Sacred Specimens: Selected from the Early English Poets ; with Prefatory Verses

by John Mitford

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Frances Elizabeth Cox, Sacred Hymns from the German London: W. Pickering, Thomas Wright, Specimens of Old Christmas Carols Selected from Manuscripts and Printed Books The Percy Society, ; Text Only. Henrietta Joan Fry, . Book of Filial Duty, The Book of Odes, The Book of Poetry, The Chinese Occultism Confucian Analects (Lun Yü) Confucian Canon in Chinese and English, The Confucianism and Its Rivals Doctrine Of The Mean (Chung Yung), The Ethics of Confucius, The Excerpts from Ssuma Ch'ien Feast of Lanterns, A Feng Shui Great Learning (Ta Hsüeh), The Mencius. The book they have just given us, Sacred Trash, His previous book, The Dream of the Poem, opened English-language readers to an entire world of Hebrew poetry . A HYMNAL OF SACRED POETRY, selected for in the best English Writers, and arranged after the order of the Apostles' Creed By Rev. GEORGE T. RIDER, M. A. 12mo. The early, volumes of the Examiner.

The early-twentieth-century anthology Four Early English Poetesses 62 includes six poems by Margaret Cavendish: (from Part II) “A Dialogue between Melancholy and Mirth”; (from Part III) an excerpt from “Of Poets and their Theft” (ll. 13–27); (from Part III) “The Soul’s Garment”; “A Posset for Nature’s Breakfast. The college hymnal, a book of sacred songs selected from the best English writers. (New York, Henry Holt, ) (page images at HathiTrust) Hymns of the ages, second series: being selections from Wither, Crashaw, Southwell, Habington, and other sources. When these were assembled in one book, the volume was called a complete Mass-book (Missale plenum), our present Missal. So, also, when the various volumes anciently used in the recitation of the canonical hours: the psalter, other books of the Bible, selected writings of the Fathers, collections of prayers and hymns, were gathered together into. Katharine Lee Bates (Aug – Ma ) was a prolific American writer, college professor, scholar, and social activist. Although she published volumes of poetry, travel books, essays, children's books, books for young adults, and editions of many earlier writers' works, today Bates is primarily remembered as the author of "America the Beautiful".

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Sacred specimens: selected from the early English poets ; with prefatory verses. [John Mitford]. Sacred specimens, selected from the Early English Poets, with prefatory verses, by the Rev. John Mitford By John Mitford Topics: Early Nineteenth Century Poetry, Author: John Mitford.

Sacred Specimens selected from the Early English Poets, with Prefatory Remarks, Poemata Latine partim reddita partim scripta a V. Bourne, ; Latin verse by Vincent Bourne, with life by Mitford.

Correspondence of Horace Walpole and Rev. Mason, ed., with Sacred Specimens: Selected from the Early English Poets ; with Prefatory Verses book, by Mitford,2 vols.

Sacred specimens: selected from the early English poets ; with prefatory verses / By ed. John Mitford. Abstract. Contains also original poems by the editor: Proem: p. [xi]-lxxiv; Lines written under the portrait of Edward VI: p. Chau & Author: ed. #N# John Mitford. Sacred specimens; selected from the early English poets with prefatory verses: ISBN () Softcover,Founded inhas become a leading book price comparison site.

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by John Mitford (page images at HathiTrust) Sacred song; a volume of religious verse, (New York, London, White and Allen, []), by Samuel Waddington (page images at HathiTrust; US access only). Three further prefatory remarks are necessary.

"As a matter of fact, I've just been running my memory back over your prefatory remarks each time you unveiled some new, useful technique or invention. Sacred Specimens selected from the Early English Poets, with Prefatory.

The invocatory verses of Sri Caitanya Caritamrta written in a series of Sanskrit verses (in an otherwise Bengali book), has the theological seeds that Krsnadasa helps blossom in the rest of the text. Swami Tripurari’s Sacred Preface adds a layer of English commentary to these prefatory verses of the Caitanya Caritamrta, with some of the.

Arnell, Charles John, ed. Poets of the Wight. An anthology of Vectensian poets, namely of poets native to or otherwise identified with the Isle of Wight, with selections from their works and prefatory introductions and portraits.

Newport, Isle of Wight: County Press, PR W56A7 Ball, Catherine. Old English Pages. Department of Linguistics, Georgetown University. 3. 'Sacred Specimens selected from the Early English Poets, with Prefatory Remarks,' Charles Lamb called this a 'thankful addition' to his shelves, but regretted the errors in printing.

'Poemata Latine partim reddita partim scripta a. It contains 6 books: Don Quixote (Cervantes), The Arabian Nights (Entertainments), Paradise Lost (Milton), Hamlet and MacBeth (Shakespeare), The Golden Treasury of English Songs, and Love and Other Stories (Maupassant) Each book is /2 x.

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05/ by Shepard, S. [from old catalog] texts. selected from the early English poets, with prefatory verses. 10/ by Mitford, John, Rev. John Mitford (13 August - 27 April ) was an English poet, editor, and cleric, best known for editing the Aldine editions.

Mitford was descended from the Mitfords of Mitford Castle, Northumberland, and nearly related to John Freeman Mitford, Lord Redesdale, who patronised him, and to William Mitford, the historian of Greece. He was born at Richmond, Surrey, the.

