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Dryden, John 1631-1700

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Works: 5,038 works in 19,509 publications in 5 languages and 317,868 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Poetry  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Drama  Music  Legends  Epic poetry, Latin  Musical settings  Dictionaries 
Subject Headings: Poets, English--Early modern 
Roles: Author, Translator, Librettist, Editor, Lyricist, Other, Creator, Author of introduction, Bibliographic antecedent, Adapter, Contributor, Honoree, Annotator, tra
Classifications: PA6807.A5, 873.01
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Most widely held works about John Dryden
 
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The lives of the noble Grecians and Romans by Plutarch( Book )

93 editions published between 1859 and 2015 in English and held by 4,703 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

50 biographies. Includes material on Theseus, Romulus and Remus, Lycurgus, Solon, Pericles, Albiciades, Coriolanus, Cato, Alexander the Great, Julius Caesar, the Gracchi, Demosthenes, Cicero, Marc Antony, and Marcus Brutus
All for love by John Dryden( Book )

242 editions published between 1675 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Adaptation of Shakespeare's Anthony and Cleopatra
The Aeneid by Virgil( Book )

102 editions published between 1697 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virgil, a Roman poet of the first century B.C., chose the epic form of the Greek master, Homer, to embody his tale of the wanderings and adventures of Aeneas. Aeneas, who appears as a minor character, a Trojan prince & an enemy of the Greek heroes, in the Iliad, here occupies center stage
Plutarch's Lives by Alan Wardman( Book )

63 editions published between 1902 and 2004 in English and held by 1,842 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This selection from Parallel Lives represents the best examples from the founder of an important vein of biographical writing: rather than attempt an historical account of a life, Plutarch aims to edify his readers by encouraging emulation of the best noble deeds and character traits of his subjects
The poems of John Dryden by John Dryden( Book )

119 editions published between 1790 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,526 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Egne digte og oversættelser af klassiske digterværker
The poetical works of John Dryden by John Dryden( Book )

194 editions published between 1784 and 2015 in English and held by 1,440 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Indian emperour, or, The conquest of Mexico by the Spaniards : being the sequel of The Indian queen by John Dryden( Book )

138 editions published between 1667 and 2005 in English and held by 1,394 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 11778137. (stc) Wing D2288. (stc) Macdonald, H. John Dryden 69a. (vid) 48954. (DLPS) A36631.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A36631.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Montezuma -- II, -- Emperor of Mexico, -- ca. 1480-1520 -- Drama. Howard, Robert, 1626-1698
John Dryden by John Dryden( Book )

42 editions published between 1925 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,337 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bloemlezing uit de poëzie van de Engelse schrijver, aangevuld met enkele literaire essays
Ode for St. Cecilia's Day by George Frideric Handel( Recording )

45 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,267 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From harmony, from heav'nly harmony: Ode for Saint Cecilia's Day for soloists, chorus, orchestra and continuo, HWV 76. Text: John Dryden
The works of John Dryden by John Dryden( Book )

24 editions published between 1956 and 2000 in English and held by 1,234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Indian queen by Henry Purcell( )

31 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,176 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Indian Queen: Semi-Opera in Five Acts, Z 630. Libretto: John Dryden and Robert Howard
Poetry, prose and plays by John Dryden( Book )

28 editions published between 1951 and 1968 in English and held by 1,175 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plutarch's lives by Plutarch( Book )

112 editions published between 1683 and 1924 in English and held by 1,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plutarch's Lives, written at the beginning of the second century A.D., is a brilliant social history of the ancient world by one of the greatest biographers and moralists of all time. In what is by far his most famous and influential work, Plutarch reveals the character and personality of his subjects and how they led ultimately to tragedy or victory
Absalom and Achitophel : a poem by John Dryden( Book )

121 editions published between 1681 and 1983 in English and held by 1,099 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of dramatick poesie: an essay with Sir Robert Howard's preface to The great favourite and Dryden's Defence of an essay by John Dryden( Book )

