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3 edition of stricken deer found in the catalog.

stricken deer

Cecil, David Lord

stricken deer

or, The Life of Cowper

by Cecil, David Lord

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Published by Oxford University press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Cowper, William, 1731-1800,
  • Poets, English -- 18th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby David Cecil.
    GenreBiography.
    SeriesThe world"s classics,, 435
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3383 .C35 1935
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv, 322 p.
    Number of Pages322
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6343697M
    LC Control Number36027022
    OCLC/WorldCa3059322

      William Cowper – “A Stricken Deer” The year did not start well for William Cowper He had been lodging with a pious family, the Unwins, for almost ten years, sharing with them joys and sorrows, including the unexpected deadly accident of Rev. Unwin. Recently, a friend of the family, Rev. John Newton, had invited Mrs.. Buy The Stricken Deer: William Cowper (Biography & Memoirs) New edition by Cecil, David (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on 5/5(1).

      From Book I William Cowper () The Task Book 1 [A Landscape Described, Rural Sounds] [Crazy Kate] Book 3 [The Stricken Deer] Book 4 [The Winter Evening: A Brown Study] The Castaway Appendixes A1. General Bibliography A3. Literary Terminology A Geographic Brand: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc. "T'he Stricken Deer" general public. For example, the Catalogue of Five Hundred Cele-brated Authors of Great , Nowv Living (London, ) gave merely the following information. COWPER, William: of the Inner Temple. Early in life he was the intimate friend of lord Thurlow, and lived in a very sociable and somewhat dissi-pated manner.

    Guest Book Links Page 1 Links Page 2 Recipe Links Health Links Women's Corner EMAIL US "I Was A Stricken Deer" I was a stricken deer, that left the herd Long since; with many an arrow deep infixt My panting side was charg'd, when I withdrew . Great Strides - Red Deer, Red Deer, AB. likes. Great Strides is a womens fashion shoe store/5(12).


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The Stricken Deer book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers/5. I Was a Stricken Deer. I was a stricken deer that left the herd Long since; with many an arrow deep infixt My panting side was charged when I withdrew To seek a tranquil death in distant shades.

There was I found by one who had himself Been hurt by th' archers. In his side he bore And in his hands and feet the cruel scars. () "The Stricken Deer" is among the poems included by William Cowper in his six-volume collection The Task, where it appears in book -reflexive and thoughtful, the poem allows Cowper to compare himself to a deer, struck from his herd after wandering away.

As a result of recurrent mental illness the poet also felt separated from his friends and cheated by. First published inThe Stricken Deer was the winner of that year's James Tait Black Memorial Prize and also the Hawthornden Prize: it was David Cecil's first book.

For a time, towards the end of the eighteenth-century, William Cowper was the foremost poet in England.4/5(1). THE STRICKEN DEER Hardcover – January 1, See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" — — $ Paperback "Please retry" — Manufacturer: Constable and Co Limited. The Stricken Deer Because of my recent interest in William Cowper, an interest inspired by Brian Lynch’s novel about his life, The Winner of Sorrow (which I wrote about here), I requested from my library a copy of David Cecil’s biography of Cowper, The Stricken Deer.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Cecil, David, Stricken deer. London, Constable & co., ltd. [] (OCoLC) Named Person. Extracts from the Task: Autobiographical: By William Cowper (–) [From Book III, The Garden] I WAS a stricken deer that left the herd: Long since; with many an arrow deep infixed: My panting side was charged, when I withdrew: To seek a tranquil death in distant shades.

I was a stricken deer that left the herd Long since; with many an arrow deep infixt My panting side was charged when I withdrew To seek a tranquil death in distant shades. There was I found by one who had himself Been hurt by th' archers.

In his. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Stricken Deer: The Life of Cowper by David Cecil (, Paperback, Reprint) at the best online prices at eBay. Free shipping for many products. Let the deer that’s been shot go off and weep, While the unharmed deer happily plays.

For some must watch while other must sleep, That’s how the world goes. Couldn’t I get work as an actor (if I hit a run of bad luck) in some acting company, and wear flowers on my shoes.

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The Stricken Deer Author Cecil, Lord David Format/binding Hardcover Book condition Used - Good Jacket condition No Dj Edition New Edition Binding Hardcover Publisher Constable. A new book is a book previously not circulated to a buyer.

Although a new book is typically free of any faults or defects. First published inThe Stricken Deer was the winner of that year's James Tait Black Memorial Prize and also the Hawthornden Prize: it was David Cecil's first book. For a time, towards the end of the eighteenth-century, William Cowper was the foremost poet in England.5/5(1).

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The Stricken Deer; The Life of Cowper. Title: The Stricken Deer; The Life of Cowper. Author: (Biography) CECIL, David; COWPER, William. Subject: Biography Seller Rating: % positive.

The Stricken Deer was his first book, published in when he was only For Cecil, an unacademic academic who had little time for doctrine, reading literature was all about enjoyment, and teaching it was about transmitting that enjoyment.

The imagination excited him more than scholarship, people more than theories. First published inThe Stricken Deer was the winner of that year's James Tait Black Memorial Prize and also the Hawthornden Prize: it was David Cecil's first book.

For a time, towards the end of the eighteenth-century, William Cowper was the foremost poet in England/5(12). COME, rest in this bosom, my own stricken deer, Though the herd have fled from thee, thy home is still here; Here still is the smile, that no cloud can o’ercast, And a heart and a hand all thy own to the last.

what was love made for, if ’t is not the same: 5: Through joy and through torment, through glory and shame. Lord Edward Christian David Gascoyne-Cecil, CH (9 April – 1 January ) was a British biographer, historian and academic. He held the style of "Lord" by courtesy, as a younger son of a marquess.

1 Early life and studies. 3 Family and personal life. 8 Further reading. Early life and studies. David Cecil was the youngest of the four Alma mater: Christ Church, Oxford.

Cowper prefaced The Task with an account of its genesis. A lady, fond of blank verse, demanded a poem of that kind from the Author, and gave him the SOFA for a subject. He obeyed; and, having much leisure, connected another subject with it; and, pursuing the train of thought to which his situation and turn of mind led him, brought forth at length, instead of the trifle which Author: William Cowper.Start studying Book 4 Aeneid 4.

Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools.Stricken (32 Occurrences) Luke And they had no child, because that Elisabeth was barren, and they both were now well stricken in years.

(KJV ASV) Luke And Zacharias said unto the angel, Whereby shall I know this? for I am an old man, and .