THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF WILLIAM COWPER WITH LIFE AND CRITICAL NOTICE OF HIS WRITINGS

THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF WILLIAM COWPER WITH LIFE AND CRITICAL NOTICE OF HIS WRITINGS

by William Cowper
     
 

William Cowper (26 November 1731 – 25 April 1800) was an English poet and hymnodist. One of the most popular poets of his time, Cowper changed the direction of 18th century nature poetry by writing of everyday life and scenes of the English countryside.
Contents

The Life of William Cowper
Table Talk
The Progress of…  See more details below

Overview

William Cowper (26 November 1731 – 25 April 1800) was an English poet and hymnodist. One of the most popular poets of his time, Cowper changed the direction of 18th century nature poetry by writing of everyday life and scenes of the English countryside.
Contents

The Life of William Cowper
Table Talk
The Progress of Error
Truth
Expostulation
Hope
Charity
Conversation
Retirement
The Task
Tirocinium; or, a Review of Schools
The Olney Hymns
Miscellaneous Poems
Latin Poems
Latin Translations
Translations from the French of Madame de la Mothe Guion
Translations from Vincent Bourne

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940016788036
Publisher:
Unforgotten Classics
Publication date:
05/12/2013
Series:
Unforgotten Classics , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
671 KB

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