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By Robert H. Ray

First released in 1995, this identify presents the reader with a compendium of precious info for any reader of George Herbert to have handy. It contains key biographical details, situates the poetry in its ancient and cultural context, and, the place acceptable, explains theological recommendations and traditions that have an instantaneous touching on the verse. the purpose all through is to augment knowing and appreciation, with no being exhaustive.

A George Herbert significant other 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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