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Yet still how faint by precept is expressed

DMI number:
30497
Poem Aliases
Pope. Epistle to Mr. Jervas with Dryden's translation of Fresnoy's Art of Painting.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Yet still how faint by precept is expressed
Last Line:
An angel's sweetness or Bridgewater's eyes
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Art / painting and Beauty
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Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Epistle to Mr. Jervas. Twickenham edition VI: 156-158.
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First Line:
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Last Line:
Thou but preservest a form and I a name
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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.82
Poem Title:
[no title]
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