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The sources of John Dryden"s comedies.

Ned Bliss Allen

The sources of John Dryden"s comedies.

by Ned Bliss Allen

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Published by Gordian Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dryden, John, 1631-1700 -- Sources,
  • Dryden, John, 1631-1700 -- Comedies,
  • English drama (Comedy) -- Sources

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesUniversity of Michigan publications. Language and literature, v. 16
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3426 .A6 1967
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 298 p.
    Number of Pages298
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5543626M
    LC Control Number67021718

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    John Dryden's Works: Astraea Redux, The Wild Gallant (comedy), The Indian Emperour (tragedy), Annus Mirabilis (poem), The Enchanted Island (comedy), , an adaptation with William D'Avenant of Shakespeare's The Tempest Secret Love, or The Maiden Queen, An Essay of Dramatick Poesie, From John Dryden by Bonamy Dobrée (). The heroic drama of the Restoration period is glorious extravaganza written for a special audience: to enjoy it today — and this is true to a lesser extent of the comedies — is perhaps to indulge an acquired vice.


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The Sources of John Dryden's Comedies Paperback – Octo by Ned Bliss Allen (Author)Cited by: 4. Few writers have had so much critical work devoted to them as has John Dryden. His poetry and essays were early studied, their sources noted and discussed, the rhyme and the meter of the one and the literary style of the other written on exhaustively.

His heroic plays and tragedies have been only slightly less thoroughly treated. Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Allen, Ned Bliss, Sources of John Dryden's comedies. Ann Arbor, University of Michigan Press, Genre/Form: Sources: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Allen, Ned Bliss, Sources of John Dryden's comedies.

New York, Gordian Press, The Works of John Dryden, Volume XVI: Plays: King Arthur, Cleomenes, Love Triumphant, and The Secular Masque and Other Contributions to The Pilgrim.2/5(1).

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. Oliver, Lord Protector, &c. by Dryden, Waller, and Sprat. and Chaucer, as well as original poems by Dryden himself.) Complete Facsimile of the Ed.

Complete Facsimile of. John Dryden, (), English poet, literary critic, dramatist and leader in Restoration comedy wrote the comedic play Marriage A-la-Mode (), and the tragedy All for Love (). John Dryden was born in Aldwinkle, Northamptonshire, England, the eldest of fourteen children of Erasmus Dryden (c–) and Mary Pickering (d.

Introducing John Dryden the Dramatic. Margaret Anne Doody. Teaching Marriage à-la-Mode in a Course on Restoration Comedy. Will Pritchard. Teaching Dryden’s Heroic Plays. Daniel Gustafson and Elliott Visconsi. Teaching the Passions in All for Love. Blair Hoxby.

Multimedia Dryden: All for Love and a Performative Baroque Aesthetic. Dianne Dugaw. John Dryden (), the great representative figure in the literature of the latter part of the seventeenth century, exemplifies in his work most of the main tendencies of the time.

He came into notice with a poem on the death of Cromwell inand two years later was composing couplets expressing his loyalty to the returned king.

John Dryden. 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. 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. John Dryden was a prolific playwright, creating heroic plays, political plays, operas, heroic tragedies, comedies, and tragicomedies; however, he is best remembered for his poetry and criticism, as many of his plays did not stand the test of time.

Marriage à la Mode. Dryden’s best comedy is generally considered to be Marriage à la Mode. During the s and s, theatrical writing was his main source of income. He led the way in Restoration comedy, his best-known work being Marriage à la Mode (), as well as heroic tragedy and regular tragedy, in which his greatest success was All for Love ().Born: 19 AugustAldwincle.

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.

John Dryden was born August 19 (New Style),probably in the rectory of his maternal grandfather, in Aldwinckle, Northamptonshire. His mother was Mary Pickering, the niece of.

The “Mr. Oldham” of the title refers to John Oldham, a 17th-century satirist whom Dryden greatly admired and who died in at the age of thirty. Published the following year, “To the Memory of Mr.

Oldham” is both a tribute to a talent gone too soon and a showcase for Dryden’s own skills as a poet. William Congreve is a super-important playwright of the Restoration period, and a disciple of John Dryden's. He is known for his comedies, which catered to the tastes of the time: bawdy and full of sexual innuendo.

Hmm. That sounds kind of like comedy today. Maybe some comedy themes are timeless. Congreve's popularity didn't last long, however. John Dryden is rightly considered as “the father of English Criticism”. He was the first to teach the English people to determine the merit of composition upon principles.

With Dryden, a new era of criticism began. Before, Dryden, there were only occasional utterances on the critical art. (E.g. Ben Jonson andFile Size: KB. John Dryden has books on Goodreads with ratings. John Dryden’s most popular book is All for Love.

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.

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