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Donne The Reformed SoulJohn Stubbs's Donne the Reformed Soul brings one of Britain's most famous poets and famous periods in history to lifeJohn Donne's life story is inextricably tied up with the fabric of a society in the throes of religious persecution His family had long been subject to the terror inflicted upon Catholics under the reign of Elizabeth I and while his brother languished in prison and his mother and uncles fled to exile in Europe Donne was consumed by the uestion of his own faith and by trying to figure out what it is that connects human beings and keeps them apartIn his biography of Donne John Stubbs chronicles not only a long and bitter sectarian conflict but also the love story of a young couple who broke the rules of their society and paid the ultimate priceFrom the raucous streets of late sixteenth century London to the personal and political intrigues of Donne's family and public life from the horrors of the Reformation to the delight of Donne's poetry John Stubbs' book is a vivid dazzling biography of an extraordinary man as well as a compelling portrait of England at a time of bewildering transformation'Magnificentremarkable' Daily Telegraph'ImpressiveFluent assured and on fire with ideas and enthusiasm excels at providing Donne with a living context' Miranda Seymour Sunday TimesJohn Stubbs was born in 1977 and studied English at Oxford and Renaissance Literature at Cambridge where he completed a doctorate in 2005 Donne The Reformed Soul was published in 2006 and won the Glen Dimplex Irish Writers' Centre New Writer of the Year and a Royal Society of Literature Jerwood Award for non fiction It was shortlisted for the Costa Biography Award and longlisted for the Guardian First Book Award I'm studying Donne for my LT4 at A2 level and I found that this book is a comprehensive and detailed analysis of his life that avoids being too difficult to read I found it easy to pick up and drop whenever I fanciedMy only criticism would be that some of the interpretations of the poems are a little off the mark to what I would have considered and from a literary point of view it doesn't go into heaps of detail yet for a standard detail of Donne's life and poetry this is a good one to get

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Download Epub Ö Donne The Reformed Soul ☆ The Reformed Soul Õ john stubbs Ë [Epub] ➟ Donne: The Reformed Soul Author John Stubbs – Danpashley.co.uk John Stubbs's Donne the Reformed Soul brings one of Britain's most famous poets and famous periods in history to lifeJohnJohn Stubbs's Donne the Reformed Soul brings one of Britain's most famous poets and famous periods in history to lifeJohn Donne's life story is inextricably tied up with the fabric of a society in the throes of religious persecution His family had long been subject to the terror inflicted upon Catholics under the reign of Elizabeth I and while his brother languished in prison and his mother and uncles fled to exile in Europe Donne was consumed by the uestion of his own faith and by trying to figure out what it is that connects human beings and keeps them apartIn his biography of Donne John Stubbs chronicles not only a long and bitter sectarian conflict but also the love story of a young couple who broke the rules of their society and paid the ultimate priceFrom the raucous streets of late sixteenth century London to the personal and political intrigues of Donne's family and public life from the horrors of the Reformation to the delight of Donne's poetry John Stubbs' book is a vivid dazzling biography of an extraordinary man as well as a compelling portrait of England at a time of bewildering transformation'Magnificentremarkable' Daily Telegraph'ImpressiveFluent assured and on fire with ideas and enthusiasm excels at providing Donne with a living context' Miranda Seymour Sunday TimesJohn Stubbs was born in 1977 and studied English at Oxford and Renaissance Literature at Cambridge where he completed a doctorate in 2005 Donne The Reformed Soul was published in 2006 and won the Glen Dimplex Irish Writers' Centre New Writer of the Year and a Royal Society of Literature Jerwood Award for non fiction It was shortlisted for the Costa Biography Award and longlisted for the Guardian First Book Award Condition was mint except for a library date sheet that had been inserted but never usedThe text is brilliant as I expected a rattling good yarn that is also thoroughly scholarlyDelivery was perfectly efficient in packaging and punctualityMust rate as my best book bargain ever

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John Stubbs's Donne the Reformed Soul brings one of Britain's most famous poets and famous periods in history to lifeJohn Donne's life story is inextricably tied up with the fabric of a society in the throes of religious persecution His family had long been subject to the terror inflicted upon Catholics under the reign of Elizabeth I and while his brother languished in prison and his mother and uncles fled to exile in Europe Donne was consumed by the uestion of his own faith and by trying to figure out what it is that connects human beings and keeps them apartIn his biography of Donne John Stubbs chronicles not only a long and bitter sectarian conflict but also the love story of a young couple who broke the rules of their society and paid the ultimate priceFrom the raucous streets of late sixteenth century London to the personal and political intrigues of Donne's family and public life from the horrors of the Reformation to the delight of Donne's poetry John Stubbs' book is a vivid dazzling biography of an extraordinary man as well as a compelling portrait of England at a time of bewildering transformation'Magnificentremarkable' Daily Telegraph'ImpressiveFluent assured and on fire with ideas and enthusiasm excels at providing Donne with a living context' Miranda Seymour Sunday TimesJohn Stubbs was born in 1977 and studied English at Oxford and Renaissance Literature at Cambridge where he completed a doctorate in 2005 Donne The Reformed Soul was published in 2006 and won the Glen Dimplex Irish Writers' Centre New Writer of the Year and a Royal Society of Literature Jerwood Award for non fiction It was shortlisted for the Costa Biography Award and longlisted for the Guardian First Book Award This is a long book covering as it does the whole of Donne's life it is also a remarkable illumination of the turbulent times that Donne lived through As a bit of writing it is uite readable despite being long