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An essay on man by Alexander Pope( Book )
760 editions published between 1376 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 3,392 libraries worldwide
"Voltaire called it "the most sublime didactic poem ever written in any language." Rousseau rhapsodized about its intellectual consolations. Kant recited long passages of it from memory during his lectures. And Adam Smith and David Hume drew inspiration from it in their writings. This was Alexander Pope's Essay on Man (1733-34), a masterpiece of philosophical poetry, one of the most important and controversial works of the Enlightenment, and one of the most widely read, imitated, and discussed poems of eighteenth-century Europe and America. This volume, which presents the first major new edition of the poem in more than fifty years, introduces this essential work to a new generation of readers, recapturing the excitement and illuminating the debates it provoked from the moment of its publication. Echoing Milton's purpose in Paradise Lost, Pope says his aim in An Essay on Man is to "vindicate the ways of God to man"--To explain the existence of evil and explore man's place in the universe. In a comprehensive introduction, Tom Jones describes the poem as an investigation of the fundamental question of how people should behave in a world they experience as chaotic, but which they suspect to be orderly from some higher point of view. The introduction provides a thorough discussion of the poem's attitudes, themes, composition, context, and reception, and reassesses the work's place in history. Extensive annotations to the text explain references and allusions. The result is the most accessible, informative, and reader-friendly edition of the poem in decades and an invaluable book for students and scholars of eighteenth-century literature and thought."--
The rape of the lock by Alexander Pope( Book )
312 editions published between 1722 and 2016 in 8 languages and held by 2,333 libraries worldwide
"Presents a collection of poems by seventeenth-century English poet Alexander Pope, including the title work, a satire of a heroic epic."
An essay on man : in four epistles to H. St. John, Lord Bolingbroke : to which is added, the universal prayer by Alexander Pope( Book )
167 editions published between 1788 and 1981 in English and held by 1,993 libraries worldwide
The poetical works of Alexander Pope by Alexander Pope( Book )
400 editions published between 1716 and 2017 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,412 libraries worldwide
Ill. by John Gilbert
Poems by Alexander Pope( Book )
107 editions published between 1963 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,404 libraries worldwide
This presentation of Pope's poems, excluding only his translations of Homer, is the only one-volume edition that can lay claim to completeness and accuracy of text. It presents the corpus of Pope's poetry as printed in the highly praised Twickenham Edition, except for the 1712 version of The Rape of the Lock and other early versions of phrases preserved in the critical apparatus of the six-volume work. Pope's notes to his poems are included, as well as a generous selection of the copious annotation in the Twickenham text. This reduced version of the unsurpassed standard edition of Pope -- one of the great achievements of modern English scholarship -- will be essential to both students and scholars. The publishers are surely right in claiming that this should for long remain the standard one-volume edition of Pope's poems. The Twickenham edition, now pausing for breath before plunging into the Homer translations, has been a splendid achievement, and Professor Butt's distillation of the long labors of his fellow editors is most commendable. - Back cover
Poetical works by Alexander Pope( Book )
58 editions published between 1903 and 1990 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,288 libraries worldwide
The complete poetical works of Alexander Pope by Alexander Pope( Book )
21 editions published between 1900 and 2016 in English and French and held by 1,166 libraries worldwide
This book contains poems by Alexander Pope, 18th-century English poet best known for his satirical verse and use of heroic couplet
Epistles to several persons (Moral essays) by Alexander Pope( Book )
47 editions published between 1744 and 2005 in English and held by 1,079 libraries worldwide
An essay on criticism by Alexander Pope( Book )
321 editions published between 1711 and 2016 in 7 languages and held by 847 libraries worldwide
With an elaborate introductory study
The works of Alexander Pope by Alexander Pope( Book )
167 editions published between 1717 and 2016 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
This collection was designed for optimal navigation on Kindle and other electronic devices. This collection offers lower price, the convenience of a one-time download, and it reduces the clutter in your digital library. All books included in this collection feature a hyperlinked table of contents and footnotes. The collection is complimented by an author biography. This Collection Includes:Alexander Pope BiographyAn Essay on CriticismAn Essay on ManThe Iliad (as Translator) Memoir of Fr. Vincent De Paul; Religious of La Trappe (as Translator) The Odyssey (as Translator) The Poetical Works of Al
