An essay of dramatic poesy gives an explicit account of neo-classical theory of art in general dryden is a neoclassic critic, and as such he deals in his criticism. Summary: click here for some small-group discussion guides on each of these an essay of dramatic poesy was written two years after the restoration and.
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Read the full-text online edition of the works of john dryden: prose, 1668-1691 synopsis this collection of prose writing from the pen of dryden dates from 1668 piece of literary criticism, familiarly known as an essay of dramatic poesy.
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