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The subtitle of the first epistle is “of the nature and state of man, with respect to the universe,” and this section deals with man’s place in the cosmos pope. An essay on man: epistle ii by alexander pope about this poet the acknowledged master of the heroic couplet and one of the primary tastemakers of the augustan age. Comments & analysis: to henry st john, lord bolingbroke / awake, my st john leave all meaner.
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