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Ambition sighed she found it vain to trust

DMI number:
22407
Poem Aliases
Pope. To Mr Addison occasioned by his dialogues on medals.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Ambition sighed she found it vain to trust
Last Line:
And little eagles wave their wings in gold
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Thing-poem
Themes:
Objects[medals] and Time
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from To Mr Addison. Twickenham edition VI: 202-4.
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First Line:
See the wild waste of all-devouring years
Last Line:
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Relationship:
Extract Of/Extracted In
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Memoirs of the life and writings of Alexander Pope, esq. [ESTC T88302]
Page No(s):
pp.19-20
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope