The Poetry of Alexander Pope: Laureate of Peace

Author(s): G. Wilson Knight

Date: Format: EPUB Language: English ISBN/ASIN: 1138307130
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First revealed in 1955, this exegesis at the writings of Alexander Pope finds the technical felicities of his poetry, and is the primary to be dedicated to the nice that means inherent in his paintings. One phase, which has seemed ahead of and did a lot to redirect the find out about of Pope, has been totally revised. Of the opposite 4 chapters, one gives an unique of The Temple of Fame, and, whilst discussing this overlooked poem, makes a number of ideas that could be stated to represent a vital advance in aesthetics. Another analyses Byron’s fortify of Pope, relating to it as a landmark within the historical past of English literary complaint and as essential to the figuring out of Pope and Byron alike. The final bankruptcy discusses the relation of Pope’s idea to our personal time. This e-book provides a lot to what’s already identified of Pope, and can move a long way in reviving an hobby within the paintings and philosophy of the Laureate of Peace.
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