John Donne Life and Works BA English

John Donne was born in Bread Street, London, in 1572 to a prosperous Roman Catholic family, a dangerous thing when anti-Catholic sentiment was rife in England. His father, John Donne, was an ironmonger and citizen of London. and citizen of London. Donne‚Äôs father died suddenly in 1576 and left the three children to be raised … Read more