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Alexander Pope encyclopedia

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Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744 -- Encyclopedias., Poets, English -- 18th century -- Biography -- Encyclopedias., Great Britain -- Intellectual life -- 18th century -- Encyclope

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StatementPat Rogers.
GenreEncyclopedias.
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LC ClassificationsPR3632 .R64 2004
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Paginationxxx, 366 p. :
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Open LibraryOL3690972M
ISBN 100313324263
LC Control Number2003061266

He is the author of more than articles, and his many books include The Samuel Johnson Encyclopedia (Greenwood, ), Essays on Pope (), The Oxford Illustrated History of English Literature (), and Literature and Popular Culture in Eighteenth-Century England ().Cited by: 4.

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The Alexander Pope Encyclopedia. Alexander Pope () was the most important English poet of the 18th century, as well as an essayist, satirist, and critic. Many of his sayings are still quoted today.

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Author. Overview Alexander Pope was a superstar of English neoclassical literature, so much so that the first half of the British eighteenth century is often referred to as “the age of Pope.” Pope alternately defined, invented, satirized, critiqued, and reformed almost all of the genres and conventions of early-eighteenth-century British verse.

Alexander Pope, (bornLondon, England—diedTwickenham, near London), 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).

He is one of the most epigrammatic of all English authors. In Pope published a fourth book to Dunciad separately, and his last published work was the four-volume Dunciad in An Essay on Man Pope's friendship with the former statesman Henry St.

John Bolingbroke, who had settled a few miles from Twickenham, stimulated his interest in philosophy and led to the composition of An Essay on Man. "[A] superb reference book No matter where you open the book and dip in, it is difficult to stop reading a major by a major scholar, and one which should certainly be in every university library."-English "The Alexander Pope Encyclopedia will certainly become an essential reference work for scholars, and will also be useful for students seeking more detailed background information 4/5(1).

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The Alexander Pope Encyclopedia (Non-Series series) by Pat Rogers. Alexander Pope () was the most important English poet of the 18th century, as well as an essayist, satirist, and critic. Many of his sayings are still quoted today. Alexander Pope,The Complete Poetical Works of Alexander Pope [] The Online Library Of Liberty This E-Book (PDF format) is published by Liberty Fund, Inc., a private, non-profit, educational foundation established in to encourage study of the ideal of a society of free and responsible individuals.

was the 50th anniversary year of. Includes the Catholic Encyclopedia, Church Fathers, Summa, Bible and more — all for only $ Poet, son of Alexander Pope and his second wife, Edith Turner, b.

in London, England, 22 May, ; d. at Twickenham, England, 30 May, The Alexander Pope Encyclopedia by Rogers, Pat and Rogers, Pat available in Hardcover onalso read synopsis and reviews.

Alexander Pope () was the most important English poet of the 18th century, as well as an. Product Information Alexander Pope () was the most important English poet of the 18th century, as well as an essayist, satirist, and critic. Many of his sayings are still quoted today. His Essay on Criticism shaped the aesthetic views of English Neoclassicism, while his Essay on Man reflected the moral views of the Enlightenment.

Alexander Pope () was the most important English poet of the 18th century, as well as an essayist, satirist, and critic. Many of his sayings are still quoted today. His Essay on Criticism shaped the aesthetic views of English Neoclassicism, while his Essay on Man reflected the moral views of the Enlightenment.

He participated fully in the critical debates of his time and was one of. Early life. Alexander Pope was born to Alexander Pope Senior (–), a linen merchant of Plough Court, Lombard Street, London, and his wife Edith (née Turner) (–), who were both Catholics.

Edith's sister Christiana was the wife of the famous miniature painter Samuel 's education was affected by the recently enacted Test Acts, which upheld the status of the. The entries reflect current scholarship and cite works for further reading. The encyclopedia also provides a chronology and concludes with a selected, general bibliography.

Because of Pope's central importance to the Enlightenment, this book is also a useful companion to 18th-century literary and intellectual culture. Alexander Pope Pope's first major work, Pastorals was published in the sixth part of Tonson's Poetical Miscellanies on May 2, Pope originally wrote the Pastorals at the age of 16 and Tonson had written to the teenager asking to publish back in It seems that Pope held out for publication on his own conditions.

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 Alexander Pope, English poet and satirist.

From the book 'Gallery of Portraits' published London (Photo by Universal History Archive/Getty Images). It seems particularly odd for this critic, given that his latest book, Pope and the Destiny of the Stuarts, is devoted to a study of Windsor-Forest.

The Alexander Pope Encyclopedia, however, is an immense achievement, and one that offers a distillation of Mr. Rogers’s years of carefully acquired knowledge. Poet, son of Alexander Pope and his second wife, Edith Turner, b.

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in London, England, 22 May, ; d. at Twickenham, England, 30 May, His parents were both Catholics, and the son lived and died in the profession of the faith to which he was born. The poet's father was a linen.

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Author. Pope, Alexander & Alexander Pope, Pope & Alexander Pope. Publisher. Book Jungle. Publication Date. The Ancient History Encyclopedia logo is a registered EU trademark. Author/creator: Rogers, Pat, Format: Book and Print: Publication Info: Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, Description: xxx, pages: maps ; 26 cm.

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He continued to write poetic epistles, as well as the Books of Horace, until his death in The Works of Alexander Pope Esq. In Nine Volumes Complete was published inand became the primary edition of Pope’s works.

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