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Of Paradise and Light: A Study of Vaughan's Silex Scintillans
Pettet,E. C. Pettet
Limited preview - 1960
allusion Bible Biblical birds blood borrowings bright certainly Christ Church Church Monuments close clouds Cock-Crowing communion complex dark dead death divine doth doubt earth echo Emblem Books example eyes flowers fountain glory green grove heart heaven Henry Vaughan Herbert hermetic ideas Hermetic Philosophy hermeticism Holy hymns imagery inspiration instance Joan Bennett kind lyric meditation metaphor Metaphysical Poets metrical Morning-Watch Mount of Olives mystical Nature night opening lines parallel passage perhaps phrase poet poetic prayer probably quotation quoted recollection reference Regeneration religious Resurrection revealed rhyme rhythm rhythmical Rules and Lessons Scriptures Seed Growing Secretly shine Silex Scintillans sleep sometimes Song of Songs soul spiritual springs stanza stars streams subconscious suggests symbolical tears Thalia Rediviva Thee theme things Thomas Vaughan Thou thought tion Trinity Sunday unmistakable unto Vaughan's poetry verse Weeping White Sunday wind word world of light writing