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Hound of heaven

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Published by P. Reilly in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Bibliography: 4th prelim. leaf.

Statement[by] Francis Thompson; biographical sketch and notes by Michael A. Kelly; introduction by Katherine Brégy.
ContributionsKelly, Michael A., ed.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPR5650 .H6 1916
The Physical Object
Pagination5 p. l, [3]-69 p.
Number of Pages69
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6586876M
LC Control Number16010333
OCLC/WorldCa3982702

Hailed by evangelical literary critic Gene Edward Veith as "one of the greatest Christian poems", this enduring classic tells the story of a rich young man addicted to opium in Victorian England, who is saved by God--as represented by the Hound of Heaven tracking him down. Illustrations.


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The Hound of Heaven by Francis Thompson () I fled Him, down the nights and down the days; I fled Him, down the arches of the years; I fled Him, down the labyrinthine ways Of my own mind; and in the mist of tears I hid from Him, and under running laughter.The Ultimate Oliver Stone Collection (Salvador / Platoon / Wall Street / Talk Radio / Born on the Fourth of July / JFK Director's Cut / The Doors / Heaven and Earth / Natural Born Killers / Nixo [DVD].The story Francis Thompson tells in his classic poem The Hound of Heaven works in exactly this way-stirring our hearts with a yearning we may not fully understand.

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