1712 ENGLISH POETRY 1579-1830: SPENSER AND THE TRADITION

Alexander Pope

Richard Steele to Alexander Pope, 12 November 1712; Works of Pope, ed. Warton (1797) 7:260.



I have read over your Temple of Fame twice, and cannot find any thing amiss, of weight enough to call a fault, but see in it a thousand beauties. Mr. Addison shall see it to-morrow: After his perusal of it, I will let you know his thoughts.