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O sacred weapon left for truth's defence

DMI number:
30877
First Line:
O sacred weapon left for truth's defence
Last Line:
And goad the prelate slumbering in his stall
Poem Genre / Form:
Dialogue, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Satire
Themes:
Poetry / literature / writing and Virtue / vice
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from One thousand seven hundred and thirty eight. Dialogue 2. Twickenham edition IV.
Content/Publication
Title:
A collection of poems for reading and repetition selected from the most celebrated British poets [ESTC T119516] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.101
Poem Title:
Satire
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed