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The love poems of John Donne

John Donne

The love poems of John Donne

by John Donne

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Published by Macmillan in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York , St. Martin"s Press, 1982.

Statementedited and introduced by Charles Fowkes.
ContributionsFowkes, Charles, 1949-, Donne, John, 1572-1631.
The Physical Object
Paginationxxi,100p. ;
Number of Pages100
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14997427M
ISBN 100333351797

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The magnificent Seventeenth-Century metaphysical poet John Donne created new forms of lyric, satire, erotic poems, and religious verse that left poetry in English forever changed. From his famously sensual love poems to his equally passionate and powerful Holy Sonnets, Donne’s forceful language and ingenious wit encompass a remarkable range.   Poem of the week: The Flea by John Donne A ludicrous image of physical intimacy provides a suitor with a feeble wooing ruse – Author: Carol Rumens.


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John Donne's book of love poems was a Valentine gift to my husband. Is there a more charming way to spend winter evenings than by a fire warmed by Donne's poetry. Witty, passionate, Donne always delights, especially when read aloud. My husband's favorite poem is "To His Mistress Going to Bed."Cited by: 3.

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Donne's poetry embraces a wide range of secular and religious subjects. Born in in London England, John Donne was an English Jacobean poet of exceptional skill, whose poetry was known for its vibrancy of language and inventiveness of metaphor.

While Donne was well educated and his poetic talents considerable he struggled for much of his life to provide for his family.4/4(1). "A Valediction" is a line love poem that was first published in the collection Songs and Sonnets, two years after Donne's death. Based around the idea of two parting lovers, the poem is notable for its use of conceits and heavy allegory to describe the couple's relationship.

John Donne was an English poet, satirist, lawyer and priest. From the Inside Flap. 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." Cited by: One of Donne’s most famous poems, ‘The Canonization’ is a love poem, but like many of Donne’s poems he fuses sexual or romantic love with religious motifs and imagery.

After all, to ‘canonize’ someone is to declare them a saint. Love, indeed, becomes a sort of religion in itself – a sanctified thing. Donne's depth and passion (Hardcover edition) Published by User, 17 years ago.

This lovely volume beautifully designed on creamy white paper brings to the reader the love poems of John Donne ().

A comprehensive and sympathetic introduction by the editor Charles Fowkes accompanies it.5/5(2). John Donne was an English poet, preacher and a major representative of the metaphysical poets of the period. His works are notable for their realistic and sensual style and include sonnets, love poetry, religious poems, Latin translations, epigrams, elegies, songs, satires and sermons/5(13).

John Donne's standing as one of the greatest poets in the English language is now thoroughly established, and critics such as T. Eliot and F. 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. The Love Poems of John Donne by Donne, John and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at John Donne's love poetry is a magnetic mix of the soul singing, intellectual rigor, and the lascivious prod.

Seductions abound, but go hand in hand with metaphors of science, discovery, and conquest: "License my roving hands, and let them go, / 4/5. John Donne's poems on heavenly and earthly love, delight and despair, beauty and betrayal, are rightly regarded as one of the glories of European civilisation, something every school child (and child of every age) should knowPrice: $ Famous Poems.

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Edgar Allan Poe. Caged Bird. Maya Angelou. Rudyard Kipling. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening. Robert Frost. The Love Poems of John Donne by John Donne. Born in in London England, John Donne was an English Jacobean poet of exceptional skill, whose poetry was known for its vibrancy of language and inventiveness of metaphor.

Despite this his legacy on the world of poetry is a significant one. In this volume you will find a representative selection of his "love-poetry", a type of poetry popular in Donne's time. In total seventy-two passionate and erotic poems comprise this volume of "The Love Poems of John Donne".

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She nodded knowingly. Donne, she said, was the most erotic poet in English Author: Carolyn Kormann. Donne’s poem is like a bridge, reaching from the 15th-century Neapolitan love lyric, through Petrarchism to an acid-spotted modern Arcadia, complete with Author: Carol Rumens.