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Dryden, poetry, prose and plays

John Dryden

Dryden, poetry, prose and plays

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Published by Harvard University Press in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


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Includes biographical table and index of first lines.

Statementselected by Douglas Grant.
SeriesThe Reynard library
ContributionsGrant, Douglas.
The Physical Object
Pagination896 p.
Number of Pages896
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15370774M


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"A Parallel of Poetry and Painting" from De Arte Graphica - GB Preface to Fables Ancient and Modern - VT. Poetry. Dryden Stanzas on the Death of Oliver Cromwell () from Three Poems Upon the Death of his Late Highnesse Oliver, Lord Protector, &c.

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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 prose and plays book playwright. And he has no peer as a writer of prose, especially literary criticism, and as a translator.

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Genre/Form: Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Dryden, John, Poetry, prose and plays.

Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 21 cm. Contents: Poetry: Annus mirabilis: the year of wonders; --Absolom and Achitophel --The medall --Mac Flecknoe --The second part of Absalom and Achitophel --Religio laici --The hind and the panther --To Dr.

Charleton --To Mr. Congreve --To Sir Godfrey Kneller --To John Driden --To the memory of Mr. Oldham --A translation of Horace, Lib. Poetry, prose and plays by John Dryden, edition, in English - Selected by Douglas : John Dryden. John Dryden, (born August 9 [Aug New Style],Aldwinkle, Northamptonshire, England—died May 1 [May 12],London), English poet, dramatist, and literary critic who so dominated the literary scene of his day that it came to be known as the Age of Dryden.

Youth and education. The son of a country gentleman, Dryden grew up in the country. Home › Drama Criticism › Analysis of John Dryden’s Plays. Analysis of John Dryden’s Plays By Nasrullah Mambrol on • (0).

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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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English literature - English literature - Elizabethan poetry and prose: English poetry and prose burst into sudden glory in the late s. A decisive shift of taste toward a fluent artistry self-consciously displaying its own grace and sophistication was announced in the works of Spenser and Sidney.

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Douglas Grant (Reynard Library edition: Hart-Davis, ). PR G7 ROBA. The base text is in John Dryden's Examen Poeticum (London: J. Tonson, ). hob Fisher Rare Book Library (Toronto). John Dryden (Aug - ) was an influential English poet, literary critic and playwright, who dominated the literary life of Restoration England to such a point that the period came to be known in literary circles as the Age of Dryden.

The Works of John Dryden, Volume XX: Prose De Arte Graphica and Shorter Works by John Dryden (Author), George R. Guffey (Editor), Alan Roper (Editor), Vinton A.

Dearing (Editor) May 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. Many other volumes of prose, poetry, and plays are available in the California Edition of The Works of John Dryden. About the Author Volume XX has been edited by A. Wallace Maurer, Professor of English at Ohio State University; its text has been established by George R.

Guffey, Professor of English at the University of California, Los Angeles. Restoration Plays: The Rehearsal/ The Country Wife/ The Man of Mode/ All For Love/ Venice Preserved/ The Relapse/ The Way of the World/ The Beaux' Stratagem by Villiers, George; Wyncherly, William; Dryden, John; Etherege, George; Vanbrugh, John; Ottway, Thomas; Congreve, William; Farquhar, George and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at This copy of Dr.

Johnson: Prose and Poetry edited by Mona Wilson was published in The initial publication of this title was This is the Harvard University Press version, which may have been printed much later than the British Rupert Hart-Davis copies.

Dryden's discourses upon Satire and Epic Poetry belong to the latter years of his life, and represent maturer thought than is to be found in his "Essay of Dramatic Poesie." That essay, published indraws its chief interest from the time when it was written.

In his prefaces and other prose works, Dryden commented at some length on the various types of plays, seeking to define and to clarify the dramatic forms in which he wrote. Unlock This Study Guide Now. Start your hour free trial to unlock this The Poetry of Dryden study guide and get instant access to the following.

Critical Essays; You'll also get access to more. The below collection of John Dryden’s most famous quotes have been excerpted from his writings, poems, satires, essays, plays, prose and thoughts. This collection of quotes by John Dryden is the easiest way to know his level of wisdom and his perspective of life.

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The commentary in this volume supplies biographical and bibliographical contexts for these pieces and draws attention to the views on history and historians, poetry and painting, Virgil and translation, which Dryden expresses in them.

Many other volumes of prose, poetry, and plays are available in the California Edition of The Works of John : John Dryden, A.E. Wallace Maurer, George R. Guffey, Alan Roper, Vinton A. Dearing. On cover: Dryden; poetry, drama, and prose. EMBED (for hosted blogs and item tags)Pages: The Works of John Dryden, Vol.

Prose –; An Essay of Dramatick Poesie and Shorter Works Eds Samuel Holt Monk, A. Wallace Maurer, and Vinton A. Dearing () The Works of John Dryden, Vol. 4: Poems – Poem Hunter all poems of by John Dryden poems.

poems of John Dryden. Phenomenal Woman, Still I Rise, The Road Not Taken, If You Forget Me, Dreams. 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. John Dryden’s “Mac Flecknoe” or “A satyr upon the True-Blew-Protestant Poet, T.S” is a poem in the mock-heroic tradition.

Written in about“Mac Flecknoe” is the outcome of a series of disagreements between Thomas Shadwell and Dryden. Charles II may have been King of England, but John Dryden was King of Restoration literature.

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Essay of Dramatic Poesie is a work by John Dryden, England's first Poet Laureate, in which Dryden attempts to justify drama as a legitimate form of "poetry" comparable to the epic, as well as defend English drama against that of the ancients and the French. The Essay was probably written during the plague year ofand first published in In presenting his argument, Dryden takes up Operas: The State of Innocence (), Albion and.

The commentary in this volume supplies biographical and bibliographical contexts for these pieces and draws attention to the views on history and historians, poetry and painting, Virgil and translation, which Dryden expresses in them.

Many other volumes of prose, poetry, and plays are available in the California Edition of The Works of John Dryden. His work includes political poems, satire, religious apologias, translations, critical essays and plays.

This authoritative edition brings together a unique combination of Dryden's poetry and prose--all the major poems in full, literary criticism, and translations--to give the essence of his work and thinking. An Essay of Dramatic Poesy gives an explicit account of neo-classical theory of art in general.

Dryden is a neoclassic critic, and as such he deals in his criticism with issues of form and morality in drama.

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