John Donne

John Donne

Died: March 31, 1631

Nationality: British

Occupation: Poet, priest, lawyer

Biography: John Donne was an English poet, satirist, lawyer and a clergyman in the Church of England. He is considered the pre-eminent representative of the metaphysical poets. His works are noted for their strong, sensual style and include sonnets, love poetry, religious poems, Latin translations, epigrams, elegies, songs, satires and sermons.

Source/Notes: The Complete Poems of John Donne (2010 edition), Digireads.com Publishing - ISBN: 9781420937251

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Source/Notes: The poetical works of dr.john donne,dean of st.paul's london..3.3.3 (1779 edition)
Source/Notes: Selected Poetry (1998 edition), Oxford University Press - ISBN: 9780192834904

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