Donne: The Reformed Soul (John Stubbs)

Donne: The Reformed Soul (John Stubbs) lands on the shelves of my shop, where it will be found in my Biography shelves. priced at £6.50! Call in and get 40% OFF that price when you mention this post…

London: Viking, 2006, Hardback in dust wrapper.

2nd impression, first edition 2006. Contains: Further reading list;

From the cover: His greatest ancestor was Englands most famous martyr. His uncles were Jesuit missionaries. His mother went into exile for her familys beliefs, and his brother was imprisoned for concealing a priest from government agents. John Donne too was expected to play his part in preserving the Roman Church from being exterminated by Elizabeths Protestant regime. Yet the savagery of the religious conflict and the pain of personal loss made Donne ask if sectarian differences were really worth dying for. Instea…

Very Good in Very Good Dust Wrapper.

Black boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [XXVI] 565 pages. Index. 9½” x 6¼”.

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