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5 edition of poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins. found in the catalog.

poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins.

Gerard Manley Hopkins

poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins.

by Gerard Manley Hopkins

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Published by Oxford University Press, 1970. in Oxford, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes indexes.

ContributionsGardner, W. H. 1902-, MacKenzie, N. H.
The Physical Object
Paginationlxix, 362 p. ; 20 cm.
Number of Pages362
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18715471M
ISBN 100192810944
OCLC/WorldCa7235727

About Gerard Manley Hopkins Gerard Hopkins was born in , went to Highgate School and won a scholarship to Balliol College Oxford where he took a double first in Classics. He then entered the Society of Jesus and, feeling that writing poetry was too self-indulgent for a Jesuit Priest, burnt his early poems. Gerard Manley Hopkins, (born J , Stratford, Essex, Eng.—died June 8, , Dublin), English poet and Jesuit priest, one of the most individual of Victorian work was not published in collected form until , but it influenced many leading 20th-century poets. Hopkins was the eldest of the nine children of Manley Hopkins, an Anglican, who had been British consul general.

Gerard Manley Hopkins was born in Stratford, then part of Essex on 28th July, , to deeply religious parents - the first of nine children. The family moved to Hampstead in , near to where John Keats had lived 30 years before. At age 10 the young Gerard was sent to school in nearby Highgate and afterwards to Balliol College, Oxford. Gerard Manley Hopkins • Ranked #99 in the top poets Virtually unknown in his lifetime, we have his poetry today only because it was collected and published by his friends after his death, painted with the obsessive ornateness and sentimentality of the Victorians, but also a startling musicality which was said to be ahead of its.

A collection of the best-known poems by Gerard Manley Hopkins (). One of the Victorian era's greatest writers, Hopkins' reputation has continued to grow since his death. Our Great Poets series, launched in , has proven very popular, offering many of the best-loved poems by popular poets, well read by leading actors. The "Penguin Classics" edition of Gerard Manley Hopkins' "Poems and Prose" is selected and edited with an introduction by W.H. Gardner. Closer to Dylan Thomas than Matthew Arnold in his 'creative violence' and insistence on the sound of poetry, Gerard Manley Hopkins was no staid, conventional Victorian.


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Scholars and those who must provide the latest and most accurate versions should use The Poetical Works of Gerard Manley Hopkins (ed.

Norman H. MacKenzie. Oxford: Clarendon P, ) until such time as the eighth and final volume of Hopkins’s Collected Works appears—this volume, edited by Catherine Phillips, will appear in the near future.

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