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Search then the ruling passion there alone

DMI number:
30498
Poem Aliases
Pope. Moral Essays. Epistle I. To Cobham.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Search then the ruling passion there alone
Last Line:
The prospect clears and Wharton stands confest
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Epistle, and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Wit[fools]
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Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Moral Essays: Epistle I, To Cobham. Twickenham edition III ii.
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.83
Poem Title:
Passions
Attribution:
Attributed To:
Not attributed