Hopkins, Gerard Manley
Hopkins, Gerard Manley
Jesuit and poet (1844-1889)

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  • Hopkins, Gerard Manley — born July 28, 1844, Stratford, Essex, Eng. died June 8, 1889, Dublin, Ire. British poet. After studies at Oxford, he converted to Roman Catholicism and eventually became a Jesuit priest. He burned his youthful verses as inappropriate to his… …   Universalium

  • Hopkins, Gerard Manley — (1844–89)    Poet.    Hopkins was born in Stratford, Essex, and he was educated at the University of Oxford. At the age of twentytwo he was received into the Roman Catholic Church and joined the Jesuit Order. He gave up writing poetry when he… …   Who’s Who in Christianity

  • Hopkins, Gerard Manley — (1844 1889)    Born into a prosperous family in Stratford, Essex, he was brought up in Hampstead. At school he won the headmaster s poetry prize with his poem The Escorial in (1860). In 1866, while at Balliol College, Oxford, he converted to the… …   British and Irish poets

  • Hopkins,Gerard Manley — Hop·kins (hŏpʹkĭnz), Gerard Manley. 1844 1889. British poet known for a number of works published posthumously, including “The Wreck of the Deutschland” and “The Windhover.” * * * …   Universalium

  • Hopkins, Gerard Manley — ► (1844 89) Poeta británico. Autor de El naufragio del Deutschland. * * * (28 jul. 1844, Stratford, Essex, Inglaterra–8 jun. 1889, Dublín, Irlanda). Poeta británico. Después de estudiar en Oxford, se convirtió al catolicismo y llegó a ser… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Hopkins, Gerard Manley —  (1844–1889) British poet and Jesuit priest. His poetry was published posthumously …   Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • Gerard Manley Hopkins — Born 28 July 1844(1844 07 28) Died 8 June 1889(1889 06 08) (aged 44) Dublin …   Wikipedia

  • Gerard Manley Hopkins — Gerard Manley Hopkins. Gerard Manley Hopkins (* 28. Juli 1844 in Stratford bei London; † 8. Juni 1889 in Dublin) war ein britischer Lyriker und Jesuit, dessen Gedichte vor allem wegen der Lebendigkeit ihres Ausdrucks bewundert werden …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Gerard Manley Hopkins — Gerard Manley Hopkins, né le 28 juillet 1844 à Stratford, Essex (Royaume Uni) et décédé le 8 juin 1889 à Dublin (Irlande), était un prêtre …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Gerard Manley Hopkins —     Gerard Manley Hopkins     † Catholic Encyclopedia ► Gerard Manley Hopkins     Jesuit and poet, born at Stratford, near London, 28 July, 1844; died at Dublin, 8 June, 1889.     His early education was received at Cholmondeley School, Hig …   Catholic encyclopedia

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