Chapter 12. Pope and Augustan Verse Satire

  1. Ruben Quintero
  1. Ruben Quintero

Published Online: 30 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470996959.ch13

A Companion to Satire

A Companion to Satire

How to Cite

Quintero, R. (2007) Pope and Augustan Verse Satire, in A Companion to Satire (ed R. Quintero), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, MA, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470996959.ch13

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405119559

Online ISBN: 9780470996959



  • eighteenth-century satiric spirits;
  • formal verse satire;
  • Robert Lloyd;
  • Charles Churchill;
  • the library


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • An Augustan Age

  • The Scriblerus Club and Scriblerian Satire

  • A Satiric Idiom

  • Some Developments in Augustan Verse Satire