92 editions published between 1668 and 2010 in English and held by 1,072 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First edition. Caption title: An essay of dramatick poesie. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 11774848. (stc) Wing D2327. (stc) Macdonald, H. John Dryden 127a. (vid) 48941. (DLPS) A36661.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A36661.0001.001. http://quod.lib.umich.edu/t/text/accesspolicy.html. This keyboarded and encoded edition of the work described above is co-owned by the institutions providing financial support to the Early English Books Online Text Creation Partnership. Searching, reading, printing, or downloading EEBO-TCP texts is reserved for the authorized users of these project partner institutions. Permission must be granted for subsequent distribution, in print or electronically, of this text, in whole or in part. Please contact project staff at eebotcp-info@umich.edu for further information or permissions. Drama -- Technique
The state of innocence, and fall of man : an opera, written in heroick verse, and dedicated to Her Royal Highness, the Dutchess by John Dryden( Book )

66 editions published between 1677 and 1995 in English and held by 951 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hand-printed copy, ruled in red ink around text of Dryden's State of innocence with additions on the fly-leaves. Additions have caption titles: p. [1]. Upon a lady that spends all her time in adoring altar pieces and ministering to ye sick. An emblem (A bee) -- p. [2]. Mrs. Cooper in imitation of ye Rev'd. Mr. Lemotte on Mrs. Creed of Barnswell -- p. [3]. Mrs. Cooper's apology to Lemotte for her imitating him upon the bee -- [p. 4]. To the pious memory of Mrs. Jemima Creed; inscribed to Mrs. Elizabeth Creed of Oundle, Northamptonshire -- p. [2, 2nd set]. An hymn [followed by 1 line of music]. The hymn on the back fly-leaf is in a different hand from the poems on the front leaves
Troilus and Cressida, or, Truth found too late : a tragedy, as it is acted at the Dukes Theatre : to which is prefix'd, a preface containing the grounds of criticism in tragedy by John Dryden( Book )

72 editions published between 1679 and 2005 in English and Undetermined and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fables ancient and modern : translated into verse, from Homer, Ovid, Boccace, and Chaucer: with original poems. By Mr. Dryden by John Dryden( Book )

98 editions published between 1700 and 1774 in English and held by 319 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Prose, 1668-1691. An Essay of dramatick poesie and shorter works by John Dryden( Book )

5 editions published in 1971 in English and German and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The critical opinions of John Dryden; a dictionary by John M Aden( Book )

5 editions published between 1963 and 1967 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The works of John Dryden
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Absalom & Achitophel, Author of 1631-1700

Absalom and Achitophel, Author of 1631-1700

Author of Absalom & Achitopel 1631-1700

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John Dryden poeta, drammaturgo e critico letterario inglese

John Dryden poeta i dramatopisarz angielski

John Dryden poète et un dramaturge anglais

Person of quality 1631-1700

Джон Драйден английский поэт, драматург, критик, баснописец

Джон Драйдън

Джон Драйдэн

Драйден, Джон 1631-1700

Драјден, Џон 1631-1700

Џон Драјден

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ג'ון דריידן

ג'ון דריידן סופר בריטי

דרידן, ג'ון 1631-1700

جان درایدن

جان ڈرائیڈن

جون درايدن

جون درايدن، 1631-1700

جۆن درایدن

دريدن، جون

دريدن، جون، 1631-1700

जॉन ड्राइडेन

জন ড্রাইডেন

ਜਾਨ ਡਰਾਈਡਨ

ಜಾನ್ ಡ್ರೈಡನ್

ജോൺ ഡ്രൈഡൻ

드라이든, 존 1631-1700

존 드라이든

ジョン・ドライデン

ドライデン

ドライデン, ジョン

约翰·德莱顿

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All for loveThe AeneidPlutarch's LivesThe poems of John DrydenJohn DrydenThe works of John DrydenOf dramatick poesie: an essay with Sir Robert Howard's preface to The great favourite and Dryden's Defence of an essayProse, 1668-1691. An Essay of dramatick poesie and shorter works