God and Elizabeth Bishop : Meditations on Religion and Poetry . First Edition in dustjacket, Signed.

By: WALKER, Cheryl. BISHOP, Elizabeth.

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WALKER, Cheryl. God and Elizabeth Bishop : Meditations on Religion and Poetry. (Basingstoke, Hampshire) : Palgrave Macmillan, (2005). First Printing. Pp. (6),[vii]-xi,(1),[1]-157,(7). 8vo, grey cloth with copper lettering to spine. "In God and Elizabeth Bishop, Cheryl Walker explores contemporary religious issues raised by the life and poetry of Elizabeth Bishop, invoking a broad discussion of religious poetry from many traditions. Challenging recent academic practice, Walker suggests that Bishop's work might have particular significance to modern Christians. She reminds the reader of the richhistory of religious poetry in the English language while contextualizing the work of a great American poet. " - from the dustjacket. Chapters: 1. Time and Eternity; 2. The Fall; 3. Love and Longing; 4. Suffering Meaning; 5.Blessed Are the Poor; 6. Assent. Very good in dustjacket. Signed, with ins cription, by Walker on the flyleaf. 40.00

Title: God and Elizabeth Bishop : Meditations on Religion and Poetry . First Edition in dustjacket, Signed.

Author Name: WALKER, Cheryl. BISHOP, Elizabeth.

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke, Hampshire, 2005, ISBN:1403966311:

Seller ID: 110476

Keywords: LITERATURE POETRY UNITED STATES LITERARY CRITICISM AMERICAN LITERARY LETTERS CORRESPONDENCE NOVA SCOTIA,