By Robert H. Ray

First released in 1995, this identify presents the reader with a compendium of worthy details for any reader of George Herbert to have handy. It comprises key biographical details, situates the poetry in its ancient and cultural context, and, the place applicable, explains theological thoughts and traditions that have an instantaneous relating the verse. the purpose all through is to reinforce knowing and appreciation, with no being exhaustive.

A George Herbert significant other will be of so much use to common readers and undergraduate scholars coming to this poetry for the 1st time, and may curiosity scholars of Anglican Caroline theology and hymnology.

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