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poetic workmanship of Alexander Pope.

Rebecca Price Parkin

poetic workmanship of Alexander Pope.

by Rebecca Price Parkin

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Published by Octagon Books in New York .
Written in English

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  • Pope, Alexander, -- 1688-1744

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    First published by the University of Minnesota, 1955.

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    Open LibraryOL13713905M

    An Essay on Criticism, didactic poem in heroic couplets by Alexander Pope, first published anonymously in when the author was 22 years gh inspired by Horace’s Ars poetica, this work of literary criticism borrowed from the writers of the Augustan it Pope set out poetic rules, a Neoclassical compendium of maxims, with a combination of ambitious argument and great. Alexander Pope was born on 21st May, , in Lombard Street, London. From the day of his birth Pope was weak and sickly in body; and the extreme sensibility of his nerves, the feebleness of his digestive organs, and the general fragility of his constitution, made his life, in Dr. Johnson's phrase, a long disease.

    Alexander Pope About Alexander Pope Pope was born into a Catholic family in , the year of The Glorious Revolution, when Catholics could not live in London – . The Iliad Homer downloads; The Rape of the Lock, and Other Poems Alexander Pope downloads; An Essay on Man; Moral Essays and Satires Alexander Pope downloads; Letters of Abelard and Heloise Peter Abelard and Héloïse downloads The Odyssey Homer downloads; An Essay on Criticism Alexander Pope downloads; The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, .

    This book contains Alexander Pope’s seminal interpretation of the original Homeric poem, published serially from to Hailed by Samuel Johnson as “a performance which no age or nation could hope to equal,” this is a classic text that has moulded centuries of British and American culture through its beautiful and timeless poetry.5/5(1). Alexander Pope, The Rape of the Lock - A selective and critical bibliography A concise, intelligent book tracing the development of Pope's life and poetical career. B.D. combines a sympathetic and convincing account of Pope's personality with urbane critical poise and acumen. The Poetic Workmanship of Alexander Pope. Minneapolis Author: Michèle Plaisant.


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The Poetic Workmanship of Alexander Pope was first published in Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press by: 4.

Poetic workmanship of Alexander Pope. New York, Octagon Books, [©] (OCoLC) Named Person: Alexander Pope; Alexander Pope; Alexander Pope: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Rebecca Price Parkin.

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Poetic workmanship of Alexander Pope. Minneapolis, Univ. of Minnesota Press. [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Alexander Pope; Alexander Pope; Alexander Pope; Alexander Pope: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Rebecca Price Parkin. Poetic Workmanship of Alexander Pope, The [Parkin, Rebbeca Price] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

Poetic Workmanship of Alexander Pope, TheAuthor: Rebbeca Price Parkin. The Poetic Workmanship of Alexander Pope Book Description: Through a detailed examination of Alexander Pope’s poetic practices, Mrs. Parkin throws light both on the craftsmanship and on the philosophical concepts which governed the creative thought of the poet.

POETIC WORKMANSHIP OF POPE light, are shown ready to act without hesitation upon any hare-brained schemes that visit their heads—schemes uncorrected by humble measuring against standards outside themselves. There is a significant difference, by the way, between the typ-ical dullard of Pope's day and the twentieth-century solipsist asCited by: 4.

The Poetic Workmanship of Alexander Pope was first published in Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press h a detailed Price: $ She analyzes Pope’s use of such literary devices as irony, antithesis, metaphor, narrative, paradox, tension, tonal variation, and the dramatic speaker.

She discusses the Pope’s work as a whole. The study also provides an evaluation of the influence on Pope’s work of. 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, as well as for his translation of Shakespeare, Pope is the second-most quoted writer in the English Born: 21 MayLondon, England. Alexander Pope, English poet and satirist.

From the book 'Gallery of Portraits' published London (Photo by Universal History Archive/Getty Images) The acknowledged master of the heroic couplet and one of the primary tastemakers of the Augustan age, British writer Alexander Pope was a central figure in the Neoclassical movement.

Find The Poetical Works Of Alexander Pope by Pope, Alexander at Biblio. Uncommonly good collectible and rare books from uncommonly good booksellers This is the collected works of the great English poet Alexander Pope ( - ).

This book is not dated, but it was part of a series and I found an expert evaluation of another book from the. Pope was born in London to Alexander Pope (senior, a linen merchant) and Edith Pope (née Turner), who were both Catholics.

Pope's education was affected by the penal law in force at the time upholding the status of the established Church of England, which banned Catholics from teaching on pain of perpetual Size: KB.

The Poetic Workmanship of Alexander Pope. Octagon Books. Peter Quennell. Alexander Pope: The Education of Genius, Weidenfeld & Nicolson. Alexander Pope and the Traditions of Formal Verse Satire. Princeton University Press. Allen G. Wood. Literary Satire and Theory. Alexander Pope is generally regarded as the greatest English poet of the eighteenth century, best known for his satirical verse and for his translation of Homer.

He is the third most frequently quoted writer in the English language, after Shakespeare and Tennyson/5. Poetical (The) Works of Alexander Pope with Memoir, Explanatory Notes, Etc. by Pope, Alexander.; Warburton & Others and a great selection of related books.

An Essay on Man is a poem published by Alexander Pope in –It was dedicated to Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke, (pronounced 'Bull-en-brook') hence the opening line: "Awake, St John ". It is an effort to rationalize or rather "vindicate the ways of God to man" (l), a variation of John Milton's claim in the opening lines of Paradise Lost, that he will "justify the ways of.

Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Volume 1 by Alexander Pope - Free Ebook Project Gutenberg.

Alexander Pope is generally regarded as the greatest English poet of the eighteenth century, best known for his satirical verse and for his translation of Homer. He is the third most frequently quoted writer in the English language, after Shakespeare and Tennyson/5(20). Alexander Pope (21 May - 30 May ) was an 18th-century English poet, best known for his satirical verse and for his translation of Homer.

Poet, was born in London, of Roman Catholic parentage. His father was a linen-merchant, who married as his second wife Edith Turner, a lady of respectable Yorkshire family, and of some fortune, made a competence, and retired to a small property at Born: May 21 (Template:MONTHNUMBER) London.

4. For example, Rebecca Parkin, The Poetic Workmanship of Alexander Pope (Minneapolis, ), p, remarks that the ‘coincidences of rhyme between Pope's text’ in Book I of the Dunciad and works by Garth, Milton, and Carew may be ‘accidental or deliberately retained .Pope was an 18th-century English poet, best known for his satirical verse and for his translation of Homer.

He is the third-most frequently quoted writer in The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, after Shakespeare and Tennyson. Pope's use of the heroic couplet is famous.

Pope was born in London to Alexander Pope (senior, a linen merchant) and.of footnotes in the back of the book. For popular books this may have some justification, but surely a university monograph need not worry about pleasing the general reader. Robert Halsband Hunter College The Poetic Workmanship of Alexander Pope.

By Rebecca Price Parkin. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, []. Pp. vii+ $4.