; plays before dies. envious Shrew, reliques, trust, sacred, place awful dust: DRYDEN.
Genius Pencil painted These? Love,
ByApollo, Venus Hercules Phrebus,
Epitaph. On the Honble. Simon Harcourt, Only Son the Lord Chancellor Harcourt Verses to Mrs. Judith Cowper
Shrine, who'er near, Friend lov'd, dear:
happy purg'd Crimes, sweet Sojourn those virtuous Climes, Where reign Sires! There, Countrey's Shame, Reason, found, Virtue same. Their Precepts raz'd Prejudice Youth, learn'd Truth. would Stars, Bonds, ordain, gentle might guide Rein! would Journey's Pleasure support a Friend. serve may'st never
ByYahoo, Yahoo Gulliver
Temple again dust. night, that's great, Knave morning, Cheat. Strange! Means defeated Ends, Spirit robb'd Pow'r, Warmth Friends, Nature err'd forgot. 'With ev'ry pleasing, ev'ry prudent part, ?'-she wants Heart. speaks, behaves, never, never, reach'd gen'rous Thought.
Court Bankrupt pleads cause, thankless Country leaves him Laws. Sense value Riches, T'enjoy them, Virtue impart, meanly, nor ambitiously pursu'd, sloth, servitude; lvlagnificence; Splendour, Charity; Plenty, Health; teach unspoil'd wealth! secret rare, between extremes Good-nature, Self-love. Worth well-weigh'd, Bounty giv'n,
ByMarbles, Spars, Minerals
Manners gentle, Affections mild; Simplicity, Child; native Humour temp'ring virtuous Rage, Form'd delight
Thing Lord! screams-Ah!
BySoutherne's Birth-day Dinner Orrery's