Alexander Pope Quotes

Alexander Pope (1688 – 1744) was an English poet, satirist, and translator. He was first taught to read by his aunt and soon developed a love of books, later being mainly self-educated. At the age of twelve he developed tuberculosis of the spine, which crippled and troubled him throughout his life. Pope was only twenty-one when the first of his numerous writings was published. He is regarded as a master of the heroic couplet. His best known works being The Rape of the Lock, The Dunciad, and An Essay on Criticism.

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