Nemo mortalium omnibus horis sapit, attributed to Alexander Pope

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Comprises an English satirical/moralising poem written on both sides of one leaf, together with two other leaves written in a second hand listing the contents of the collection of which this particular poem was formerly a part and attributing it to Pope as number 26 in the list.

Administrative / Biographical History

Alexander Pope (1688-1744) the poet. For details of his life and writings see the Dictionary of National Biography.

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

Purchased at Heath's bookshop on 4 July 1996.

Note

In English, but with a Latin title.

Other Finding Aids

The poem is indexed in the BCMSV database http://www.leeds.ac.uk/library/spcoll/bcmsv/bcmvlink.htm#bcltq61