life of Alexander Pope (1769) by Owen Ruffhead

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Published by Garland Pub. in New York .

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  • Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744 -- Early works to 1800.,
  • Poets, English -- 18th century -- Biography -- Early works to 1800.

Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1769 ed. printed for S. Powell, Dublin.

Book details

GenreEarly works to 1800.
SeriesThe Life & times of seven major British writers. Popeiana, 22, Popeiana,, 22.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR3633 .P58 vol. 22
The Physical Object
Pagination235, 235 p.
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5054707M
ISBN 100824012585
LC Control Number74017008

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ALEXANDER POPE, English poet, was born in Lombard Street, London, on the 21st of May His father, Alexander Pope, a Roman Catholic, was a linen-draper who afterwards retired from business with a small fortune, and fixed his residence about at Binfield in Windsor Forest.

Pope. The Life of Alexander Pope | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc.

that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process. The Dunciad Alexander Pope. The Dunciad is a scathing work of satire and critique written by Alexander Pope in the mock-heroic style.

It was published three separate times, the first edition containing three books, and the final two editions containing an added fourth book. Pope, Alexander: : Books. Skip to main Books Hello, Sign in.

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Alexander Pope was born onin London, England, to Alexander and Edith Pope. His Roman Catholic father was a linen merchant.

His family moved out of London and settled in Binfield in Windsor Forest around Pope had little formal schooling. Early life. Alexander Pope was born in London on 21 Maythe year of the Glorious father (also Alexander, –) was a successful linen merchant in the poet's mother, Edith (–), was the daughter of William Turner, Esquire, of parents were Catholics.

Edith's sister, Christiana, was the wife of famous miniature painter Samuel : 21 MayLondon, England. Alexander Pope, poet and satirist of the English Augustan period, best known for his poems An Essay on Criticism (), The Rape of the Lock (–14), The Dunciad (), and An Essay on Man (–34).

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This collection includes Pope’s poems, translations of Ovid and Homer, An Essay on Criticism, The Rape of the Lock, An Essay on Man, and his Moral Essays.

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Pope was taught to read by his aunt, Christiana, the wife of the famous miniature painter Samuel Cooper. He went to Twyford School in He then went on to study in two Roman Catholic schools.

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Alexander Pope was born in London‚ the son of Alexander Pope‚ a Roman Catholic linen-merchant‚ and Edith (Turner) Pope‚ who was forty-four when Alexander‚ her only child‚ was born. Edith Pope belonged to a large Yorkshire family‚ which divided along Catholic and Protestant lines.

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Alexander Pope - Alexander Pope - Homer and The Dunciad: These poems and other works were collected in the first volume of Pope’s Works in When it was published, he was already far advanced with the greatest labour of his life, his verse translation of Homer.

He had announced his intentions in October and had published the first volume, containing the Iliad, Books I–IV, in R. Griffith, Alexander Pope: A Bibliography, 2 volumes (Austin: University of Texas Press,). Owen Ruffhead, The Life of Alexander Pope (London: Printed for C. Bathurst, ). George Sherburn, The Early Career of Alexander Pope (Oxford: Clarendon Press, ).

Maynard Mack, Alexander Pope: A Life (New Haven: Yale University Press, ). John M. Aden, Pope's Once and. Get this from a library. The stooping falcon: a novel of the life of Alexander Pope. [Jean Holdsworth]. In the Spring ofAlexander Pope was born an only child to Alexander and Edith Pope.

The elder Pope, a linen-draper and recent convert to Catholicism, soon moved his family from London to Binfield, Berkshire in the face of repressive, anti-Catholic legislation from Parliament.

Described by his. Pope, Alexander, The poetical works of Alexander Pope, esq.; to which is prefixed the life of the author, (Philadelphia, J.J. Woodward, ), also by Homer and Samuel Johnson, trans.

by Thomas Parnell (page images at HathiTrust). Alexander Pope was a poet and translator from England who lived from to and is often regarded as one of the greatest literary figures in the history of English literature.

Pope had to endure several health scares throughout his childhood but he continued to write and inhis work Pastorals was published that made him a household.

A list of poems by Alexander Pope Born inAlexander Pope's poetry often used satire to comment on society and politics - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets.

The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope | This is a reproduction of a book published before This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process.English poet Alexander Pope () was mostly self-taught having been denied a formal protestant education because of his family’s Roman Catholic beliefs; he also suffered from the effects of Pott’s disease his entire life, which left him deformed and of small stature never growing past the height of four feet six inches.The life of Alexander Pope, esq., comp.

from original manuscripts; with a critical essay on his writings and genius.

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