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John Dryden

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Comprehensive information about John Dryden including biographical information, facts, literary works, and more. John Dryden was an influential English poet, literary critic, translator, and playwright who dominated the literary life of Restoration England to such a point that the period came to be known in literary circles as the Age of Dryden. This educational John Dryden resource has information about the author's life, works, quotations, articles and essays, and more.


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Quote Left A mob is the scum that rises upmost when the nation boils. Quote Right
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Quote Left Your love by ours we measure Till we have lost our treasure, But dying is a pleasure, When living is a pain. Quote Right
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Quote Left Such subtle Covenants shall be made,Till Peace it self is War in Masquerade. Quote Right
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Quote Left Ill habits gather unseen degrees, as brooks make rivers, rivers run to seas. Quote Right
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Quote Left Let grace and goodness be the principal loadstone of thy affections. For love which hath ends, will have an end whereas that which is founded on true virtue, will always continue. Quote Right
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