alexander pope in the early 1700s was writing things like “He loses in less than eight days.”
His human nature is of the kind that makes the nymphs and swains of alexander pope dull and artificial.
alexander pope and other old English writers are always talking about fits of “vapours.”
alexander pope was still writing when Josiah was apprenticed and known already as a "fine thrower."
Reproduced in fac-simile of the author's handwriting, and illustrated with beautiful colored designs by alexander pope.
We quote also from the well-known translation by the English poet, alexander pope.
In these years Bryant made alexander pope his adored model, and for so young an imitator he succeeded remarkably well.
He considers, however, that he has one great blemish in his dislike of alexander pope.
On the other hand, alexander pope's verse rendering has nothing Homeric about it.
Fenton is remembered as the coadjutor of alexander pope in his translation of the Odyssey.
Old English papa (9c.), from Church Latin papa "bishop, pope" (in classical Latin, "tutor"), from Greek papas "patriarch, bishop," originally "father." Applied to bishops of Asia Minor and taken as a title by the Bishop of Alexandria c.250. In Western Church, applied especially to the Bishop of Rome since the time of Leo the Great (440-461) and claimed exclusively by them from 1073 (usually in English with a capital P-). Popemobile, his car, is from 1979. Papal, papacy, later acquisitions in English, preserve the original vowel.
The head of the Roman Catholic Church. The pope is believed by his church to be the successor to the Apostle Peter. He is bishop of Rome and lives in a tiny nation within Rome called the Vatican. Catholics believe that when the pope speaks officially on matters of faith and morals, he speaks infallibly (see papal infallibility). (See also John XXIII and John Paul II.)