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True wit is nature to advantage dressed

DMI number:
30962
Poem Aliases
Pope. Essay on Criticism.
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Absolute (100%)
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Buckingham. Essay on poetry.
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Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
True wit is nature to advantage dressed
Last Line:
True wit is everlasting like the sun
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Essay, and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Wit
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Author:
Alexander Pope
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Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Partial extract from Essay on Criticism. Twickenham edition I.
Author:
John Sheffield
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Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Partial extract w. variants from An essay on poetry. Chalmers (1810) X: 91-94.
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