Gerard Manley Hopkins
By Angus Easson
Published December 8th 2010 by Routledge – 224 pages
Series: Routledge Guides to Literature
Gerard Manley Hopkins was among the most innovative writers of the Victorian period. Experimental and idiosyncratic, his work remains important for any student of nineteenth-century literature and culture.
This guide to Hopkins’ life and work offers:
Part of the Routledge Guides to Literature series, this volume is essential reading for all those beginning detailed study of Hopkins’ work and seeking not only a guide to the poems, but a way through the wealth of contextual and critical material that surrounds them.
Abbreviations and referencing Introduction Part I Life and Contexts Part II Work Part III Criticism Further Reading Chronology Bibliography Index
Angus Easson is Professor Emeritas at the School of English, University of Salford, UK.