The campaigns that led to the erection of these monuments involved some of the most influential figures within contemporary letters and polite culture, not least Alexander Pope
Given that Alexander Pope
, by Danehill Dancer, is another example of the Danehill-Galileo cross, a sizeable number of Galileo mares are likely to be visiting Danehill-line stallions next season.
As Alexander Pope
wrote: "Know then thyself, presume not God to scan The proper study of mankind is man.
warned, "A little learning is a dangerous thing; drink deep, or taste not the Pierian spring.
Throughout she analyzes and interprets both well-known authors like Jonathan Swift, Daniel Defoe, and Alexander Pope
, and more obscure writers including Aphra Behn, Delariviere Manley, and Bonnell Thornton.
Thus, when we hear racy songs, see suggestive billboards and TV ads, or watch television shows with morally subversive themes and bawdy content, we are unavoidably being conditioned to tolerate and, eventually, embrace vice, that "monster of so fearful mien, as to be feared needs but to be seen" that Alexander Pope
Within what looks like a bit of fun, people will consider ideas that go back to Rousseau and Alexander Pope
She knew all the eminent figures of the day, from John Evelyn to Alexander Pope
Although it has been thought that lines may have been contributed to Timoleon by Alexander Pope
,(4) these are probably not the leading candidates.
and Samuel Richardson aren't half as romantic as Shakespeare.
Shades of Alexander Pope
and George Gordon Lord Byron, a novel in verse