The Rape Of The Lock (vintage Classic) by Alexander PopeThe Rape Of The Lock (vintage Classic) by Alexander Pope

The Rape Of The Lock (vintage Classic)

byAlexander Pope

Paperback | September 4, 2007

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A hideous crime is committed at a fashionable London society gathering. The victim is the beautiful, innocent Belinda, her attacker is the dastardly Baron, and his weapon of choice is a pair of scissors...

Pope's mock-epic is the sharp and witty tale of the most famous bad hair day in the history of literature.
Alexander Pope was born on May 21, 1688. He was brought up a Roman Catholic at a time where the laws of England were prejudicial towards Catholics. He suffered tuberculosis as a child and as a consequence never grew taller than 4'6'. He first published The Rape of the Lock when he was twenty-three years old in 1712. Its success made hi...
Title:The Rape Of The Lock (vintage Classic)Format:PaperbackDimensions:46 pages, 7.79 × 5.06 × 0.31 inPublished:September 4, 2007Publisher:Random House UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0099511525

ISBN - 13:9780099511526