THE POVERTY OF HERMAS
“Come down, Hermas, come down! The night
is past. It is time to be stirring. Christ
is born to-day. Peace be with you in His name.
Make haste ...
Writer, minister, critic, professor, outdoorsman--Henry Van Dyke was a man of multiple talents and great energy. As a literary critic he supported the basic tenets of the Genteel Tradition well into t...
From the opening pages of his first novel, Henry Van Dyke has shown that he is a masterful novelist, an "original" artist with his own voice, his own style, his "language couched in wit and eloquence....