Gerard Manley Hopkins

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Priest, Poet(1844–1889)
Gerard Manley Hopkins, a priest born in England in 1844, wrote poetry which influenced many leading poets of the 20th century.

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Jesuit priest Gerard Manley Hopkins, born in England in 1844, wrote poetry which influenced many leading poets of the 20th century. Many of his poems, the most notable being The Wreck of the Deutschland, were not published until after his death.

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