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Published: 11 February 2016

218 Pages


ISBN: 9780198757351

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Charles Darwin and the Church of Wordsworth

Robert M. Ryan

Oxford English Monographs

  • Demonstrates the importance of Wordsworth's poetry for religion and science
  • Draws new attention to Wordsworth's cultural importance
  • Finds connections between science and poetry not usually observed
  • Provides new analysis of the religious response to Darwin