About Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope
Alexander Pope was an 18th-century English poet. He is best known for his satirical verse, as well as for his translation of Homer. Famous for his use of the heroic couplet, he is the second-most frequently quoted writer in 'The Oxford Dictionary of Quotations', after Shakespeare. Wikipedia
May 21, 1688, London, England
May 30, 1744, Twickenham (now part of London), England

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