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A clean examine the best poet of early eighteenth-century England, this hugely readable booklet makes a speciality of Pope's non secular pondering and significant poems. G. Douglas Atkins extends the argument that the Roman Catholic poet used to be no Deist, 'closet' or in a different way.
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Eliot, Foreword, Thoughts for Meditation: A Way to Recovery from Within, sel. and arr. N. Gangulee (London: Faber and Faber, 1951). S. B. White (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009), 15–42. 8 William Empson, “Wit in the Essay on Criticism,” The Structure of Complex Words (New York: New Directions, 1951), 84–100. S. Eliot, “Tradition and the Individual Talent,” The Sacred Wood: Essays on Poetry and Criticism (London: Methuen, 1920), 42–53. 10 Ronald Paulson, Theme and Structure in Swift’s “Tale of a Tub” (New Haven, CT: Yale UP, 1960), 225.
Self-love but serves the virtuous mind to wake, As the small pebble stirs the peaceful lake; The centre mov’d, a circle strait succeeds, Another still, and still another spreads, Friend, parent, neighbour, first it will embrace, His country next, and next all human race, Wide and more wide, th’o’erflowings of the mind Take ev’ry creature in, of ev’ry kind; Earth smiles around, with boundless bounty blest, And Heav’n beholds its image in his breast. 1057/9781137344786 From Part to Whole 31 When we turn to the four Moral Essays—those to Viscount Cobham, to “a Lady” (that is, Martha Blount), to Lord Bathurst, and to the Earl of Burlington—we find other interesting issues swimming into ken.
The Love of Pleasure, and the Love of Sway. That, Nature gives; and where the lesson taught Is still to please, can Pleasure seem a fault? Experience, this; by Man’s oppression curst, They seek the second not to lose the first. (199–214) If, Pope writes, concluding these reflections, “Pow’r [is] all their end, . . Beauty [is] all the means” (220). But even if a woman show the “temper” of Martha Blount, to whom the poem is addressed, and who, “if she rules” her mate, “never shows she rules, / Charms by accepting, by submitting sways, / Yet has her humour most, when she obeys,” “Woman’s at best a Contradiction still” (267–70).
Alexander Pope’s Catholic Vision: “Slave to no sect” by G. Atkins