A George Herbert Companion (Routledge Revivals) by Robert H. Ray

By Robert H. Ray

First released in 1995, this name offers the reader with a compendium of important info for any reader of George Herbert to have to hand. It comprises key biographical info, situates the poetry in its old and cultural context, and, the place applicable, explains theological ideas and traditions that have an immediate relating the verse. the purpose all through is to augment knowing and appreciation, with out being exhaustive.

A George Herbert better half will be of such a lot use to common readers and undergraduate scholars coming to this poetry for the 1st time, and should curiosity scholars of Anglican Caroline theology and hymnology.

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