Pope's Poems and Prose


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  2. ^ "National Portrait Gallery - Portrait - NPG 299; Alexander Pope". npg.org.uk
  3. ^ a b c d e f g Erskine-Hill, DNB
  4. ^ a b c d e f g h i j k 'Alexander Pope', Literature Online biography (2000)
  5. ^ "An Act to prevent and avoid dangers which may grow by Popish Recusants" (3. Jac. 1, v). For details, see Catholic Encyclopedia, "Penal Laws".
  6. ^ a b Gordon (2002)
  7. ^ 'Mount', Britannica (2009)
  8. ^ The Life of Alexander Pope, by Robert Carruthers, 1857, with a corrupted and badly scanned version available from Internet Archive, or as an even worse 23MB PDF. For reference to his relationship with Martha Blount and her sister, see pp.64–68 (89th and following pages of the PDF). In particular, discussion of the controversy over whether the relationship was sexual is described in some detail on pp.76–78.
  9. ^ Clegg, Gillian. "Chiswick History". People: Alexander Pope. chiswickhistory.org.uk. Retrieved 16 March 2012. 
  10. ^ London Evening Standard 2 November 2010
  11. ^ Rogers (2006)
  12. ^ Baines (2001)
  13. ^ "from the London School of Journalism.". archive.org
  14. ^ Colin Nicholson, 'Writing and the Rise of Finance: Capital Satires of the Early Eighteenth Century' (Cambridge 1994)
  15. ^ a b c Nuttal (1984)
  16. ^ Cassirer (1944)
  17. ^ Trevor W. McKeown. "Alexander Pope "Universal Prayer"". bcy.ca
  18. ^ Ruffhead, Owen (1769). The Life of Alexander Pope; With a Critical Essay on His Writings and Genius. p. 475. 
  19. ^ Dyce, Alexander (1863). The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, with a Life, by A. Dyce. p. cxxxi. 
  20. ^ UK CPI inflation numbers based on data available from Gregory Clark (2015), "The Annual RPI and Average Earnings for Britain, 1209 to Present (New Series)" MeasuringWorth.
  21. ^ Fraser, George (1978). Alexander Pope. Routledge. p. 52. 
  22. ^ Damrosch, Leopold (1987). The Imaginative World of Alexander Pope. University of California Press. p. 59. 
  23. ^ Gilfillan, George. The Genius and Poetry of Pope, The Poetical Works of Alexander Pope, Vol 11, 1856
  24. ^ Hayden Carruth (1992). Suicides and Jazzers. p. 161. ISBN 047209419X. 
  25. ^ Writing and the Rise of Finance
  26. ^ a b c d e f g h i Cox, Michael, editor, The Concise Oxford Chronology of English Literature, Oxford University Press, 2004, ISBN 0-19-860634-6

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