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I might even run some of it sometime. He has also written a lot of light verse - see poem It was pretty hard choosing among the various poems, though - I freely admit that you're being subjected to this one merely for the rhyme: Biographical Notes and Assessment: Belloc, Joseph-Pierre Hilaire b.
July 16,Guildford, Surrey, Eng. French-born poet, historian, and essayist who was among the most versatile English writers of the first quarter of the 20th century.
He is most remembered for his light verse, particularly for children, and for the lucidity and easy grace of his essays, which could be delightfully about nothing or decisively about some of the key controversies of the Edwardian era.
Cautionary Tales, another book of humorous verse for children, which parodied some Victorian pomposities, appeared in His Danton and Robespierre proved his lively historical sense and powerful prose style. Lambkin's Remains and Mr. Burden showed his mastery of satire and irony.
In The Path to Rome he interspersed his account of a pilgrimage on foot from Toul to Rome with comments on the nature and history of Europe. Born and brought up a Roman Catholic, he showed in almost everything he wrote an ardent profession of his faith.
This coloured with occasional inaccuracy and overemphasis most of his historical writing, which includes Europe and the FaithHistory of England, 4 vol. But he had the power of bringing history to life.(London: Bartholomew Robson, ), also by Elizabeth Barrett Browning and Elizabeth Barrett Browning (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Browning, Elizabeth Barrett, The earlier poems of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Alfred Lord Tennyson was created Baron Tennyson of Aldworth in the County of Sussex and of Freshwater in the Isle of Wight in Upon his death in his eldest son Hallam became Baron Tennyson.
I can barely remember a time when I didn't love this man's poetry. Essays on historically marginalized authors provide an expanded landscape of the eighteenth century.
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Some of the philosophical essays on socialism and science, religion, ethics, critique of reason and the world at large. Chicago, Charles H. Kerr & Co, Douglas, P H Wages and the Family. The Preface tells us that the poem, “while structurally conforming to the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, is directly opposite in its teaching.” Verse 7, spoken by the Voice out of the Vastness who appears in the opening verse, will serve to give the flavour of the whole.
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