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Poems of the century

Poems of the century

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Published by Hari Man Lama in Kathmandu .
Written in English

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  • Nepali poetry -- Translations into English.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited with an introduction by Abhi Subedi.
    ContributionsSubedi, Abhi, 1945-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsMLCM 2000/03312, PK2598
    The Physical Object
    Pagination189 p. ;
    Number of Pages189
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL172870M
    LC Control Number99954014

    Modern and Contemporary Poets of Christian Faith The following is a partial list of twentieth-century poets who write in some way about their Christian faith. For some this is an explicit project that explores openly matters of theology and experience.


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A poor selection, which notwithstanding the classsics that perennially appear in poetry anthologies, has some more than questionable choices (such as jingoistic verses on the scrapping of a US flagship and a less than obvious selection in the translated poetry), hardly to be counted among the best poems of all time by any stretch of the by: 2.

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