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Country parsons, country poets George Herbert and Gerard Manley Hopkins as spiritual autobiographers by Mary Theresa Kyne

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Published by Eadmer Press in Greensburg, PA, USA .
Written in English


  • Herbert, George, 1593-1633 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Hopkins, Gerard Manley, 1844-1889 -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Christian poetry, English -- History and criticism.,
  • Poets, English -- Biography -- History and criticism.,
  • Poetry -- Psychological aspects.,
  • Spiritual life in literature.,
  • Clergy in literature.,
  • Self in literature.,
  • Autobiography.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-231) and index.

StatementMary Theresa Kyne ; with introductory notes by Samuel J. Hazo and Albert C. Labriola ; illustrations by Scott McGrath and Mary Seton Wacker.
SeriesHumanities series ;, 5, Humanities series (Greensburg, Pa.) ;, 5.
LC ClassificationsPR3508 .K96 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi, 250 p. :
Number of Pages250
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1745124M
ISBN 100929914120
LC Control Number92054450

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