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Published by The Clarendon press in Oxford .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Christian literature, English

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementedited with a commentary by F. E. Hutchinson.
ContributionsHutchinson, Francis Ernest, 1871-1947, ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR3507 .A33 1941
The Physical Object
Paginationlxxvii, 619, [1] p.
Number of Pages619
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6422019M
LC Control Number41018566

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George Herbert's prose and poetry is united in this combined volume, illustrating in detail the inner conflict the author felt regarding the principles of his faith and belief in God. Coming of age during the early 17th century, Herbert demonstrated a great appetite for intellectual endeavors while still a boy/5(8). The Works of George Herbert book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Excerpt from The Works of George Herbert: In Prose and Verse. The Works of George Herbert book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally im 5/5(1). George Herbert was a Welsh-born English poet and orator. Herbert's poetry is associated with the writings of the metaphysical poets, and he is recognized as "a pivotal figure: enormously popular, deeply and broadly influential, and arguably the most skillful and important British devotional lyricist."/5(12).

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