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What and how great the virtue and the art

DMI number:
31545
Poem Aliases
Horace. Satires. Book 2. Satire 2.
Confidence:
Absolute
Evidence:
Pope. Second Satire of the Second Book of Horace.
Confidence:
Absolute
Evidence:
First Line:
What and how great the virtue and the art
Last Line:
Let us be fixed and our own masters still
Poem Genre / Form:
Imitation / translation / paraphrase, Satire, and Couplet
Themes:
Advice / moral precepts, Poverty, Retirement, and Rural life
Related People
Translated from:
Horace
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute
Comments:
Second satire of the second book of Horace. Twickenham edition IV.
Related Poems
First Line:
Tis yet in vain I own to keep a pother
Last Line:
And neither leans on this side nor on that
Relationship:
Extract Of/Extracted In
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
The art of poetry on a new plan [vol 2] [ESTC T56146] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.102-106
Poem Title:
To Mr. Bethel.
Attribution:
by the late celebrated Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope