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Note by A Milnes to Wish To Be A Poet a chapter of The Life Of Pope

Marcus Tullius Cicero, De Officiis. We are not informed how many months Deane read with Pope, nor exactly what proportion of the Offices was done. Cicero De Officiis is not short, and no easy reading for a boy of twelve, even though as precocious as Pope undoubtedly was.

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