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The Works Of Francis Thompson V1

Poems

by Francis Thompson

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsWilfrid Meynell (Editor)
The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages244
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11935841M
ISBN 101432573977
ISBN 109781432573973

"The Hound of Heaven" is a line poem written by English poet Francis Thompson (–). The poem became famous and was the source of much of Thompson's posthumous reputation. The poem was first published in Thompson's first volume of poems in It was included in the Oxford Book of English Mystical Verse (). Francis Thompson lived as an unbalanced invalid in Wales and at Storrington, but wrote three books of poetry, with other works and essays, before dying of tuberculosis in Life and Work Born in Preston, Lancashire, his father Charles was a doctor who had converted to Roman Catholicism, following his brother Edward Healy Thompson, a friend.

The Online Books Page. Online Books by. Francis Thompson (Thompson, Francis, ) Online books about this author are available, as is a Wikipedia article.. Thompson, Francis, , contrib.: Eyes of Youth: A Book of Verse (second edition; London: Herbert and Daniel, ), also contrib. by G. K. Chesterton, Padraic Colum, Shane Leslie, Viola Meynell, Ruth Temple Lindsay, .   Francis Thompson, Aged THE HOUND OF HEAVEN. Take, for example, his poem, The Hound of Heaven, which essentially describes being pursued by the power of a ‘jealous’ God; a power from which it is all but impossible to escape. No lesser person than the Bishop of London hailed it as “one of the most tremendous poems ever written,” whilst a critic called it “the most wonderful.

Jack the Ripper, The Works of Francis Thompson By Richard A. Patterson Francis Thompson in He was an ex-medical student with a dissecting scalpel, and a . Percy Bysshe Shelley (), Ignatius of Loyola, Saint (), Francis Thompson (), Ignatius of Loyola Saint (), Jean Baptiste de .


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Looking for books by Francis Thompson. See all books authored by Francis Thompson, including The Hound of Heaven, and The Works of Francis Thompson Poems, Volume I, and more on Poems (), which attracted much attention, contained "The Hound of Heaven," Thompson's chief and best-known work, describing the poet's futile flight from God.

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This first volume of a three-volume series contains the poetry of Francis Thompson, whose posthumous reputation grew because of his highly imaginative style. This particular book contains his well-known poem “Daisy” and “Ode to a Setting Sun”. An illustration of an open book.

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by Thompson, Francis, ; Meynell, Wilfrid, Publication date Publisher New York: C. Scribner Collection. Genre/Form: Poems: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Thompson, Francis, Works of Francis Thompson.

New York, C. Scribner's Sons, The Works of Francis Thompson Complete in Three Volumes, Volumes I and II Poetry; Volume III: Prose THOMPSON Francis Published by Charles Scribner's Sons, ().

1 quote from The Works of Francis Thompson, Volume 1: ‘A Corymbus for AutumnHow are the veins of thee, Autumn, laden?Umbered juices,And pulpèd oozesP Home My Books. THE WORKS OF FRANCIS THOMPSON. POEMS: VOLUME I, II & III. THREE BOOKS. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, [n.d.]. Scarce.A set of three solid and attractive scarce books.

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Thompson, Francis, Works of Francis Thompson London, Burns & Oates [] (DLC) (OCoLC) Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Francis Thompson; Wilfrid Meynell.

Jack the Ripper: The Works of Francis Thompson is an extensive piece of work in a book which highlights a perceived mild-mannered famous poet, as a man with a dark past. A past which may have included serial murder.

From to Thompson lived near a Franciscan priory in north Wales, during which period he wrote Sister Songs () and New Poems (). He also wrote a number of prose works, mostly published posthumously, including the essay Shelley ().

The Works of Francis Thompson, 3 vol. (), was published by Meynell. Thompson died of. Francis Thompson was an English poet and ascetic. After attending college, he moved to London to become a writer, but in menial work, became addicted to opium, and was a street vagrant for years.

A married couple read his poetry and rescued him, publishing his first book, Poems in The Complete Poems of Francis Thompson (Modern Library, ) by Francis Thompson and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Tapsell's Books and Music (AU) Bookseller Inventory # Title The Works Of Francis Thompson Author Thompson, Francis Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Good Binding Hardcover Publisher Burns and Oates Place of Publication London Keywords Poetry Bookseller catalogs General Literature; Note May be a multi-volume set and require.