The writings in this second volume on Donne cover the years between 1873 and 1923. The collection includes commentary and criticism from Henry Morley, Edmund Gosse, W.F. Collier, Rudyard Kipling, Charles Eliot Norton, Henry Augistin Beers, Thomas Hardy, W.B. Yeats, Ezra Pound, T.S. Eliot, and many others. Together these works record the evolution of critical views on Donne from nineteenth century onwards, and his growing importance in the twentieth-century literary canon.