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Statesman yet friend to truth in soul sincere

DMI number:
1389
Poem Aliases
Pope. Epitaph on James Craggs.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Statesman yet friend to truth in soul sincere
Last Line:
Praised wept and honoured by the muse he loved
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Epitaph
Themes:
Death and Politics
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Twickenham edition VI: 281-2.
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Content/Publication
Title:
Select and Remarkable Epitaphs [Vol. 1] [T27439] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.149
Poem Title:
This Epitaph is taken from Mr. Pope's Epistle to Mr. Addison, occasioned by his Dialogues on Medals;
Attribution:
A. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
The Altar of Love [12 Theta 1321]
Page No(s):
[1p.]
Poem Title:
Epitaph on the Monument of Secretary Craggs, in Westminster-Abbey
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Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
The Altar of Love [ESTC N16438]
Page No(s):
[1 p.]
Poem Title:
Epitaph on the Monument of Secretary Craggs, in Westminster-Abbey
Attribution:
A. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
The altar of love. Consisting of poems and other miscellanies [ESTC N16485]
Page No(s):
[1 p.]
Poem Title:
Epitaph on the Monument of Secretary Craggs, in Westminster Abbey.
Attribution:
A. Pope.
Attributed To:
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Title:
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Page No(s):
1 p.
Poem Title:
Epitaph on the Monument of Secretary Craggs, in Westminster-Abbey
Attribution:
A. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope