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By John Dryden

ISBN-10: 178543862X

ISBN-13: 9781785438622

ISBN-10: 3849561496

ISBN-13: 9783849561499

John Dryden (9 August 1631 – 1 could 1700) (nicknamed Town-Bayes) was once an influential English poet, literary critic, translator, and playwright who ruled the literary lifetime of recovery England to this sort of aspect that the interval got here to be recognized in literary circles because the Age of Dryden. Walter Scott named him "Glorious John." He was once Poet Laureate in 1688.

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