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poems of Francis Thompson

Francis Thompson

poems of Francis Thompson

by Francis Thompson

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Published by Oxford University Press in London .
Written in English


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StatementFrancis Thompson.
The Physical Object
Pagination368p.
Number of Pages368
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20709401M

The Hound of Heaven by Francis Thompson. Nicholson & Lee, eds. The Oxford Book of English Mystical Verse. The Hound of Heaven at My Heels: The Lost Diary of Francis Thompson Robert Waldron This book is a poignant and inspiring story about the great poet Francis Thompson. Addicted to opium as a young man and re.

All of Francis Thompson Poems. Francis Thompson Poetry Collection from Famous Poets and Poems. "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 (). New Poems by Francis Thompson Part 1 out of 3. faburrito.com homepage; Index of New Poems; Next part (2) This etext was prepared by Les Bowler, St. Ives, Dorset. New Poems, by Francis Thompson. Dedication to Coventry Patmore. Lo, my book thinks to look Time's leaguer down, Under the banner of your spread renown! Or if these levies of impuissant.

Francis Thompson lived a life as dramatic as his poetry. His father was a doctor, and he came from a Catholic family. He was educated at Ushaw, but after failing to follow in his father’s footsteps as a doctor, Thompson moved to London and lived for three years as a destitute and homeless vagabond. Francis Thompson. Written By: Francis Thompson, (born Dec. 18, , Preston, Lancashire, Eng.—died Nov. 13, , London), English poet of the s, whose most famous poem, “The Hound of Heaven,” describes the pursuit of the human soul by God. Thompson was educated in the Roman Catholic faith at Ushaw College, a seminary in the north of England. The Poetry Of Francis Thompson - Volume 1: "An atheist is a man who believes himself an accident." by Francis Thompson. Read online, or download in secure PDF or secure ePub format.


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See all books authored by Francis Thompson, including The Hound of Heaven, and The Works of Francis Thompson Poems, Volume I, and more on ThriftBooks.Francis Thompson, an English poet and author, is best known for his poem "Hound of Heaven," included in this selection of his poems.

After submitting some poems to the magazine "Merrie England," the editors, Wilfrid and Alice Meynell, became his benefactors and published his first volume, "Poems.".Francis Thompson was an English poet and ebook.

At the behest of his father, a doctor, he entered ebook school at the age of 18, but at 26 left home to pursue his talent as a writer and poet.

He spent three years on the streets of London, supporting himself with menial labour, becoming addicted to opium which he took to relieve a nervous problem. In a married couple, publishers, read his poetry and Born: 16 DecemberPreston, Lancashire.