Produced by Clytie Siddall, Charles Aldarondo, Tiffany Vergon and the Online Distributed Proofreading Team. THE RAPE OF THE LOCK AND OTHER POEMS BY ALEXANDER POPE EDITED WITH INTRODUCTION AND NOTES BY THOMAS MARC PARROTT, PH.D. PROFESSOR OF ENGLISH, PRINCETON UNIVERSITY THIS EDITION PUBLISHED 1906 PREFACE It has been the aim of the editor in preparing
Distributed Proofreaders THE POETICAL WORKS OF ALEXANDER POPE VOL. I. With Memoir, Critical Dissertation, and Explanatory Notes by THE REV. GEORGE GILFILLAN M.DCCC.LVI. LIFE OF ALEXANDER POPE Alexander Pope was born in Lombard Street, London, on the 21st of May 1688–the year of the Revolution. His father was a linen-merchant, in thriving circumstances, and said
Produced by Jonathan Ingram, David King and PG Distributed Proofreaders THE POETICAL WORKS OF ALEXANDER POPE. _With Memoir, Critical Dissertation, and Explanatory Notes_, BY THE REV. GEORGE GILFILLAN. VOL. II. M.DCCC.LVI. THE GENIUS AND POETRY OF POPE. Few poets during their lifetime have been at once so much admired and so much abused as Pope.
An Essay on Man. Moral essays and satires by Alexander Pope. INTRODUCTION. Pope’s life as a writer falls into three periods, answering fairly enough to the three reigns in which he worked. Under Queen Anne he was an original poet, but made little money by his verses; under George I. he was chiefly a translator,