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A saint in crape is twice a saint in lawn

DMI number:
22413
Poem Aliases
Pope. Moral Essays. Epistle I. To Cobham.
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Evidence:
First Line:
A saint in crape is twice a saint in lawn
Last Line:
More wise more learned more just more everything
Poem Genre / Form:
Couplet and Extract / snippet from longer work
Themes:
The monarchy (heads of state) and Virtue / vice
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Author:
Alexander Pope
Confidence:
Absolute (100%)
Comments:
Extract from Moral Essays: Epistle I, To Cobham. Twickenham edition III ii.
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Content/Publication
Title:
Memoirs of the life and writings of Alexander Pope, esq. [ESTC T88302]
Page No(s):
p.28
Poem Title:
[No title]
Attribution:
Mr. Pope
Attributed To:
Alexander Pope