The Dream of Gerontius, Set to Music (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

The Dream of Gerontius, Set to Music (Barnes & Noble Digital Library)

by John Henry Cardinal Newman, Edward Elgar
     
 


Along with sermons, essays, and religious books, Newman was a noted author of hymns and poetry. A poetic imagining of the state of a pious soul just after death—as it journeys towards judgment—The Dream of Gerontius is one of Newman’s most famous poems. It was later set to music as an oratorio by Sir Edward Elgar.See more details below

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Along with sermons, essays, and religious books, Newman was a noted author of hymns and poetry. A poetic imagining of the state of a pious soul just after death—as it journeys towards judgment—The Dream of Gerontius is one of Newman’s most famous poems. It was later set to music as an oratorio by Sir Edward Elgar.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781411457447
Publisher:
Barnes & Noble
Publication date:
09/06/2011
Series:
Barnes & Noble Digital Library
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
198
File size:
29 MB
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