The Works of John Dryden, (Volume 9); Now First Collected in Eighteen Vols
by John Dryden
ISBN 0217136621 (0-217-13662-1)
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Book summary: Book may have numerous typos, missing text, images, or index. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. 1808. Excerpt: ... Correspondence of Dryden with Mrs Elizabeth Thomas, junior, xviii, 164, 167, 173 Court of Requests, a scene of political intrigue, x, 348 Covenant in England, and League in France, parallel between, i, 281 Coventry, Sir John, assault on, ix, 258 Cowardice of the Earl of Rochester, xv, 215 Cowley, the most ingenious poet of the metaphysical class, i, 15 character of Cromwell by, ix, 4 imitation of, ib. 191 and Denham's manner of Prose translation, xii, 14 translation of Pindar by, ib. 15 Cranmer, George, account of, x. 26 Creech, Thomas, account of, xii, 277 Dryden's conduct with regard to, censured, viii, 200 justified, ib. 202 Dedication of to Horace, extract from, ib. 220 Life of Cleomenes by, ib. 207 Verses by on Religio Laici, x, 36 Note and Letter on a passage in Translation of Lucretius by, xviii, 94 Cressy, Hugh Paulin, account of, x, 21 Critical history of the Old Testament, translator of, x, 32 Criticism, in tragedy, grounds of, vi, 243 specimen of Milbourne's on Dryden's Virgil, i, 397 Critics censured by Dryden, xii, 49 French better than the English, xiv. 159 Cromwell, Oliver, character of by Cowley, ix, 4 heroic stanzas to the memory of, ib. 8 Sprat's verses to the memory of, ib. 5 dissolution of the Parliament by, ib, 45 conduct of to Scotland, ib, 19 storm at the death of, ib, 23 Shaftesbury's situation during the usur- pation of, ib, 445 death of, Dryden's first theme, i, 38 Cruel doctrine of English lawyers, xv, 297 Cruelties of the Dutch to the English merchants, or Amboyna, a tragedy, v, 1 Curious combat, xi, 283 Custom at the birth of children, xiii, 389 Cymon and Iphigenia, xi, 454 remarks on, ib. 452 idea of borrowed from Theocritus, ib. 452 D. Dacier's character of the Satires of Horace, vol. xiii, p. 77 Danby, Earl of, epistle dedicatory to, v, 296 account of...
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