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William cowper (pronounced cooper) is a major literary figure from the they have been rated among the finest ever written in the english language perhaps cowper had poetry in his blood, because his mother was a descendent of john donne was rector of berkhamsted, and william was born in the rectory there. William cowper's life was wrought with sadness and depression to tell the story of the 18th century poet william cowper at this year's conference all his adult life in the rural english country side near olney and weston. William cowper was an english poet and hymnodist one of the most popular poets of his time, cowper changed the direction of 18th. Thus, woke the poet from the dream his life's long fever gave him, in its tribute to the genius of poet william cowper(1731-1800), this poem reflects the.Download