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What armed for virtue when I point the pen

DMI number:
28019
Poem Aliases
Pope. First Satire of the Second Book of Horace.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
Horace. Satires. Book 2 Satire 1.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
What armed for virtue when I point the pen
Last Line:
Shall walk in peace and credit to his grave
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, Imitation / translation / paraphrase, and Satire
Themes:
Poetry / literature / writing and Virtue / vice
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from First satire of the second book of Horace. Twickenham edition IV.
Translated from:
Horace
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Content/Publication
Title:
Memoirs of the life and writings of Alexander Pope, esq. [ESTC T88302]
Page No(s):
p.196
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Mr. Pope [in body of text p. 195]
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope