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  • John Donne is known as the pioneer of the Meta physical poetry.
    but, he is not called the saint of the meta physical poetry although he wrote some divine poems.
    What could have been the probable reason ?
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01 john donne

  1. 1. Paper -1 Renaissance Literature.  Prepared by : Ankita Makwana M. Topic : John Donne as a Metaphysical Poet.  Roll No :2.  Year :2013-14.  Semester : 1.  Submitted to:Department of English.  
  2. 2. Born : between 24 January and 19 June , 1572. Birth Place : London , England. Died:31 March 1631 (aged 59) London, England. Occupation : Poet, Priest , etc… Nationality : English. Genres :Satire , Love Poetry,  elegy. Subjects :Love , sexuality, Religion , death.
  3. 3. What is meant by Metaphysical Poetry?
  4. 4.      John Donne George Herbert Abraham Cowley Henry Vaughan Andrew Marvell
  5. 5. •As a creative metahpysical poet. •His poetry indicates its vibrancy. •He wrote secular & love poems. •He is famous for his mastery of metaphysical conceits
  6. 6.      Death be not Proud Sweetest Love The Dream The Flea The Ecstasy
  7. 7.  Metaphysical Poem.  This poem written by John Donne.  The theme of this poem is Death.  Here the poet described fear of the death.  Rhyme scheme: ABBAABBACDCDEE.
  8. 8. Thank You…

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