Big news! LibraryThing is now free to all! Read the blog post and discuss the change on Talk.
This site uses cookies to deliver our services, improve performance, for analytics, and (if not signed in) for advertising. By using LibraryThing you acknowledge that you have read and understand our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy. Your use of the site and services is subject to these policies and terms.
Author photo. John Donne, late 17th century copy of a 1616 work by Isaac Oliver (died 1622)

John Donne, late 17th century copy of a 1616 work by Isaac Oliver (died 1622)

John Donne (1) [1572–1631]

This page covers the author of The Complete English Poems.

For other authors named John Donne, see the disambiguation page.

MembersReviewsPopularityRatingFavorited   Events   
8,298 (11,963)812,176 (4.18)180

Top members (works)

Member favorites

No events listed. (add an event)
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Canonical name
Legal name
Other names
Date of birth
Date of death
Burial location
Country (for map)
Place of death
Cause of death
Places of residence
Awards and honors
Short biography
The first biography, Izaak Walton's Life of Donne, is available at http://anglicanhistory.org/walton/don... Poems and other works by Donne can be found at http://www.luminarium.org/sevenlit/do... Recent novels written about John Donne include Mary Novik's Conceit, http://www.marynovik.com

Member ratings

Average: (4.18)
0.5 2
1 10
1.5 2
2 31
2.5 6
3 119
3.5 25
4 372
4.5 44
5 410

Author pictures (2)


(see all 2 author pictures)

Improve this author

Combine/separate works

Author division

"John Donne" is composed of at least 1 distinct authors, divided by their works. You can edit the division.

Name disambiguation

Go to the disambiguation page to edit author name combination and separation.


John Donne is composed of 2 names. You can examine and separate out names.

Combine with…


About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 146,507,481 books! | Top bar: Always visible