Tag Archive: Summary of The Rape of the Lock

Mar 07

The Rape of the Lock is a Mock Epic

Discuss The Rape of the Lock is a Mock Epic. Generally, mock epic is a little different from an epic. According to Maynard Meck, Epic poems are the poems which deal with man in his lofty aspects. Their action is important, personages are dignified and style is elevated. The Rape of the Lock is one …

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Oct 03

Summary of The Rape of the Lock by Alexander Pope

Summary of The Rape of The Lock (shortly)                                  Canto 01  The Rape of the Lock begins with a passage outlining the subject of the poem and invoking the aid of the muse. Then the sun (“Sol”) appears to initiate the leisurely …

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