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John Dryden (1631-1700)

John Dryden (1631-1700)

his politics, his plays, and his poets

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Published by University of Delaware Press ; Associated University Presses, Associated University Presses in Newark, DE, London .
Written in English


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Statementedited by Claude Rawson and Aaron Santesso.
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Pagination301 p. :
Number of Pages301
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Open LibraryOL22573904M
ISBN 100874138426

Mac Flecknoe By John Dryden About this Poet After John Donne and John Milton, John Dryden was the greatest English poet of the 17th century. After William Shakespeare and Ben Jonson, he was the greatest playwright. And he has no peer as a writer of prose, especially literary criticism, and as . After John Donne and John Milton, John Dryden was the greatest English poet of the 17th century. After William Shakespeare and Ben Jonson, he was the greatest playwright. And he has no peer as a writer of prose, especially literary criticism, and as a translator. Other figures, such as George Herbert or Andrew Marvell or William Wycherley or William Congreve, may figure more prominently in.

  All For Love. or, The World Well Lost. By. John Dryden. (2 Reviews) Free Download. Read Online. This book is available for free download in a number of formats - including epub, pdf, azw, mobi and more. You can also read the full text online using our ereader. More books by John Dryden. Discourses on Satire & Epic Poetry/5(2). John Dryden. London, New York, Published for the British Council and the National Book League by Longmans, Green, [] (OCoLC) Named Person: John Dryden; John Dryden; John Dryden: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Bonamy Dobrée.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Smith, David Nichol, John Dryden. Cambridge, University Press, (OCoLC) Named Person. John Dryden was born at the vicarage of Aldwinkle, Northamptonshire, on August 9, , son of Erasmus Dryden and Mary Pickering. His family were Parliamentary supporters with Puritan leanings. He attended Westminster School. as a king's scholar under Richard Busby and .


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John Dryden, –, English poet, dramatist, and critic, b. Northamptonshire, grad. Cambridge, He went to London about and first came to public notice with his Heroic Stanzas (), commemorating the death of Oliver Cromwell.

The following year, however, he celebrated the restoration of Charles II with Astraea Redux. In he was elected to the Royal Society, and in he.

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John Dryden's translation of Virgil's Ancient Roman epic "The Aeneid" is, after years, still entertaining and edifying. For students of Restoration/18th Century literature, it is a shining example of the major poetic tradition of the age, Neoclassicism.

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John Dryden called it an annus mirabulus, or miraculous year. Because "" was the number of the Beast, or Satan, in the Biblical Apocalypse of St. John, a variety of. All for Love or, The World Well Lost is John Dryden's adaptation of the tragedy of Antony and Cleopatra into a neo-classical quintet with supporting voices: After Cleopatra's desertion of Antony at the battle of Actium, not only his wife Octavia but also his general Ventidius and his friend Dolabella strive to win him over to their side.

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Cecilia's Day (Works, III), was commissioned by the Musical Society for performance at its annual tribute to sacred Fables included selections from Homer, Ovid, Boccaccio, and. Translated by John Dryden. The Aeneid has been divided into the following sections: Book I [77k] Book II [80k] Book III [69k] Book IV [74k] Book V [83k] Book VI [90k] Book VII [81k] Book VIII [72k] Book IX [81k] Book X [94k] Book XI [95k].

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ALL FOR LOVE is a tragedy by 17th century English playwright and poet John Dryden. His most performed work, ALL FOR LOVE is an acknowledged imitation of Shakespeare&#x;s ANTONY AND CLEOPATRA, but focuses on the last hours of Mark Antony and Cleopatra, the last queen of.

A great playwright, exceptional poet, fine translator, solid critic, and an excellent satirist, John Dryden wore many hats during his living. He was a legendary figure of the seventeenth century who ranks amongst the greatest English poets such as John Donne and John Milton and the greatest playwrights such as William Shakespeare and Ben Johnson.

The Aeneid By Virgil Written 19 B.C.E Translated by John Dryden: Table of Contents Book IV: But anxious cares already seiz'd the queen: She fed within her veins a flame unseen; The hero's valor, acts, and birth inspire Her soul with love, and fan the secret fire.

Absalom and Achitophel By John Dryden While at college he had written some not very successful verse. His Heroic Stanzas on the Death of Oliver Cromwell [] was his first considerable poem.

It was followed, inby Astræa Redux, in honour of the Restoration. The interval Brand: Balster Publishing.Above all "Dryden was, fundamentally, a dramatist, a writer who loved dialogue and impersonation, and delighted in giving voice to conflicting ideas Dryden's work exemplifies Eliot's argument that tradition—specifically, the literary heritage—is not static or constrictive; rather it is a dynamic resource" (Hammond, John Dryden, All for Love is a popular book by John Dryden.

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