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For forms of government let fools contest

DMI number:
28241
Poem Aliases
Pope. Essay on Man. Epistle 3.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
For forms of government let fools contest
Last Line:
And all of God that bless mankind or mend
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Politics
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Essay on Man Epistle III. Twickenham edition III i.
Related Poems
First Line:
For forms of government let fools contest
Last Line:
And bade self-love and social be the same
Relationship:
Variant Of
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Memoirs of the life and writings of Alexander Pope, esq. [ESTC T88302]
Page No(s):
p.349
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope