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The Resource Essays of John Dryden, Selected and ed. by W.P. Ker

Essays of John Dryden, Selected and ed. by W.P. Ker

Label
Essays of John Dryden
Title
Essays of John Dryden
Statement of responsibility
Selected and ed. by W.P. Ker
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1631-1700
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Dryden, John
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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1855-1923
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Ker, W. P.
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  • Chaucer, Geoffrey
  • Virgil
  • Criticism
  • Poetry
  • Drama
  • Epic poetry
  • Satire
  • Tragedy
Label
Essays of John Dryden, Selected and ed. by W.P. Ker
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Collection of Dryden's principal essays on literary subjects, with a short commentary, and an introduction intended to explain his position as a critic"--Pref
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v.1. Introdcution. List of Dryden's works. Epistle dedicatory of the Rival ladies. Preface to Annus mirabillis. Of dramatic poesy, an essay. Prologue to Secret love or the Maiden queen. Defence of an Essay of dramatic poesy. Preface to An evening's love. Of heroic plays, an essay. Epilogue to the second part of the Conquest of Granada. Defence of the epilogue. The author's apology for heroic poetry and poetic license. Preface to All for love. Preface to Troilus and Cressida, containing the grounds of criticism in tragedy. Preface to Ovid's Epistles. Dedication of the Spanish friar. Preface to Sylvæ (The second miscellany) Preface to Albion and Albanus. Notes.--v.2. Dedication of Examen poeticum. A discourse concerning the original and progress of satire. A parallel of poetry and painting. Dedication of the Æneis. Translation of Virgil : postscript. Preface to the Fables. Notes. Appendix A (A short history of criticism, by the translation of St. Evremond) Appenidx B (Authorities, critical and historical) Index
Control code
2834862
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Lccn
01021885
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1028347
Label
Essays of John Dryden, Selected and ed. by W.P. Ker
Publication
Note
"Collection of Dryden's principal essays on literary subjects, with a short commentary, and an introduction intended to explain his position as a critic"--Pref
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
v.1. Introdcution. List of Dryden's works. Epistle dedicatory of the Rival ladies. Preface to Annus mirabillis. Of dramatic poesy, an essay. Prologue to Secret love or the Maiden queen. Defence of an Essay of dramatic poesy. Preface to An evening's love. Of heroic plays, an essay. Epilogue to the second part of the Conquest of Granada. Defence of the epilogue. The author's apology for heroic poetry and poetic license. Preface to All for love. Preface to Troilus and Cressida, containing the grounds of criticism in tragedy. Preface to Ovid's Epistles. Dedication of the Spanish friar. Preface to Sylvæ (The second miscellany) Preface to Albion and Albanus. Notes.--v.2. Dedication of Examen poeticum. A discourse concerning the original and progress of satire. A parallel of poetry and painting. Dedication of the Æneis. Translation of Virgil : postscript. Preface to the Fables. Notes. Appendix A (A short history of criticism, by the translation of St. Evremond) Appenidx B (Authorities, critical and historical) Index
Control code
2834862
Dimensions
20 cm
Extent
2 volumes
Lccn
01021885
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(WaOLN)1028347

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