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ⓘ Alexander Pope is usually thought of as the greatest English poet in the eighteenth century. He is best known for his satirical writing and for his translation ..




Alexander Pope
                                     

ⓘ Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope is usually thought of as the greatest English poet in the eighteenth century. He is best known for his satirical writing and for his translation of Homer. He is the third most often quoted writer in The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations, after Shakespeare and Tennyson. Pope was a master of the heroic couplet.

                                     
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