The Christian Year - Kindle edition by John Keble. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note Cited by: Dec 23, · The Christian Year [John Keble] on cyrusofficial.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In darkness and in weariness The traveller on his way must press No gleam to watch on tree or tower Whiling away the lonesome hour/5(7). John Keble has books on Goodreads with ratings. John Keble’s most popular book is The Christian Year. John Keble had an immense influence on nineteenth-century literature and culture. A founding figure of the Oxford Movement, he was mythologized as the living embodiment of Christian ideals. His volume of verse The Christian Year was the best-selling book of poetry in the Victorian era while Author: Kirstie Blair.
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The book is still diffused so widely, in editions of all forms, that it may yet go on, until the circle of the years shall be no more, living and making live. Four years after “The Christian Year” appeared, Keble was appointed (in ) to the usual five years’ tenure of the Poetry Professorship at Oxford. Nov 01, · John Keble had an immense influence on nineteenth-century literature and culture. A founding figure of the Oxford Movement, he was mythologized as the living embodiment of Christian ideals. His volume of verse The Christian Year was the best-selling book of poetry in the Victorian era while his lectures as Oxford Professor of Poetry were highly influential. THE REV. JOHN KEBLE, the well-known author of The Christian Year, was the second child and elder son of the Rev. John Keble, Vicar (–) of Coln St. Aldwyn's, Gloucestershire, England, where he resided on his own estate, and where the son was born, April 25, Having been thoroughly prepared under his father’s instruction, the boy entered Corpus Christi College, Oxford, on a. John Keble, two years older than his friend Dr. Arnold of Rugby, three years older than Thomas Carlyle, and nine years older than John Henry Newman, was born in , at Fairford in Gloucestershire. He was born in his father's parsonage, and educated at home by his father till he went to college Brand: Unforgotten Classics.