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Read online John Donne - The Major Works: Including Songs and Sonnets and Sermons.pdf PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, DOC John Donne - The Major Works: Including Songs and Sonnets and Sermons John Donne is perhaps the most important poet of the seventeenth century and has often been referred to as the founder of the metaphysical genre His poetry is highly distinctive and individual adopting a multitude of tones images forms and personae This collection of Donne s verse includes a wide selection from both his secular and divine poems including such well known poems as Air and Angels The Flea the Holy Sonnets and The Progress of the Soul The poems are provided with full Notes and a useful Introduction to Donne s life and poetry by John Donne, John Carey

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John Donne - The Major Works: Including Songs and Sonnets and Sermons
Title:John Donne - The Major Works: Including Songs and Sonnets and Sermons
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Number of Pages:528
Category:Poetry, Classics, Religion, Fiction
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The Love Poems, John Donne's Poetry, The Complete Poetry and Selected Prose, Holy Sonnets, The Complete English Poems, The Songs and Sonets of John Donne, Selected Poems, The Works of John Donne (Poetry Library), Devotions Upon Emergent Occasions and Death's Duel: With the Life of Dr. John Donne by Izaak Walton, John Donne - The Major Works: Including Songs and Sonnets and Sermons
No description available, John Donne is best known as the greatest English metaphysical poet But there was another dimension to Donne s life and writing that if less well known is no less profound and beautiful br br Born into an aristocratic Catholic family Donne joined the Church of England at the age of twenty one out of fear of persecution At the age of forty three he gave up his preoccupations with secular prestige and devoted himself utterly to religion It was eight years later when battered with fever the deaths of his beloved wife several of his children and many dear lifelong friends he composed b Devotions upon Emergent Occasions b There is both trauma and great drama in this extended meditation on the meaning of mortality the possibility of salvation and the true nature of the passage of eternal life With a new introduction by poet and biographer Andrew Motion one of the most revered books of Christian devotion speaks to us again of the higher aspirations of man and the always present possibility of a relationship with God br br This long out of print edition also contains Donne s last sermon Death s Duel as well as the short colorful biography of him written by his contemporary Izaak Walton, No description available, There is perhaps no superior edition of Donne s i Songs and Sonets i than Theodore Redpath s wonderful annotated volume Out of print for a decade the book is reprinted here in its second revised edition The book s twofold origin is evident on every page of Redpath s limpid commentary it arises partly out of a life of scholarship and partly from Redpath s experiences and concerns as a teacher The volume contains notes on every point likely to cause difficulty to a reader of average intelligence