This three-volume set reprints Joseph Warton's qAn Essay on the Genius and Writings of Pope, q along with other responses to Pope, and to Warton. The collection brings together significant documents both in the formation of eighteenth century opinion of Pope and in the development of criticism during the century. A new introduction by the editor, and an appendix discussing the revisions between editions of Warton'sq Essayq make this set especially valuable to the researcher.Pope, who was generously pleased with Spencea#39;s Essay on his Odyssey, and in consequence became his friend, we have no doubt would have equally approved of the present performance, impartial as it is.92 This reviewer seems very faranbsp;...
|Title||:||Alexander Pope and His Critics: An essay on the genius and writings of Pope, in two volumes|
|Author||:||Joseph Warton, Adam Rounce|
|Publisher||:||Taylor & Francis - 2004|