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But most by numbers judge a poet's song

DMI number:
37196
Poem Aliases
Pope. Essay on Criticism.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
But most by numbers judge a poet's song
Last Line:
And what Timotheus was is Dryden now
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Essay, and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Fame and Poetry / literature / writing
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Essay on Criticism. Twickenham edition I: 239-326.
Content/Publication
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry, extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets [T115504] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.124-126
Poem Title:
On Versification.
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope
Title:
The poetical preceptor; or, a collection of select pieces of poetry, extracted from the works of the most eminent English poets. [T119553] [ECCO]
Page No(s):
pp.111-112
Poem Title:
On Versification. [Pope.]
Attribution:
Pope.
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope