Reference Entry

Donne, John (1572–1631), poet and Church of England clergyman

David Colclough

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780199544486
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/7819

Series: Oxford Handbooks in Religion and Theology

Donne, John (1572–1631), poet and Church of England clergyman

More Like This

Show all results sharing these subjects:

  • Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets)
  • Protestantism and Protestant Churches

GO

Show Summary Details

Preview

Donne, John (1572–1631), poet and Church of England clergyman, was born between 24 January and 19 June 1572 at his father's house in Bread Street, London, the third of six known children of John Donne (c.1535–1576), warden of the Ironmongers' Company...

Reference Entry.  10937 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Literary Studies (Poetry and Poets) ; Protestantism and Protestant Churches

Full text: subscription required

How to subscribe Recommend to my Librarian

Buy this work at Oxford University Press »

Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content. Please, subscribe or login to access all content.