A voice from the hump and A fourteenth-century poet"s vision of Christ by John Wheatcroft

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Published by A. S. Barnes in South Brunswick, [N.J.] .

Written in English

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  • Jesus Christ -- History of doctrines -- Middle Ages, 600-1500 -- Poetry.

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Other titlesA voice from the hump.
StatementJohn Wheatcroft.
ContributionsWheatcroft, John, 1925-
LC ClassificationsPS3573.H4 A6 1977
The Physical Object
Pagination126 p. ;
Number of Pages126
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Open LibraryOL5210532M
ISBN 100498019098
LC Control Number75038451

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Voice from the hump and A fourteenth-century poet's vision of Christ. South Brunswick, [N.J.]: A.S. Barnes, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Jesus Christ; Jesus Christ. Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John Wheatcroft.

John Wheatcroft (J - Ma ) was an American writer and teacher. A novelist, poet, and playwright, Wheatcroft's works have appeared in The New York Times and the Beloit Poetry was born in in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and served in the United States Navy in World War II.

Wheatcroft attended Temple University, Rutgers University, and Bucknell University. The scribe either carried his writing utensils in his hands or—if he needed his hands for other things—slung over his shoulder in such a way that the palette lay on his chest, ink bag and brush holder on his back" (Hussein, Origins of the Book.

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