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John Donne, life, mind, and art

by Carey, John

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Published by Faber and Faber in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Donne, John, 1572-1631.,
  • Church of England -- England -- Clergy -- Biography.,
  • Poets, English -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- Biography.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [281]-295) and index.

    StatementJohn Carey.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR2248 .C34 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 303 p. ;
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1964512M
    ISBN 100571143377
    LC Control Number90197663

    John Donne, Life, Mind, and Art by John Carey avg rating — 66 ratings — published — 7 editions. A summary of Donne’s classic poem by Dr Oliver Tearle ‘To His Mistress Going to Bed’ has been called the greatest verbal striptease in English verse. In this poem, John Donne () encourages his lover to undress for him, in one of the most .

    John Chamberlain, whose Letters offer an expansive contemporary record of London life, makes numerous approving mentions of Donne ’s sermons. He offers this account of a sermon at Paul’s Cross, early in Donne ’s religious career: great men were at Paul’s Cross and heard Dr. Donne who made there a dainty sermon upon the eleventh verse of the 22nd of Proverbs, and was . Background and structure. Poet John Donne was born on 21 January to John Donne, a wealthy ironmonger and one of the wardens of the Worshipful Company of Ironmongers, and his wife Elizabeth. After his father's death when he was four, Donne was, instead of being prepared to enter a trade, trained as a gentleman scholar; his family used the money his father had made Country: Kingdom of England.

    John Donne. by Unknown English artist oil on panel, circa 30 3/8 in. x 24 5/8 in. ( mm x mm) Purchased with help from the National Heritage Memorial Fund, the Art Fund, Lord Harris of Peckham, L.L. Brownrigg, the Portrait Fund, Sir Harry Djanogly, the Headley Trust, the Eva & Hans K. Rausing Trust, The Pidem Fund, Mr O. Damgaard-Nielsen, Sir David and Lady . John Donne: Life, Mind and : Faber & Faber. pp.. Arthur L. of Contemplation: John Donne, George Herbert, Henry Vaughan.


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John Donne: Life, Mind and Art is a unique attempt to see Donne whole. Beginning with an account of his life, it takes as its domain not only the whole range of the poetry, but also the sermons, the letters, the spiritual and controversial works, and such highly personal documents as the treatise on suicide.

The English writer and Anglican cleric John Donne is considered now to be the preeminent metaphysical poet of his time. He was born in to Roman Catholic parents, when practicing that religion was illegal in England. His work is distinguished by its emotional and sonic intensity and its capacity to plumb the paradoxes of faith, human and divine love, and the possibility of.

John Donne was born into a Catholic family induring a strong anti-Catholic period in England. Donne’s father, also named John, was a prosperous London : John Donne: Life, Mind and Art.

by John Carey out of 5 stars 6. Kindle $ $ 99 $ $ Hardcover More Buying Delphi Complete Poetical Works of John Donne (Illustrated) (Delphi Poets Series Book 9) Part of: Delphi Poets Series (81 Books) | by John Donne.

John Carey is best known for his trenchant literary criticism and books on Dickens and Donne. His latest book controversially argues that the majority should not have to Author: Lucasta Miller.

John Carey is Merton Professor of English at Oxford University. A distinguished critic, reviewer, & broadcaster, he is the author of several books, including "The Intellectuals & the Masses".

Bibliographic information. Paradoxes haunt the previously standard John Donne: A Life (published by RC Bald in ) and the best critical studies (including. Get this from a library. John Donne: life, mind and art.

[John Carey]. John Donne, Life, Mind and Art (Faber and Faber, ), new revised edition (). Republished in Faber Finds (). “This book is sensitive, searching, powerful, exciting, provocative and witty.

It is a superb achievement”, Christopher Hill, Times Literary Supplement. “The one book we have needed all along a magnificent exercise in.

John Donne (/ d ʌ n / DUN; 22 January – 31 March ) was an English poet, scholar, soldier and secretary born into a Catholic family, a remnant of the Catholic Revival, who reluctantly became a cleric in the Church of England.

He was Dean of St Paul's Cathedral in London (). He is considered the pre-eminent representative of the metaphysical mater: Hart Hall, Oxford, University of Cambridge. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for John Donne Life Mind and Art Carey John at the best online prices at eBay.

Free shipping for many products. Devotions upon Emergent Occasions, or in full Devotions Upon Emergent Occasions, and severall steps in my Sicknes, is a prose work by the English metaphysical poet and cleric in the Church of England John Donne, published in It covers death, rebirth and the Elizabethan concept of sickness as a visit from God, reflecting internal y: Kingdom of England.

John Donne was the greatest non-dramatic poet of his time, and its most admired preacher. He was born ina Londoner and the son of Catholic parents. In his teens, he attended both Oxford and Cambridge, and in his early twenties studied law.

Project Canterbury. The Life of Dr. John Donne. by Izaak Walton. Master John Donne was born in London, in the yearof good and virtuous parents: and, though his own learning and other multiplied merits may justly appear sufficient to dignify both himself and his posterity; yet the reader may be pleased to know, that his father was masculinely and lineally descended from a.

John Carey’s more interpretative John Donne: Life, Mind, and Art (London: Faber, rev. edn, ), also contains much valuable information.

Andrew Mousley (ed.)’s New Casebooks: John Donne (Houndmills: Palgrave, ), is also excellent. Among online resources, the Poetry Foundation’s brief biographical essay on Donne is a great place to.

read John Donne's poems. John Donne was born in in London, England. He is known as the founder of the Metaphysical Poets, a term created by Samuel Johnson, an eighteenth-century English essayist, poet, and loosely associated group also includes George Herbert, Richard Crashaw, Andrew Marvell, and John Metaphysical Poets are.

John Donne has engaged the minds of poets and literary critics for centuries, but what makes him so engaging. Is it the play and paradox of his verse, the audacity of his meter, the range of complexity with which he grapples the world around him.

* Carey, John. "John Donne Life, Mind and Art." New York. Oxford University Press. Print. John Donne’s Erotica. serious turn of mind. Ask not for whom the earth moves. Donne was, in fact, a rake and a bawd before he became a preacher and, in Author: Carolyn Kormann.

John Donne: Life, Mind and Art is a unique attempt to see Donne whole. Beginning with an account of his life, it takes as its domain not only the whole range of the poetry, but also the sermons, the letters, the spiritual and controversial works, and such highly personal documents as the treatise on suicide.

'The one book we have needed all Pages:   John Donne: The Reformed Soul is a new account of Donne's life by John Stubbs, a young scholar from England. It relies equally upon previous biographies and the record of Donne's life as it is found in his prose and poetry.

In a biography of a poet, we depend a great deal on the ability of the author to interpret the poetry/5(35).