Selected Poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins by Gerard Manley HopkinsSelected Poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins by Gerard Manley Hopkins

Selected Poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins

byGerard Manley Hopkins

Paperback | June 16, 2011

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Jesuit priest Gerard Manley Hopkins created verse that combined his awareness of material sensuousness with the asceticism of religious devotion. His collected poems, published posthumously in 1918, exercised a profound influence on modern poetry. This volume features all of his mature work, including "The Wreck of the Deutschland," "God's Grandeur" and "Hurrahing in Harvest."
Gerard M. Hopkins was born on July 28, 1844 in England, into a large and talented family. He attended Oxford, and entered the Jesuits in 1868. He later studied theology and, after destroying much of his youthful poetry, took up writing. In 1877, Hopkins was ordained as a priest. He was assigned to several churches and continued to writ...
Title:Selected Poems of Gerard Manley HopkinsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:128 pages, 8.25 × 5.19 × 0.68 inPublished:June 16, 2011Publisher:Dover PublicationsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:048647867X

ISBN - 13:9780486478678

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