The Complete Poetry and Selected Prose of John Donne: (A Modern Library E-Book)
Publish date: November 1st 2000
Publisher: Modern Library
Pages no: 640
Edition language: English
, Non Fiction
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Classic Literature
I'd read some poems by Donne before, but it's amazing reading all his collected poems and being able to appreciate how consistently good they are--at least the sonnets and elegies which stand up being compared to those of Shakespeare. They're erudite, but accessible, although the edition I read didn...
A hard but rewarding slog, I focused mostly songs and sonnets for my creative writing class. It's interesting the disparate interpretations we came out with, The Flea seemed blatantly obvious to me but others interpreted in a different way. Go and catch a falling star was my hands down favourite, an...