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Dryden, John 1631-1700

Overview
Works: 5,114 works in 19,705 publications in 5 languages and 321,259 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Drama  Music  Epic poetry, Latin  Legends  Musical settings  Epic poetry 
Subject Headings: Poets, English--Early modern 
Roles: Author, Translator, Librettist, Lyricist, Editor, 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 )

58 editions published between 1859 and 2015 in English and held by 2,760 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 )

241 editions published between 1675 and 2016 in 4 languages and held by 2,487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

73 editions published between 1697 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,293 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The Aeneid is a Latin epic poem, written by Virgil between 29 and 19 BC, that tells the legendary story of Aeneas, a Trojan who travelled to Italy, where he became the ancestor of the Romans."--Back cover
The lives of the noble Grecians and Romans by Plutarch( Book )

41 editions published between 1952 and 1996 in English and held by 1,920 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Virgil's Æneid by Virgil( Book )

81 editions published between 1779 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,786 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
Ode for St. Cecilia's Day by George Frideric Handel( )

48 editions published between 1951 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,510 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
Plutarch's lives of Themistocles, Pericles, Aristides, Alcibiades, and Coriolanus, Demosthenes, and Cicero, Cæsar and Antony by Plutarch( Book )

41 editions published between 1909 and 2004 in English and held by 1,466 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 poetical works of John Dryden by John Dryden( Book )

198 editions published between 1784 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,431 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 1,396 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
Restoration Plays by Brice Harris( Book )

14 editions published between 1932 and 1994 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,386 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents eight celebrated dramatic works: The Rehearsal, The Country Wife, The Man of Mode, All for Love, Venice Preserved, The Relapse, The Way of the World, and The Beaux' Strategem
The poems of John Dryden by John Dryden( Book )

104 editions published between 1790 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,305 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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

24 editions published between 1956 and 2000 in English and held by 1,227 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Indian queen by Henry Purcell( )

31 editions published between 1966 and 2015 in English and Spanish and held by 1,197 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 1,168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Plutarch's lives by Plutarch( Book )

118 editions published between 1683 and 1924 in English and held by 1,166 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 1,091 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 )

94 editions published between 1668 and 2010 in English and held by 1,074 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
Secret-love, or, The maiden-queen : as it is acted by His Majesties servants, at the Theater-Royal by John Dryden( Book )

80 editions published between 1668 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 835 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

First edition. Reproduction of original in Huntington Library. (marc) 11774749. (stc) Wing D2353. (stc) Macdonald, H. John Dryden 70a. (vid) 48934. (DLPS) A36681.0001.001. http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A36681.0001.001. 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
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 328 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

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

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John Dryden poeta, drammaturgo e critico letterario inglese

John Dryden poeta i dramatopisarz angielski

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Person of quality 1631-1700

Джон Драйден английский поэт, драматург, критик, баснописец

Джон Драйдън

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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

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ドライデン, ジョン

约翰·德莱顿

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English (1,885)

German (6)

Chinese (4)

Dutch (2)

Spanish (1)

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All for loveThe AeneidThe lives of the noble Grecians and RomansVirgil's ÆneidPlutarch's lives of Themistocles, Pericles, Aristides, Alcibiades, and Coriolanus, Demosthenes, and Cicero, Cæsar and AntonyRestoration PlaysThe poems of John DrydenThe works of John Dryden