Alexander Pope
Born in

London, England, The United Kingdom

May 21, 1688

Died

May 30, 1744

Gender

male

Books

About Alexander Pope

Alexander Pope is generally regarded as the greatest English poet of the eighteenth century, best known for his satirical verse and for his translation of Homer. He is the third most frequently quoted writer in the English language, after Shakespeare and Tennyson. Pope was a master of the heroic couplet.

Quotes by Alexander Pope