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Alarp ii 11/09/10 poetry analysis john newton was an anglican clergyman and author of many hymns, including amazing grace and glorious things of thee are spoken newton lived in england from 1725 until his deat. Amazing grace is a christian hymn published in 1779, with words written by the english poet and anglican clergyman john newton (1725-1807) newton wrote the words from personal experience. Read this poet's poems on june 3, 1926, allen ginsberg was born in newark, new jersey the son of louis and naomi ginsberg, two jewish members of the new york literary counterculture of the 1920s, ginsberg was raised among several progressive political perspectives.
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