Poetry Books by Henry Vaughan

Henry Vaughan Books, Henry Vaughan poetry book Silex Scintillans, Etc. Authors: Henry Vaughan
Publisher: BiblioBazaar, LLC
Published Date: 2008-10
Categories: History
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Henry Vaughan Books, Henry Vaughan poetry book Silex Scintillans Authors: Henry Vaughan
Publisher: Forgotten Books
Published Date: 2018-03-22
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Excerpt from Silex Scintillans The same kind virtue doth at once disclose The beauty of their thistle and our rose. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

Henry Vaughan Books, Henry Vaughan poetry book Henry Vaughan Authors: Henry Vaughan
Publisher: Society for Promoting Christian
Published Date: 2004
Categories: Poetry
Henry Vaughan (1621-1695) was a 'cavalier' poet who sided with the king during the civil war. His influences included George Herbert and this volume is the fifth in a series on seventeenth century spiritual writing.

Henry Vaughan Books, Henry Vaughan poetry book George Herbert and Henry Vaughan Authors: George Herbert, Henry Vaughan, Louis Lohr Martz
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Published Date: 1986-07-24
Categories: Literary Criticism
This volume presents the work of two poets linked by the tribute of creative imitation gratefully paid by Vaughan to Herbert. Read side by side, as this one volume collection makes possible, the artists' verse fully reveal their individual powers, even as the complex nature of Vaughan's use of Herbert's imaginative example is thrown into greater relief. The book contains the complete English poetry of Herbert, his prose treatise, The Country Parson, the complete text of Vaughan's Silex Scintillans, including all material in both the 1650 and 1655 editions, plus a selection from Vaughan's early secular poetry. Louis Martz's introduction and commentary help bring the religious controversies of the age into focus, and the text also features chronologies of the lives of the two men, and suggestions for further readings.



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