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Betwen Heaven and Charing Cross: The Life of Francis Thompson Brigid M. Boardman

Betwen Heaven and Charing Cross: The Life of Francis Thompson

Brigid M. Boardman

Published September 10th 1988
ISBN : 9780300041439
Hardcover
410 pages
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Francis Thompson (1859-1907), Catholic poet and inspirational writer, wrote not for his own time but for future generations. This bio-graphical reappraisal--based on his private notebooks and widespread new manuscript evidence--assesses his life andMoreFrancis Thompson (1859-1907), Catholic poet and inspirational writer, wrote not for his own time but for future generations. This bio-graphical reappraisal--based on his private notebooks and widespread new manuscript evidence--assesses his life and the continuing relevance of the work of a poet whose best-known piece, The Hound Of Heaven, is a landmark in modern English religious literature.