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But all our praises why should lords engross

DMI number:
31858
Poem Aliases
Pope. Moral Essays. Epistle 3. To Bathurst.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
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First Line:
But all our praises why should lords engross
Last Line:
The wretch who living saved a candle's end
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Virtue / vice
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Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Moral Essays, Epistle III To Bathurst. Twickenham edition III ii.
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All our praises why should lords engross
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But all our praises why should lords engross
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But all our praises why should lords engross
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Content/Publication
Title:
Elegaic and other poems by several hands [N7028] [ecco]
Page No(s):
pp.22-23
Poem Title:
The Man of Ross.
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