The definitive modern scholarly edition of Herbert's works, accompanied by extensive explanatory and textual apparatus.The poem presents worldly wisdom as the threshold to personal faith. The English poet Wendy Cope has summed up this long opening poem as a a#39;rhyming sermona#39; and a a#39;self-help manuala#39; in a#39;brilliantly epigrammatic versea#39; (Cope xx), and heranbsp;...
|Title||:||The English Poems of George Herbert|
|Author||:||George Herbert, Helen Wilcox|
|Publisher||:||Cambridge University Press - 2007-10-04|