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Read online The Complete Poetry and Selected Prose.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC The Complete Poetry and Selected Prose This Modern Library edition contains all of John Donne s great metaphysical love poetry Here are such well known songs and sonnets as A Valediction Forbidding Mourning The Extasie and A Nocturnall Upon S Lucies Day along with the love elegies Jealosie His Parting From Her and To His Mistris Going to Bed Presented as well are Donne s satires epigrams verse letters and holy sonnets along with his most ambitious and important poems the Anniversaries In addition there is a generous sampling of Donne s prose including many of his private letters i Ignatius His Conclave i a satiric onslaught on the Jesuits excerpts from i Biathanatos i his celebrated defense of suicide and his most famous sermons concluding with the final Death s Duell We have only to read Donne wrote Virginia Woolf to submit to the sound of that passionate and penetrating voice and his figure rises again across the waste of the years more erect more imperious more inscrutable than any of his time by John Donne, Charles M. Coffin, Denis Donoghue

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The Complete Poetry and Selected Prose
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Number of Pages:736
Category:Poetry, Classics, Literature, Religion, Fiction
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The Complete English Poems, John Donne's Poetry, The Songs and Sonets of John Donne, Selected Poems, The Complete Poetry and Selected Prose, Devotions Upon Emergent Occasions and Death's Duel: With the Life of Dr. John Donne by Izaak Walton, The Works of John Donne (Poetry Library), John Donne - The Major Works: Including Songs and Sonnets and Sermons, Holy Sonnets, The Love Poems
Rich selection of works from the Songs and Sonnets Elegies Holy Sonnets and other verse forms by foremost English metaphysical poet Included are The Good Morrow The Canonization The Relic A Valediction Forbidding Mourning To His Mistress Going to Bed Death Be Not Proud Good Friday Riding Westward Hymn to God My God in My Sickness and many more Note Alphabetical lists of titles and first lines Includes selections from the Common Core State Standards Initiative Song and A Valediction Forbidding Mourning, No description available, No description available, div John Donne s standing as one of the greatest poets in the English language is now thoroughly established and critics such as T S Eliot and F R Leavis have found in Donne s poetry qualities profoundly responsive to the modern age While Donne is famous for his religious poetry his love poems are among the most beautiful ever written and this collection brings them together for the first time br br Donne was a man who knew all the many faces of love physical passion jealousy rapture grief and parting and possessed the genius to distill his experiences into poetry The potency of his writing has lost none of its effect Donne s love poetry taps the reservoir of feelings and emotions common to all human beings br br Before Donne was ordained as a priest in he wrote sonnets such as The Dream and The Ecstasy elegies such as To His Mistress Going to Bed and Love s Progress and wedding songs St Valentine s Day and Epithalamion all of which glitter with an eroticism that truly marries body and soul br br Charles Fowkes author of a critically acclaimed biography of Rembrandt and several anthologies of short stories has gathered those poems in which Donne is most passionate and most lyrical The result is this lovely volume the perfect gift for every beloved a book of poems to press flowers in and to keep by the heart div