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The English poems of George Herbert

George Herbert

The English poems of George Herbert

by George Herbert

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Published by Cambridge University Press in Cambridge, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English Christian poetry

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by Helen Wilcox
    ContributionsWilcox, Helen
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3507.A2 W55 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxlv, 740 p. :
    Number of Pages740
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24978547M
    ISBN 109780521868211
    LC Control Number2011453189

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George Herbert's poetry is, to my ears, some of the best religious poetry ever written. I studied a lot of poetry in grad school, but Herbert remains at the very top of my own personal literary canon.

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However, when his patrons died, Herbert resigned from parliament and took holy orders inbecoming rector of a tiny parish on Salisbury Plain. He died in John Tobin is currently a Professor of English Literature at the University of Massachusetts. he has published widely on the sources of Renaissance by: The English Poems of George Herbert on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

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George Herbert’s most famous poems selected by Dr Oliver Tearle. George Herbert () published none of his poetry during his lifetime, instead sending his poetic works to a friend shortly before his death, with the instruction that if his friend thought the poems worth publishing, he should do so.

looking for the poem by George Herbert that last lines are" Sin has been hammering my heart Unto a hardness, void of love, Let suppling grace to cross his art Drop from above." Please tell me the name of the poem.

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George Herbert (–) is widely regarded as the greatest devotional poet in the English language. His volume of poems, The Temple, published posthumously inbecame one of the most widely read and influential collections of the seventeenth century.4/5(8).

George Herbert has books on Goodreads with ratings. George Herbert’s most popular book is The Complete English Poems. A list of poems by George Herbert George Herbert was born on April 3,the fifth son of an eminent Welsh family. - The Academy of American Poets is the largest membership-based nonprofit organization fostering an appreciation for contemporary poetry and supporting American poets.

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His volume of poems, The 5/5(2). George Herbert () is widely regarded as the greatest devotional poet in the English language. His volume of poems, The Temple, published posthumously inbecame one of the most widely read and influential collections of the seventeenth century.

George Herbert combined the intellectual and the spiritual, the humble and the divine, to create some of the most moving devotional poetry in the English language. His deceptively simple verse uses the ingenious arguments typical of seventeenth-century 'metaphysical' poets, and unusual imagery drawn from musical structures, the natural world and domestic activity to explore a mosaic of.

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Free shipping over $/5(4).Poems not included in The Temple -- Three versions of a poem by Herbert -- Some secular poems parodied by Herbert.\/span>\"@ en\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema:description\/a> \" \"This fully annotated edition of the complete English poems of George Herbert provides the text of the reliable first edition of The Temple ().

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