Early American Poetry: Selections from Bradstreet, Taylor, Dwight, Freneau, and Bryant
Jane Donahue Eberwein, Anne Bradstreet
University of Wisconsin Press, 1978 - Poetry - 383 pages
Here is the first major-figure anthology of American poetry of the colonial and early national periods, an indispensable volume for both students and scholars of American literature and civilization.
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He delighted in exaggerating man's natural depravity and exalting God's glory by absolutely opposed figures of speech , only to emphasize the paradoxical wonder of Christ's hypostatic union of human and divine and the marvel of grace ...
485 His too th ' esteem of those , who weekly hear His words of truth divine ; unnumber'd acts Of real love attesting , to his eye , Their filial tenderness . Where'er he walks , The friendly welcome and inviting smile Wait on his steps ...
And kingdom ; prohesies divine fulfillid , And prophesies more glorious , yet to come , In renovated days ; of that bright world , And all the happy trains , which that bright world Inhabit , whither virtue's sons are gone : While God ...
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ANNE BRADSTREET 16121672
From the Andover Manuscript
EDWARD TAYLOR 1642?1729
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