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A wit's a feather and a chief's a rod

DMI number:
33694
Poem Aliases
Pope. Essay on Man. Epistle 4.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
A wit's a feather and a chief's a rod
Last Line:
An honest man's the noblest work of God
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epistle, and Extract / snippet from longer work
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Essay on Man Epistle IV. Twickenham edition III i.
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A wit's a feather and a chief's a rod
Last Line:
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First Line:
A wit's a feather and a chief's a rod
Last Line:
Of stupid starers and of loud huzzas
Relationship:
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Content/Publication
Title:
Thoughts Moral and Divine [T136739] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.152
Poem Title:
Honesty.
Attribution:
our late celebrated Poet
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
Thoughts Moral and Divine [T136740] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.94
Poem Title:
Honesty.
Attribution:
our late celebrated Poet
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
Thoughts Moral and Divine [T6265] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.113
Poem Title:
Honesty.
Attribution:
our late celebrated Poet
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope