An inquiry into the nature, and genuine laws of poetry

including a particular defence of the writings, and genius of Mr. Pope. by Percival Stockdale

Publisher: Folcroft Press in [Folcroft, Pa.]

Written in English
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  • Pope, Alexander, 1688-1744 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Verse satire, English -- History and criticism.,
  • Poetry -- Early works to 1800.

Edition Notes

Reprint of the 1778 ed.

LC ClassificationsPR3634 .S68 1970
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 186 p.
Number of Pages186
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5338492M
LC Control Number72192014

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