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Alexander Pope. Prudence, whose glass presents th' approaching jayl : 50 Poetic
Justice, with her lifted scale ; Where in nice balance, truth with gold (he weighs,
And solid pudding against empty praise. Here she beholds the Chaos dark and ...
Alexander Pope. And empty words flic gave, and founding strain, But senseless,
lifeless ! Idol void and vain ! Never was dash'd Out, at one lucky hit, A Fool, so just
a copy of a Wit ; . , 45 So like, that criticks laid and courtiers swore, A wit it was, ...
Alexander Pope. VI. A PARALLEL O F T H E CHARACTERS O F Mr. DRYDEN
and Mr. P O P E, Mr. POPE. % .His Politicks, Rzligion, Morals. MR. Pope is an
open and mortal Enemy to his Country, and the C*4n- monwealth of Learning, ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - lizpatanders - LibraryThing
On the whole, I did enjoy reading this poem, although I found it very difficult to read. I've heard before that it's very hard to comprehend the first time around, and I would have to agree. Although ... Read full review