Presents a comprehensive A-to-Z reference with approximately 400 entries providing facts about British poets and their poetry from the seventeenth and eighteenth centuries.GEORGE HERBERT (1633) In his poem aEastera GEORGE HERBERT celebrates a Christian tradition of redemption through the use of familiar references. ... Herbert often employed music as a theme in his poetry, and it perfectly suits the occasion of this LYRIC . ... He begins by describing the triumphant Palm Sunday entrance into Jerusalem of Christ, when crowds lined his path with flowers and palmanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Facts on File Companion to British Poetry|
|Publisher||:||Infobase Publishing - 2008-01-01|