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The Poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins A Routledge Study Guide and Sourcebook by Alice Jenkins

The Poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins A Routledge Study Guide and Sourcebook

Part of the Routledge Guides to Literature Series


The Poems of Gerard Manley Hopkins A Routledge Study Guide and Sourcebook by Alice Jenkins

Taking the form of a sourcebook, this guide to Hopkins' poetry presents: * extensive introductory comments on the contexts, critical history and interpretations of his work, from composition to the present * annotated extracts from key contextual documents, reviews and critical works * unabridged texts of twenty-nine of Hopkins' most important poems, with detailed annotations * cross-references between documents and sections of the guide, in order to suggest links between texts, contexts and criticism * suggestions for futher reading. Part of the Routledge Guides to Literature series, this volume is essential reading for all those beginning detailed study of Hopkins's work and seeking not only a guide to the poems, but a way through the wealth of contextual and critical material that surrounds them.

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Alice Jenkins is lecturer in the department of English at the University of Glasgow

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Publication date

1st February 2006


Alice Jenkins

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Routledge an imprint of Taylor & Francis Ltd


192 pages


Literature: history & criticism



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