The Sempiternal Season: Studies in Seventeenth-Century Devotional Writing

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"The Sempiternal Season" brings together fourteen essays primarily concerned with seventeenth-century English writers, especially John Donne, George Herbert, John Milton, John Cosin, Joseph Beaumont, and Henry More. It also includes studies of their effect on Christina Rossetti, G.M. Hopkins, and T.S. Eliot. These essays share a desire for discovering the historical and the transcendent moment, the convergence of "world" and "word." They reveal in their sometimes historical, sometimes formalist critical approach a desire to ...

The Sempiternal Season: Studies in Seventeenth-Century Devotional Writing 1992, Peter Lang Gmbh, Internationaler Verlag Der Wissenschaften, New York

ISBN-13: 9780820417783

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