Gerard Manley Hopkins (1844-89) is now recognized as a major poet of striking originality and is widely admired for his particularly vivid expression of feeling. This selection, chosen from the award-winning Oxford Authors critical edition, includes most of the larger fragments and all of his major English poems, such as "The Blessed Virgin," "No Worst," "The Windhover," "Pied Beauty" and "The Wreck of the Deutschland." The poems are illuminated further by extensive Notes and a useful Introduction to Hopkins's life and poetry.
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Winter with the Gulf Stream
Glimmerd along the squarecut steep
For a Picture of Saint Dorothea
Continuation of R Garnets Nix
Let me be to Thee as the circling bird
The Silver Jubilee
The Loss of the Eurydice
He mightbe slow and something feckless first
Morning Midday and Evening Sacrifice
To seem the stranger lies my lot my life
Oratio Patris Condren
What shall I do for the land that bred me