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Distrustful sense with modest caution speaks

DMI number:
30882
Poem Aliases
Pope. Essay on Criticism.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
Distrustful sense with modest caution speaks
Last Line:
Bursts out resistless with a thundering tide
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet, Essay, and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
Wit[sense]
Related People
Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Essay on Criticism. Twickenham edition I: 239-326.
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Last Line:
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Extract Of/Extracted In
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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):
pp.106-107
Poem Title:
Sense
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