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Beneath her footstool science groans in chains

DMI number:
28048
Poem Aliases
Pope. Dunciad. Book 4.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Beneath her footstool science groans in chains
Last Line:
Thou weepest and with thee wept each gentle muse
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Extract / snippet from longer work, and Satire
Themes:
Poetry / literature / writing, Visions, and Wit
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Dunciad Book 4. Twickenham edition V.
Content/Publication
Title:
Memoirs of the life and writings of Alexander Pope, esq. [ESTC T88302]
Page No(s):
p.232
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Mr. Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope