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account of the English dramatick poets

Langbaine, Gerard the younger

account of the English dramatick poets

or, Some observations and remarks on the lives and writings of all those that have publish"d either comedies, tragedies, tragi-comedies, pastorals, masques, interludes, farces, or opera"s in the English tongue.

by Langbaine, Gerard the younger

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Published by West in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English drama -- History and criticism

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    RBSC copy: With the armorial bookplate of Thomas Lister Esqr. L.L.D., Armitage Park [Franks 18380]; and with his autograph on front flyleaf.

    ContributionsLister, Thomas (bookplate), Lister, Thomas (autograph)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[xiv], 556, [33] p.
    Number of Pages556
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15408469M

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    A superb piece of literary criticism by Dryden written during the Plague of and first published in The essay is a discourse between 4 speakers including Dryden himself. They discuss the necessity of abiding by the 3 dramatic unities prescribed by Aristotle if necessary, but also trying new techniques. They also discuss traditions of classicism and the neo-classicism. ENGLISH POETRY SPENSER AND THE TRADITION Rev. Henry Killigrew Gerard Langbaine, in Account of the English Dramatick Poets () Biography for Rev. Henry Killigrew: Anthony Wood .

    Samuel Johnson (18 September [OS 7 September] – 13 December ), often referred to as Dr Johnson, was an English writer who made lasting contributions to English literature as a poet, playwright, essayist, moralist, literary critic, biographer, editor, and ously, he was a devout Anglican, and politically a committed mater: Pembroke College, Oxford, (no degree). The History of English Poetry, from the Close of the Eleventh to the Commencement of the Eighteenth Century () by Thomas Warton was a pioneering and influential literary history. Only three full volumes were ever published, going as far as Queen Elizabeth's reign, but their account of English poetry in the late Middle Ages and Renaissance was unrivalled for .


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An account of the English dramatick poets, or, Some observations and remarks on the lives and writings, of all those that have publish'd either comedies, tragedies, tragi-comedies, pastorals, masques, interludes, farces, or opera's in the English tongue. An Account of the English Dramatick Poets or, Some Observations and Remarks.

by Gerard Langbaine, Category: Books, Illuminations & Manuscripts, Sale date:Price: $   And laſtly, I find on the peruſal of it, ſomething in the Book, which I must differ from in the Preface, and that is in the Account of Mr.

Oldmixon’s Amintas, where ’tis remark’d, that Paſtoral is a Modern Invention, when in reality, the Ancients had a ſort of Dramatick Performance not unlike it, that is, their Satyrs, which might be. Whoever would read a juſt Account of his Life, will find it admirably writ by the preſent Bishop of Rocheſter.

He Died of a Stoppage in his Breaſt and Throat, having lain Ill a Fortnight; and was Buried the 30th of Auguſt, in Weſtminſter-Abbey, next Chaucer, and near Spencer and Drayton, with a neat Marble Monument erected (as. But ’tis time now to give over our Reflections on this Poet, and give the Reader a more particular account of their Plots, in their Alphabetical Order.

The Alexandrean Tragedy, For the Plot you may consult Quintus Curtius, and the 13th Book of Juſtin, Diodorus Sciculus, l. Oroſius, l. Joſephus l. Appian de Bellis. The Poetical Register: Or, the Lives and Characters of All the English Dramatick Poets: With an Account of Their Writings, Volume 2 [Jacob, Giles] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The Poetical Register: Or, the Lives and Characters of All the English Dramatick Poets: With an Account of Their WritingsAuthor: Giles Jacob. Full text of " An Account of the English Dramatick Poets " See other formats Google This is a digital copy of a book that was preserved for generations on Hbrary shelves before it was carefully scanned by Google as part of a project to make the world's books discoverable online.

Account of the English dramatick poets. Los Angeles, William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, University of California, Los Angeles, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Gerard Langbaine. Genre/Form: Bio-bibliography Early works Early works to Additional Physical Format: Online version: Langbaine, Gerard, Account of the English dramatick poets.

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Get this from a library. An account of the English dramatick poets (). [Gerard Langbaine]. Essay Of Dramatick Poesie John Dryden If your quarrel (said Eugenius) to those who now write, be grounded onely upon your reverence to Antiquity, there is no man more ready to adore those great Greeks and Romans than I am: but on the other side, I cannot think so contemptibly of the Age I live in, or so dishonourably of my own Countrey, as not.

- v Preface. Critical reflections on the old English dramatic writers; and particularly Massinger. Some account of the life of Philip Massinger. Verses to Mr. Philip Massinger. The picture. The virgin-martyr, by P. Massinger and T. Decker. The duke of Milan. The Roman actor. - v The renegado.

The bondman. The fatal dowry. The emperor of Pages: A Book of English Poetry book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

Representing English poets from the 14th to the 19th centur /5. T his eminent Author was Born in London, at Ten Years Old (whilſt he was a Weſtminſter Schollar) he writ the Tragical Story of Pyramus and Thisbe; at Twelve that of Conſtantia and Thirteen he had publiſhed ſeveral Poetical Pieces.

From a Boy he was very Studious, and his Chance lighting on Spencer’s Fairy Queen, rous’d his Inclinations to Poetry.An account of the English dramatick poets, or, Some observations and remarks on the lives and writings of all those that have publish'd either comedies, tragedies, tragi-comedies, pastorals, masques, interludes, farces or opera's in the English tongue by Gerard Langbaine.

— New catalogue of English plays Author: Langbaine, Gerard, An Account of the English Dramatick Poets, errata leaf and vertical half-title at end [ESTC R; Pforzheimer ], Oxford, George West, RADCLIFFE (ALEXANDER) The Ramble: an Anti-Heroick Poem, some dampstaining [ESTC R], for the Author, RYMER (THOMAS) The Tragedies of the Last Age Consider'd and Examin'd, Richard Tonson.