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Herbert, The Selected Prose of George (Poet to poet)

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Herbert, The Selected Prose of George (Poet to poet)

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Published by Penguin Classics .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsW. H. Auden (Editor)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7354537M
ISBN 100140421513
ISBN 109780140421514


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In his late 20s, he took holy orders and became a humble priest. His most famous poems are from this period. Introduction. A few months after George Herbert’s death in his friend Nicholas Ferrar took a manuscript of his English poems to the Cambridge University Press, where they were published as The book never went out of print during the remainder of the century, and versions of it continued almost without interruption up to the present day.

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