By Robert H. Ray
First released in 1990, this identify presents a compendium of precious details for any reader of Donne to have to hand: an important biographical fabric, ancient contextualisation, and information about his life’s paintings. The purpose all through is to augment knowing and appreciation, with out being exhaustive. the foremost part of the amount, in either significance and dimension, is ‘A Donne Dictionary’. Its entries are prepared alphabetically: they establish, describe and clarify the main influential people in Donne’s lifestyles and works, in addition to locations, characters, allusions, principles, recommendations, person phrases, words and literary phrases which are suitable to a rounded appreciation of his poetry and prose.
A Jonne Donne better half will end up precious for all scholars of English poetry and Anglican theology.
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