Mysticism in English Literature

Mysticism in English Literature

by Caroline F. E. Spurgeon

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Mysticism in English Literature by Caroline F. E. Spurgeon

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CONTENTS
I. Introduction
Definition of Mysticism. The Early Mystical Writers. Plato. Plotinus. Chronological Sketch of Mystical Thought in England.
II. Love and Beauty Mystics
Shelley, Rossetti, Browning, Coventry Patmore, and Keats.
III. Nature Mystics
Henry Vaughan, Wordsworth, Richard Jefferies.
IV. Philosophical Mystics
(i) Poets. — Donne, Traherne, Emily Brontë, Tennyson.
(ii) Prose Writers. — William Law, Burke, Coleridge, Carlyle.
V. Devotional and Religious Mystics
The Early English Writers: Richard Rolle and Julian; Crashawe, Herbert, and Christopher Harvey; Blake and Francis Thompson.
Bibliography
Index

Product Details

BN ID: 2940016425993
Publisher: VolumesOfValue
Publication date: 06/27/2013
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 187 KB

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