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The poetical works of Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope

The poetical works of Alexander Pope
with his last corrections, additions, and improvements.
From the text of Dr. Warburton. With the life of the author.

Published by Printed under the direction of J. Bell in London .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

v. 1. The life [of] Mr. Alexander Pope [from Cibber's "Lives of the poets"] Pastorals. Messiah, a sacred eclogue, in imitation of Virgil's Pollio. Windsor forest. Rape of the lock. Sappho to Phaon. Eloisa to Abelard. Temple of fame. January and May, from Chaucer, &c.
v. 2. An essay on satire, occasioned by the death of Mr. Pope; Inscribed to Mr. Warburton. By J. Brown. Essay on man. Essay on criticism. Moral essays. Wife of Bath. Statius' Thebias, book first [translation]
v. 3. The fable of Dryope: From the ninth book of Ovid's Metamorphoses. Vertumnus and Pomona: From the fourteenth book of Ovid's Metamorphoses. Imitations of English poets. Horace's Satires, epistles, and odes. Imitated. Satires of Dr. John Donne versified. Epistles. Miscellanies. Epitaphs.
v. 4. Advertisements. Prefaces. Letters. Parallels. The Duncaid. Index of persons and matters.

Edition Notes

Added t.p., engraved, with vignettes from designs by Mortimer, dated 1777-78. Each volume has also special t.-p.
The Latin text accompanies the translations and imitations and the original text accompanies the versification of the satires of Dr. John Donne (v. 3, p. [168]-195)

Series Bell's edition. The poets of Great Britain complete from Chaucer to Churchill ..., [v.76-79]


Library of Congress PR1171 .B5 vol. 76-79

The Physical Object

Pagination 4 v.

ID Numbers

Open Library OL6601308M
LC Control Number 17023750
OCLC/WorldCat 13604923


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