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John Donne

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Comprehensive information about John Donne including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. John Donne (1572 – March 31, 1631) was a Jacobean poet, satirist, lawyer and preacher/cleric in the Church of England. He is considered the founding figure of the so-called metaphysical poetry movement. This educational John Donne resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.


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Quote Left A bracelet of bright hair about the bone, Will he not let us alone,... Quote Right
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Quote Left Thou hast made me, and shall thy work decay? Repair me now, for now mine end doth haste;... Quote Right
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Quote Left Full nakedness! All my joys are due to thee, as souls unbodied, bodies unclothed must be, to taste whole joys. Quote Right
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Quote Left Art is the most passionate orgy within man's grasp Quote Right
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Quote Left Come live with me, and be my love,And we will some new pleasures proveOf golden sands, and crystal brooks,With silken lines, and silver hooks. Quote Right
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