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Whatever the passion knowledge fame or pelf

DMI number:
30147
Poem Aliases
Pope. Essay on Man. Epistle 2.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Whatever the passion knowledge fame or pelf
Last Line:
Tis this though man is a fool yet God is wise
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Essay, and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Advice / moral precepts and Ignorance
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Essay on Man Epistle II. Twickenham edition III i.
Content/Publication
Title:
The art of poetry on a new plan [vol I] [ESTC T56146] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
p.164
Poem Title:
[no title]
Attribution:
Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope