Hudibras, a mock-heroic poem, written to ridicule the Puritan and Parliamentarian party.
Pope is seen at his best in his satires and epistles, and in the mock-heroic.
Delicate fancy and real poetical fancy may be turned to account; but under the mask of the mock-heroic.
The hero of a mock-heroic poem supposed to have been written by Homer.
Of the portrayal of humours, mock-heroic and burlesque, the same statements hold true.
Probably he had seen girls do this, in mock-heroic fashion, in some London court.
This mock-heroic is just the vein for a theme so ridiculous as the insane crudities here touched upon.
The "Rape of the Lock" is his most successful effort, and is the best of all mock-heroic poems.
It is a mock-heroic tale, in dog-Latin, of a country feud on the Fifeshire lands of his old friends the Cunninghams.
Except in burlesque or mock-heroic styles, dignified subjects should not be likened to what is trifling or low.