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John Dryden, poet and dramatist

Ralph M. Zeuthen

John Dryden, poet and dramatist

by Ralph M. Zeuthen

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Published in [Minneapolis?] .
Written in English

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  • Dryden, John, 1631-1700 -- Criticism and interpretation.

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    Statementby Ralph M. Zeuthen.
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    LC ClassificationsPR3424 .Z4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[8] p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6381108M
    LC Control Number39000185
    OCLC/WorldCa30798168

    John Dryden was England's most outstanding and controversial writer for the last four decades of the seventeenth century. He dominated the literary world as a satirist, a skilled and versatile dramatist, a pioneer of literary criticism, a writer of religious poetry, and an eloquent translator from the great classical poets. John Dryden’s and Thomas Hobbes’ essays on dramatic and heroic poetry were crucial in defining, for the English public, the “new style” of English which Shakespeare “could not write.” Dryden’s Essay of Dramatic Poesy was very famous for its attack upon the blank verse—that is, metrical, but unrhymed verse—in which all of Shakespeare’s plays are written.

      About the author John Dryden () was an English poet, critic and dramatist, responsible for nearly 30 plays. He was noted both for his elegant comedies and . English dramatist & poet. Recommend to friends. Tweet. Add to favorites. Biography. Books by John Dryden. All Books. Online books. Search. A Song For St. Cecilia's Day. POETRY Read online; If you'd like to read a specific John Dryden book which we're missing on Read Print, do let us know. Quotes by John Dryden. Better shun the bait, than.

    John Dryden, Poet Laureate and dramatist, is buried in Poets' Corner in Westminster Abbey. His monument, just outside St Benedict's chapel, now consists of a white marble bust by sculptor Peter Scheemakers on a floor-standing base. The Latin inscription can be translated: J DRYDEN Born Died May 1 and on the base. Among the highlights of work included in this volume are two books of collected lecture series, The Use of Poetry and the Use of Criticism and John Dryden: The Poet, The Dramatist, The Critic; two pamphlets, Thoughts after Lambeth and Charles Whibley; and substantial essays on seventeenth-century drama, “Cyril Tourneur,” “Thomas Heywood.


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