John Donne: Poems Study Guide & Essays
John Donne is so widely quoted that he ranks near the top of the canon of well-known authors, not far behind his near contemporary, William Shakespeare. Perhaps his best-known line, from Meditation 17 in Devotions Upon Emergent Occasions, a prose work, is often quoted as poetic: "No man is an…
John Donne: Poems study guide contains a biography of John Donne, literature essays, quiz questions, major themes, characters, and a full summary and analysis.
- John Donne: Poems Summary
- About John Donne: Poems
- Character List
- Glossary of Terms
- Major Themes
- Quotes and Analysis
- Summary and Analysis of "The Flea"
- Summary and Analysis of "Lovers' Infiniteness"
- A Practical Criticism of John Donne's "Song" and "Go and Catch a Falling Star..."
- Donne's Worlds
- Jonathan Swift and John Donne: Balancing the Extremes of Renaissance England
- The Origin of Love: Donne's Theogony
- Sexism Within Donne's "Elegy 19"