Prophets of Nature: Green Spirituality in Romantic Poetry and Painting
This perceptive study, discusses the tradition of green spirituality as seen through poets such as Wordsworth and Coleridge, and painters such as Samuel Palmer, Casper David Friedrich and William Turner. The author argues for the genuine spiritual vision of these artists. He shows that there are many deep springs of inspiration in their work which chime with our current environmental concerns.
Author: Gordon Strachan
Publisher: Floris Books (Edinburgh)