The rape of the lock, 1714 by Alexander Pope( Book )
105 editions published between 1714 and 1970 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
Alexander Pope by Bonamy Dobrée( Book )
40 editions published between 1900 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 417 libraries worldwide
A biographical and critical study. From a life so crammed with incident, Mr. Dobrée has chosen those facts which seem most to bear on the poet's development in life through art
An essay on man : address'd to a friend. Part I by Alexander Pope( Book )
94 editions published between 1733 and 1734 in English and held by 367 libraries worldwide
The Odyssey of Homer by Homer( Book )
75 editions published between 1726 and 2005 in English and held by 266 libraries worldwide
Enjoy the meandering and epic journey of Odysseus in this poem by eighth-century B.C. writer Homer. Often thought of as a sequel to Homer's Iliad, this tale follows the ten-year journey home of a soldier after the Trojan Wars and is one of the most famous writings to come out of the Archaic Period of Greece
An essay on man by Alexander Pope( Book )
133 editions published between 1745 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 253 libraries worldwide
"The Science of Human Nature is, like all other Sciences, reduced to a few, clear points; There are not many certain Truths in this World. It is therefore in the Anatomy of the Mind, as in that of the Body, more Good will accrue to mankind by attending to the large, open, and perceptible parts, than by studying too much such finer nerves and vessels as will for ever escape our observation. The Essay on Man, to use the Author's own words, is a perfect system of ethics, in which definition he included religion. hence it is that the first Epistle regards man with respect to the Lord and governor of the universe; as the second, with respect to himself; the third, to society, and the fourth to happiness. Having therefore formed and finished his Essay in this view, he was much mortified whenever he found it considered in any other; or as a part and introduction only to a larger work. Concerning the universal prayer, which concludes the Essay, the author composed that prayer as the sum of all, to show that his system was founded in free will and terminated in piety. This edition includes numerous responses and answers to Pope's Essay on man"--Book. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)
The Odyssey by Homer( Book )
11 editions published between 1825 and 2004 in English and Greek, Ancient [to 1453] and held by 164 libraries worldwide
A new translation of the epic poem retells the story of Odysseus's ten-year voyage home to Ithaca after the Trojan War
An essay on man by Alexander Pope( Book )
96 editions published between 1745 and 1777 in English and Undetermined and held by 148 libraries worldwide
The Iliad of Homer by Homer( Book )
70 editions published between 1763 and 1792 in English and held by 97 libraries worldwide
Alexander Pope and the traditions of formal verse satire by Howard D Weinbrot( Book )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Ranging over the tradition of verse satire from the Roman poets to their seventeenth- and eighteenth-century imitators in England and France, Howard D. Weinbrot challenges the common view of Alexander Pope as a Horatian satirist in a Horatian age.Originally published in 1982.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
 
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Aleksandar Poup
Aleksanderis Poupas
Aleksandr Pop
Aleksandrs Poups 18. gadsimta angļu dzejnieks un tulkotājs
Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope Brits auteur
Alexander Pope englischer Dichter, Übersetzer und Schriftsteller
Alexander Pope Penyajak Inggeris
Alexander Pope poeta angielski
Alexander Pope poeta inglés
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Alexander Pope poète anglais
Baker, J. 1688-1744
Barnivelt, Esdras 1688-1744
Hackney, Iscariot 1688-1744
Hacney, Iscariot
Hacney Iscariot 1688-1744
Pop, Alexander 1688-1744
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Pope, Alessandro
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Pope Alexander
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Popiĭ, Aleksandr 1688-1744
Poup, Aleksandr 1688-1744
Scribler, Martin.
Scribler, Martin 1688-1744
Scriblerus 1688-1744
Scriblerus, Martinus.
Scriblerus, Martinus 1688-1744
The select poetical works of Alexander Pope, 1848
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אלכסנדר פופ
פופ, אלכסנדר 1688-1744
ألكسندر بوب
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الیگزنڈر پوپ
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अलेक्ज़ंडर पोप
अलेक्झांडर पोप
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알렉산더 포프
포프, 알렉산더 1688-1744
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