Poetry Books by Christopher Smart

Christopher Smart Books, Christopher Smart poetry book The Poetical Works of Christopher Smart: Volume III. A Translation of the Psalms of David Authors: Christopher Smart
Publisher: Clarendon Press
Published Date: 1987-07-23
Categories: Poetry
The third of a five-volume edition of Smart's original poems and verse translations, which is particularly concerned to show how Smart attempted to adapt the Psalms for his eighteenth-century English Christian audience.

Christopher Smart Books, Christopher Smart poetry book The Poetical Works of Christopher Smart: Volume VI. A Poetical Translation of the Fables of Phaedrus Authors: Christopher Smart
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
Published Date: 1980
Categories: Poetry
This is the first critical edition of Christopher Smart's translation of Phaedrus' fables, and the first literary commentary on these fables in English. Many of the best-known Aesopian fables are in fact the work of the Roman poet Phaedrus. The fables are familiar yet fresh, and often have a startlingly contemporary flavour. Smart's versions successfully catch the spirit and humour of the Latin originals. The volume completes the distinguished edition of The Poetical Works of Christopher Smart.

Christopher Smart Books, Christopher Smart poetry book The Poetical Works of Christopher Smart: Volume II. Religious Poetry, 1763-1771 Authors: Christopher Smart
Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand
Published Date: 1980
Categories: Literary Criticism
A scholarly edition of poetical works by Christopher Smart. The edition presents an authoritative text, together with an introduction, commentary notes, and scholarly apparatus.

Christopher Smart Books, Christopher Smart poetry book The Poetical Works of Christopher Smart: Volume IV. Miscellaneous Poems, English and Latin Authors: Christopher Smart
Publisher: Clarendon Press
Published Date: 1987-03-26
Categories: Literary Criticism
This volume contains miscellaneous verse, arranged in chronological order, showing the pattern of Smart`s evolution from both academic and popular roles into a poet dedicated to Christian service.

Christopher Smart Books, Christopher Smart poetry book Hymns for the Amusement of Children Authors: Christopher Smart
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Published Date: 2015-05-11
Categories:
"Hymns for the Amusement of Children " from Christopher Smart. English poet (1722-1771).

Christopher Smart Books, Christopher Smart poetry book Cat Jeoffry Authors: Christopher Smart
Publisher: Two Rivers
Published Date: 2011-10-01
Categories: Cats
Cat Jeoffry is a self-contained passage from Christopher Smart's much longer work Jubilate Agno (Rejoice in the Lamb) and the most famous piece of poetry ever written about a cat. Poignantly, Jeoffry was Smart's companion during his lengthy confinement for mental illness. His close and affectionate observations of the cat's antics both entertained him and inspired his moving religious celebration.



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