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In times overgrown with rust and ignorance

DMI number:
28237
First Line:
In times overgrown with rust and ignorance
Last Line:
And saved himself as cheap as ever he could
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Philosophic poetry
Themes:
Corruption, Religion, and Superstition
Related People
Author:
John Dryden
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Religio Laici. Calif. II (1972): 120-1
Content/Publication
Title:
Memoirs of the life and writings of Alexander Pope, esq. [ESTC T88302]
Page No(s):
pp.346-347
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Mr. Dryden.
Attributed To:
John Dryden