The most flamboyant and notorious of the major English Romantic poets, George Gordon, Lord Byron, was likewise the most fashionable poet of the early s. He created an immensely popular Romantic hero—defiant, melancholy, haunted by secret guilt—for which, to many, he seemed the model.

He is also a Romantic paradox: a leader of the era’s poetic revolution, he. The hymns in this series were “selected for their warmth of feeling and depth of Christian experience, rather than as specimens of a particular master or school.” An edition of the Lyra, containing some of the fine old German Chorales to which the hymns are sung in Germany, by vast congregations, was published [] with the title.

Richard Crashaw (. - 25 August ) was an English poet, styled "the divine," a poet of the 17th-century Metaphysical School.

Crashaw, son of William Crashaw, a Puritan divine, was born in London, and educated at Charterhouse and Cambridge, where he became a Fellow of Peterhouse, from which, however, he was, inejected for refusing to take the Solemn.

The selections from the minor ancient poets, are chiefly taken from a small volume published inentitled Specimens of the Early English Poets. (1) With respect to the moderns, the Editor has not attempted to come down lower than Cowper. Some of his poems are in John Nichols's Collection, and in Bell's Fugitive Poetry.

Long letters to and from him are in the correspondence of John Dennis (), and in the works of Aaron Hill (). His own verses, prophetic of his death, are cited in Thomas Campbell's Specimens of the British Poets (, p.

References "Sewell, George". The present disc includes three specimens of the latter genre. Blessed is he that considereth the poor is a setting of the first three verses from Psalm The first eight verses from Psalm are set in I was glad.

Lord, not to us is a setting of the opening verse of Psalm These anthems fit well into the programme because stylistically.

Of all English poets, Thomas Chatterton seemed to his great Romantic successors most to typify a commitment to the life of imagination. His poverty and untimely suicide represented the martyrdom of the poet by the materialistic society of his time.

William Wordsworth, listing in “Resolution and Independence” () those poets to whom he owed most, describes. As for his notes the first is enlarged from y* in his Specimen & his opinion not soe positive as to y*5 alteration of Sacred to Secret.

Pray look on Milton in Addisons notes page think this makes for Secret. I desire any one to read Psalm the 19th, verses 9,10,11,12 &. The partbooks of Robert Dow (Oxford, Christ Church, Mus. –8) reflect his positions as Fellow of Laws at All Souls College, Oxford, and a teacher of penmanship, both in the elegance of their copying and in the intellectual culture evoked by the Latin poems and quotations included alongside the music.

1 Inscribed with the datethey may have been begun as early. We here select some of Mather’s own lines, some contributed by the Rev. Nicholas Noyes (–), pastor at Salem, the most fantastic of all our poets and an inveterate punster, an epitaph by the “ingenious merchant,” Mr.

Samuel Bache, and a few verses by a certain Benjamin Thompson (–), who has the credit of being our first. T HE history of the writings of Sappho, as far as translations into English are concerned, only begins in the seventeenth century, though before the middle of that period there was a considerable number of references of varying length and importance scattered through English books, chiefly on historical and poetical subjects.

Although few of these early. There have been several poets of the name of Nabegat: the author of these verses was descended from the family of Jaid. As he died in the 40th year of the Hijra [a.d.

], aged one hundred and twenty, he must have been fourscore at the promulgation of Islām; he however declared himself an early convert to the new faith.

The Arabian historians. It is to be noted that the first transplanting to English poetry of Old Norse song came about through the scholar's agency, not the poet's.

It was Gray, the scholar, that made "The Descent of Odin" and "The Fatal Sisters." They were intended to serve as specimens of a forgotten literature in a history of English poetry. The Beginnings of Verse, – Bibliography. Vol. Colonial and Revolutionary Literature; Early National Literature, Part I.

The Cambridge History of English and American Literature: An Encyclopedia in Eighteen Volumes. – Abraham Cowley was a literary prodigy, composing a romance at ten and a book of poems while a student at Westminster. He attended Trinity College Cambridge (B.A.M.A.

); after he was ejected from the University in he followed the court to Paris. sary part of the poem's meaning, and that "sacred parody" is parodic.3 Moreover, much critical discussion on the subject has been rather un-clear on the available meanings of parody in the early seventeenth century.

I therefore begin by examining at some length what the word "parody" meant to the educated seventeenth-century English reader or. Full text of "Early work. With a prefatory note" The most sacred engage- ments, the loudest imprecations failed to move him if they con- flicted with his humour at the moment, and, knowing what difficulty he had in bringing himself to complete the promised drawings for the " Morte d'Arthur," one's only wonder is that so little falling off.

The English Poets (). Britain in Pictures series. Hardy, the Novelist: An Essay in Criticism (). Lecture series. Two Quiet Lives: Dorothy Osborne, Thomas Gray (). Poets and Story-Tellers: A Book of Critical Essays ().

Lord M., or, The Later Life of Lord Melbourne (). Also published as part 3 of Melbourne.Even if we had not the verses on his own book, (the most noteworthy of which are here printed as PREFATORY,) in proof that Herrick was no careless singer, but a true artist, working with conscious knowledge of his art, we might have inferred the .