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2 edition of Thomas Dryden Spratt"s recollections of his family. found in the catalog.

Thomas Dryden Spratt"s recollections of his family.

Spratt, Zack comp.

Thomas Dryden Spratt"s recollections of his family.

by Spratt, Zack comp.

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Published in [Washington? .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Spratt Family.,
  • Catawba Indians -- History.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCS71.C7663 1962
    The Physical Object
    Pagination74, [5], 29, 27 l.
    Number of Pages74
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5876852M
    LC Control Number63006485
    OCLC/WorldCa8938939

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Thomas Shadwell succeeded him as Poet Laureate, and he was forced to give up his public offices and live by the proceeds of his pen.

Dryden translated works by Horace, Juvenal, Ovid, Lucretius, and Theocritus, a task which he found far more satisfying than writing for the s: Mary Pickering, Erasmus Dryden, Jr. John Dryden's biography and life Dryden was an influential English poet, literary critic, translator, and playwright who dominated the literary life of Restoration England to such a point that the.

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. John Dryden (/ ˈ d r aɪ d ən /; 19 August [O.S. 9 August] – 12 May [O.S.

1 May] ) was an English poet, literary critic, translator, and playwright who was made England's first Poet Laureate in He is seen as dominating the literary life of Restoration England to such a point that the period came to be known in literary circles as the Age of : 19 AugustAldwincle.

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Dryden was inactive in Society affairs and in was expelled for non-payment of his dues. On 1 December Dryden married the royalist sister of Sir Robert Howard—Lady Elizabeth.

Dryden’s works occasionally contain outbursts against the married state but. Civil registration of marriages did not begin in Scotland beforeso there is no more information available. However, the census for Ancrum, Roxburghshire has a William Dryden age 30 living with his parents Thomas (age 65) and Elizabeth Dryden (age 60).

Thomas was a farmer and no occupation was listed for William.4/5(K). Bookplate of Thomas Lee Marshall to first pastedown. § First edition thus, with a "Life of Dryden" by Rev. John Mitford. The Aldine Poet Series was a 20 year project that involved printing new editions of classic British poets from Chaucer through to the 19th Century.

John Dryden () John Dryden was born into a Puritan attending Westminster School he took his Bachelor of Arts in Trinity College, Cambridge, in He moved to London and, thanks to his cousin’s mother, held a post inFile Size: KB. This volume celebrates the work of John Dryden and reassesses his position in the literary tradition three hundred years after his death.

Part 1, "The Court, the Town, and the Playhouse," features essays by Lawrence Manley, Harold Love, Howard Erskine-Hill, David Womersley, and Maximillian Novak that reconsider Dryden's interaction with the London of his day, and how that interaction shapes.

THE DRAMATIC WORKS OF JOHN DRYDEN EDITOR'S PREFACE. The best-edited book in the English language is, according to Southey, Wilkin's edition of Sir Thomas Browne. If Sir Walter Scott's "Dryden" cannot challenge this highest position, it certainly deserves the credit of being one of the best-edited books on a great scale in English, save in one.

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The family consisted of a stay at home mom, a father who was a finished carpenter and a. Erasmus Dryden was the son of Sir Erasmus Dryden, and was a justice of the peace under Cromwell. On both sides Dryden's family were of the Parliamentary party. He received his early education as a king's scholar at Westminster and while there his first published work appeared.

John Dryden, an English poet and dramatist who would dominate literary efforts of The Restoration, was born on Augin Aldwinkle, Northamptonshire, received a classical education at Westminster School and Trinity College, Cambridge, then moved to London in to commence his career as a professional writer.

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IV. Recollections of His Lost Bride. Hunt and Lee, comps. The Book of the Sonnet.No doubt about it; Dryden is your first stop for Restoration-y goodness. What the Beatles are to the British Invasion, Dryden is to Restoration Literature. Mac Flecknoe () Mac Flecknoe is a classic work of the Restoration period.

In it, Dryden makes fun of his literary rival: a poet by the name of Thomas Shadwell. The forty-nine recollections gathered in Thoreau in His Own Time demonstrate that it was those who knew him personally, rather than his contemporary literati, who most prized Thoreau’s message, but even those who disparaged him respected his unabashed example of an unconventional life.

Included are comments by Ralph Waldo Emerson—friend Author: Sandra Harbert Petrulionis.