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By Pat Rogers

In this concise creation to Pope’s existence and paintings, first released in 1975, the poet’s hugely profitable profession as a guy of letters is visible opposed to the heritage of the Augustan age as an entire. Pat Rogers starts off by way of reading the connection of the eighteenth-century author to his viewers, and discusses the position of favor and versification during this. The publication covers the total of Pope’s paintings and contains not just the translations of Homer and such minor poems as The Temple of Fame, but in addition the prose, either drama and correspondence. in response to broad examine, this publication will supply literature scholars with a better appreciation and knowing of Pope’s verse and the ways that he addressed his eighteenth-century context in his paintings.

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