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  • ISBN 0713517263
  • ISBN13 978-0713517262
  • Language English
  • Author Earl Miner
  • Publisher HarperCollins Distribution Services (November 15, 1972)
  • Pages 390
  • Formats lit lrf txt mobi
  • Category Fiction
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Writers and Their Background : John Dryden. Literary Transmission and Authority: Dryden and Other Writers (Cambridge Studies in Eighteenth-Century English Literature and Thought).

After John Donne and John Milton, John Dryden was the greatest English . People-especially young people-change their opinions all the time, so we should feel no compulsion to make Dryden consistent.

After John Donne and John Milton, John Dryden was the greatest English poet of the 17th century. 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 anthologies and literary histories, but Dryden’s sustained output in both poetry and drama ranks him higher.

John Dryden: England’s Controversial and Exceptional Genius John Dryden was England’s most outstanding and controversial writer for the later part of the seventeenth century . Writers and their Background. Ohio: Ohio University Press, 1972.

John Dryden: England’s Controversial and Exceptional Genius John Dryden was England’s most outstanding and controversial writer for the later part of the seventeenth century, dominating the literary world as a skilled and versatile dramatist, a pioneer of literary criticism, and a respected writer of the Restoration period. With Dryden’s great literary and critical influence on the English society during the Restoration period he has made a name for himself, which will be studied and honored for years to come. John Dryden was born in Northamptonshire, in 1631.

John Dryden, English poet, dramatist, and . Thereafter, Dryden’s ambitions and fortunes as a writer were shaped by his relationship with the monarchy. In this work Dryden was once again gilding the royal image and reinforcing the concept of a loyal nation united under the best of kings.

John Dryden, 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. Besides being the greatest English poet of the later 17th century, he wrote almost 30 tragedies, comedies, and dramatic operas. On December 1, 1663, he married Elizabeth Howard, the youngest daughter of Thomas Howard, 1st earl of Berkshire. In due course she bore him three sons.

Earl Roy Miner (February 21, 1927 – April 17, 2004) was a professor at Princeton University, and a noted scholar of Japanese literature and especially Japanese . He was a major critical authority on John Dryden.

He was a major critical authority on John Dryden.

Literary Transmission and Authority: Dryden and Other Writers (Cambridge Studies in Eighteenth-Century English Literature and Thought). Earl Miner, Jennifer Brady. Download (pdf, . 4 Mb) Donate Read.

John Dryden was the greatest literary poet, critic and playwright of the Restoration Period. A great playwright, exceptional poet, fine translator, solid critic, and an excellent satirist, John Dryden wore many hats during his living

John Dryden was the greatest literary poet, critic and playwright of the Restoration Period. Read this biography to know about his life, career, works and timeline. 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. As far as prose, literary criticism and translation are concerned, he had no peers who matched his capability and competence.

John Dryden facts: The English author John Dryden (1631-1700) is best known as a poet and critic. He also wrote almost 30 plays and was one of the great dramatists of his time. John Dryden was born on Aug. 9, 1631, in Aldwinckle, Northamptonshire, in the parsonage of All Saints Church, where his maternal grandfather was rector. His family were supporters of Oliver Cromwell and comfortably situated.