Author:William Cowper (1731-1800)

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William Cowper

English poet and hymnodist; popular poets of his time, Cowper changed the direction of 18th century nature poetry by writing of everyday life and scenes of the English countryside; nephew of the poet Judith Madan

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Olney Hymns (1779)

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