George Herbert (3 April 1593 – 1 March 1633) was a Welsh-born poet, orator, and priest of the Church of England.
George Herbert (3 April 1593 – 1 March 1633) was a Welsh-born poet, orator, and priest of the Church of England. His poetry is associated with the writings of the metaphysical poets, and he is recognised as "one of the foremost British devotional lyricists. He was born into an artistic and wealthy family and largely raised in England. He received a good education that led to his admission to Trinity College, Cambridge in 1609
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Poetry By Individual Poets. Translated by Mark McCloskey, By (author) George Herbert, Translated by Paul R Murphy. Close X. Learn about new offers and get more deals by joining our newsletter.
Engraving, 18th century. Photo by: PHAS/Universal Images Group via Getty Images). During the Cambridge years Herbert wrote much of his poetry. Nestled somewhere within the Age of Shakespeare and the Age of Milton is George Herbert. He began, auspiciously enough, with a vow, made in a letter accompanying two sonnets sent to his mother as a New Year's gift in 1610, "that my poor Abilities in Poetry, shall be all, and ever consecrated to Gods glory.
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George Herbert (3 April 1593 – 1 March 1633, Montgomery, Wales). Best Poem of George Herbert. When thou didst entice to thee my heart, I thought the service brave: So many joys I writ down for my part, Besides what I might have Out of my stock of natural delights, Augmented with thy gracious benefits. I looked on thy furniture so fine, And made it fine to me: Thy glorious household-stuff did me entwine, And 'tice me unto thee. What pleasures could I want, whose King I served?
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George Herbert, English religious poet, a major metaphysical poet, notable for the purity and effectiveness of his choice of. .
George Herbert, English religious poet, a major metaphysical poet, notable for the purity and effectiveness of his choice of words. A younger brother of Edward Herbert, 1st Baron Herbert of Cherbury, a notable secular metaphysical poet, George in 1610 sent his mother for New Year’s two sonnets on.
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