Download PDF by Robert C. Evans: An Collins: Printed Writings 1641–1700: Series II, Part Two,

By Robert C. Evans

ISBN-10: 0754630935

ISBN-13: 9780754630937

An Collins' Divine Songs and Meditacions have been first revealed in a small 8vo quantity in London in 1653. the single extant reproduction is shortly held on the Huntington Library and it really is, hence, this reproduction that's reproduced during this facsimile version. it truly is an incredible textual content since it is among the earliest volumes of gathered poems by way of an English girl within the 17th century. The poems are specifically exciting as a result of glimpses they supply into the existence and brain of a girl author in this interval and due to the social, political, old and spiritual contexts during which they're embedded. the best identification of An Collins' is still a secret, and students have needed to depend on the Divine Songs and Meditacions for many in their figuring out of its writer, usually drawing very assorted conclusions approximately her spiritual, social and political views. thus far critics have fascinated by the biographical and old curiosity of the poems, yet as Robert Evans highlights in his Introductory word to the quantity, those works additionally express a rhetorical strength and ability that benefits additional attention.

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