A John Donne Companion (Routledge Revivals) by Robert H. Ray

By Robert H. Ray

First released in 1990, this name presents a compendium of worthwhile details for any reader of Donne to have handy: the most important biographical fabric, ancient contextualisation, and information about his life’s paintings. The goal all through is to augment knowing and appreciation, with no being exhaustive. the most important component to the amount, in either significance and measurement, is ‘A Donne Dictionary’. Its entries are prepared alphabetically: they determine, describe and clarify the main influential individuals in Donne’s existence and works, in addition to locations, characters, allusions, principles, innovations, person phrases, words and literary phrases which are correct to a rounded appreciation of his poetry and prose.


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

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