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Accept a miracle instead of wit

DMI number:
33960
First Line:
Accept a miracle instead of wit
Last Line:
See two dull lines with Stanhope's pencil writ
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epigram
Themes:
Dunces and Poetry / literature / writing
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Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Speculation (10%)
Comments:
Twickenham edition VI: 436: 'doubtful authorship'.
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Accept a miracle instead of wit
Last Line:
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Title:
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Page No(s):
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Poem Title:
Written on Glass with the Earl of Chesterfield's Diamond Pencil.
Attribution:
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Attributed To:
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Title:
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Poem Title:
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Attribution:
By Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
Lord Chesterfield's witticisms; or, the grand pantheon of genius, sentiment and taste [T169947] [ecco]
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Poem Title:
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Attribution:
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Title:
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Written Extempore ... upon a Pane of Glass, with the Earl of Chesterfield's Pencil.
Attribution:
by Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope