This close and sensitive study shows Christopher Smart( 1722-1771) to be the finest and most important English religious poet between George Herbert and Gerard Manley Hopkins.In contrast to the grimness of much evangelical writing and despite his own personal hardships, Smart is seen here as a poet of Adoration and Joy.
- Paperback | 128 pages
- 138 x 212 x 12mm | 199.58g
- 30 Jun 2004
- Northcote House Publishers Ltd
- Tavistock, United Kingdom