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Critical essays alexander pope's essay on man indeed, several lines in the essay on man, particularly in the first epistle, are simply statements from the. Alexander pope is the foremost english poet of the augustan age, and the first of epistle ii epistle iii epistle iv the universal prayer moral essays. Moral essays is a collection of four outstanding poems by alexander pope written as epistles to various people, the poems comment on four key topics of social. Moral essays (also known as epistles to several persons) is a series of four poems on ethical subjects by alexander pope, published between 1731 and 1735 contents 1 epistle i, to lord cobham (1734) 2 epistle ii, to mrs m blount (1735).