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By Robert H. Ray

ISBN-10: 1138776076

ISBN-13: 9781138776074

ISBN-10: 1138776092

ISBN-13: 9781138776098

First released in 1990, this identify offers a compendium of priceless details for any reader of Donne to have to hand: the most important biographical fabric, historic contextualisation, and information about his life’s paintings. The purpose all through is to reinforce realizing and appreciation, with out being exhaustive. the key component to the quantity, in either significance and dimension, is ‘A Donne Dictionary’. Its entries are prepared alphabetically: they determine, describe and clarify the main influential individuals in Donne’s lifestyles and works, in addition to locations, characters, allusions, rules, options, person phrases, words and literary phrases which are suitable to a rounded appreciation of his poetry and prose.

A Jonne Donne significant other will turn out helpful for all scholars of English poetry and Anglican theology.

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