John donne (1572 -1631) was an english poet whose experience as a cleric in the church of england often influenced his poetry donne wrote “death be not.
“death be not proud” by john donne death the official name of this poem is “divine sonnet x,” although is it death that he is not powerful or to be feared.
Norton critical editions “donald dickson's john donne's poetry is the best text of donne now available best criticism and interpretation of donne's writing: “ donne and metaphysical poetry” includes “death, be not proud” holy sonnet 7. John donne was one of the leading metaphysical poets of the renaissance, is donne the nation's favourite poet find out here death, be not proud,. In literature, apostrophe is a figure of speech sometimes represented by an exclamation, such as “oh” a example #4: death be not proud (by john donne.
Death, be not proud, though some have called thee mighty and dreadful, for thou art not so for those whom thou think'st thou dost overthrow, die not, poor.
'death be not proud' by john gunther tells the story of his son's the book's title comes from a sonnet by metaphysical poet john donne.