Donne, John, 1572-1631

Alternative names
Dates:
Birth 1572-01-21
Death 1631-03-31
Britons
Latin, English

Biographical notes:

Proposed for publication as part of the Percy Society series.

From the description of The Songs and sonnets of Dr. John Donne : with critical notes by the late Samuel Taylor Coleridge / edited by Barron Field, Esq. : manuscript, [ca. 1840] (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612868820

Herbert Grierson attached great importance to the manuscript and presumed the writer to be an acquaintance of Donne.

From the description of Poems and paradoxes : manuscript, 1620. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612868460

Appointed Dean of St Paul's Cathedral in 1621.

Epithet: poet and clergyman

British Library Archives and Manuscripts Catalogue : Person : Description : ark:/81055/vdc_100000000297.0x000034

Loading...

Loading Relationships

Information

Permalink:
http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6j67f37
Ark ID:
w6j67f37
SNAC ID:
3164034

Subjects:

  • Elegiac poetry
  • Poets, English
  • Poetry, Modern--17th century--Manuscripts
  • Robbery--Law and legislation--Early works to 1800--Manuscripts
  • Religious poetry
  • Authors, English
  • English poetry--17th century
  • Verse satire, English
  • Metaphysics--Poetry
  • Illegitimate children--Legal status, laws, etc.--Early works to 1800--Manuscripts
  • English literature--17th century

Occupations:

not available for this record

Places:

  • Scotland, Kingdom of, United Kingdom (as recorded)
  • Newark, Nottinghamshire (as recorded)
  • Islington, Middlesex (as recorded)
  • Wilton, Wiltshire (as recorded)
  • Ireland, Europe (as recorded)
  • Maldon, Essex (as recorded)
  • Fairford, Gloucestershire (as recorded)
  • Gap, France (as recorded)
  • India, Asia (as recorded)
  • Cheshire, England (as recorded)
  • Devenish, Fermanagh (as recorded)
  • Burghley, Northamptonshire (as recorded)
  • Baden-Durlach, Germany (as recorded)
  • Greenwich, Kent (as recorded)
  • Hampton Court, Middlesex (as recorded)
  • Ireland, Europe (as recorded)
  • Ireland, Europe (as recorded)
  • County Durham, England (as recorded)
  • Cumberland, England (as recorded)
  • Oxford, Oxfordshire (as recorded)
  • Berwick-upon-Tweed, Northumberland (as recorded)
  • Guiana, South America (as recorded)
  • Hertfordshire, England (as recorded)
  • Winterton Nesse, Lincolnshire (as recorded)
  • London, England (as recorded)
  • Royston, Hertfordshire (as recorded)
  • Northumberland, England (as recorded)
  • Middelburg, Zeeland (as recorded)
  • Dover, Kent (as recorded)
  • Heighington, Durham (as recorded)
  • Westmorland, England (as recorded)
  • Barne Elmes, Surrey (as recorded)
  • London, England (as recorded)
  • Devonshire, England (as recorded)
  • Jamaica, Central America (as recorded)
  • Fairford, Gloucestershire (as recorded)
  • Highgate, Middlesex (as recorded)
  • Gainford, Durham (as recorded)
  • Cadiz, Spain (as recorded)
  • Emborrow, Somerset (as recorded)
  • Yarmouth, Norfolk (as recorded)
  • Norwich, Norfolk (as recorded)
  • Rhé, Brittany (as recorded)