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1st Edition

A Political Biography of Alexander Pope

ISBN 9781138665187
Published January 20, 2016 by Routledge
288 Pages

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Book Description

This is the first study to assess the entire career of Alexander Pope (1688–1744) in relation to the political issues of his time.

Table of Contents

Introduction Part I: William and Anne, 1688-1714 1 Nature and Nurture 2 The Flowers of the Forest 3 The Piping Time of Peace Part II: George I, 1714-27 4 Civil and Religious Rage 5 Toil, Trouble, South Sea Bubble 6 A Dull Duty and a Public Cause Part III: George II, 1727-44 7 Dunce the Second Reigns 8 Libels and Satires 9 Friendship and Opposition Epilogue: After Walpole

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