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Charles Wesley and His Art

J. R. Watson

in The English Hymn

Published in print August 1999 | ISBN: 9780198270027
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191600784 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/019827002X.003.0010
 Charles Wesley and His Art

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Talks about Charles Wesley's use of the Bible, the Book of Common Prayer, the psalms, and other sources. Reviews his adaptation of other poets, such as Milton, Young, and Popeand the techniques of his hymn writing.

Keywords: Bible; Common Prayer; Methodists; Milton; Pope; Charles Wesley; Young

Chapter.  13227 words. 

Subjects: Religious Studies

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