A Map of Pope’s Windsor-Forest poem


**It originally ended at line 290

1 Praise for Pope’s patron George Granville, Lord Landsdown

2. Beauty, peace and plenty because Queen Anne, a Stuart, reigns

3. Not so in England in the past: violent tyrant kings

4. scenes of hunting (and empire)

5. Comparing the Thames River to several Greek myths (and all to show the Loddon river is cold!) Diana, Pan, and Lodona

6. The  great river Thames, London’s river

7 The Muse’s seat (list of poets Pope likes)

8. Pointedly edited history of English monarchs

9. “Father”Thames and its global reach

10. Blessings of peace. (treaty of Utrecht, 1713)   A peaceful empire