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intellectual milieu of John Dryden

Louis Ignatius Bredvold

intellectual milieu of John Dryden

studies in some aspects of seventeenth-century thought.

by Louis Ignatius Bredvold

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Published by University of Michigan Press in [Ann Arbor] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Dryden, John, -- 1631-1700.,
  • Philosophy -- History -- England.,
  • Seventeenth century,
  • Religious thought -- 17th century

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesAnn Arbor books -- 3
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3423.B
    The Physical Object
    Pagination185 p.
    Number of Pages185
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18480155M

    Of Dramatick Poesie: An Essay () and A Dialogue On Poetic Drama by John Dryden; T. S. Eliot and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at   John Baird posits an interesting connection between Heroick Love, which is based on the first book of the Iliad, and Dryden’s translation of that book around the same time: see his ‘Renunciation as Tragedy and Triumph in George Granville’s Heroick Love’, Lumen: Selected Proceedings from the Canadian Society for Eighteenth-Century Author: Joseph Hone.

    Louis Bredvold, The Intellectual Milieu of John Dryden (Ann Arbor, ). Google Scholar Phillip Harth, Contexts of Dryden’s Thought (Chicago, Ill., and London, ).Cited by: John Dryden Homework Help Questions. Why did satire become popular in the age of John Dryden and Alexander Pope?pl. ans in detail. One theory of .

      Dryden’s intellectual scepticism, which Louis I. Bredvold stresses in The Intellectual Milieu of John Dryden, was greatly responsible for his liberal and unorthodox outlook. His probabilism as a literary critic is both his strength and weakness. While discussing an issue, he argues, very often, from both the sides and leaves the conclusion. The Georgics (/ ˈ dʒ ɔːr dʒ ɪ k s /; Latin: Georgica [ɡɛˈoːrɡɪka]) is a poem by Latin poet Virgil, likely published in 29 BC. As the name suggests (from the Greek word γεωργικά, geōrgika, i.e. "agricultural (things)") the subject of the poem is agriculture; but far from being an example of peaceful rural poetry, it is a work characterized by tensions in both theme and purpose.


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Written by a professor at the University of Michigan in"The Intellectual Milieu of John Dryden" reads like a doctoral thesis--and perhaps that's where the material came from.

It's interesting, though a bit esoteric. The book is short, but a nice overview of 17th century thought in Western Europe/5. The Intellectual Milieu of John Dryden Paperback – January 1, by Louis I BREDvold (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating.

See all 5 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 4/5(1). Intellectual Milieu of John Dryden [Louis I. Bredvold] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Subtitle: Studies in some aspects of 17th century thought. A classic in literary and social history.

This book accepts John Dryden's skeptical temperament as the basic explanation of the development of his ideas. It examines skepticism in 17th century literature- 4/5(1).

The intellectual milieu of John Dryden; studies in some aspects of seventeenth-century thought. John Dryden (/ ˈ d r aɪ d ən /; 19 August [O.S. 9 August] – 12 May [O.S. 1 May] ) was an English poet, literary critic, translator, and playwright who was made England's first Poet Laureate in Born: 19 AugustAldwincle.

Full text of "Intellectual milieu of John Dryden: studies in some aspects of seventeenth-century thought" See other formats. The Intellectual Milieu of John Dryden; Studies in some Aspects of Seventeenth-Century Thought The University of Michigan Press, Condition: Fair.

This is an ex-library book and may have the usual library/used-book markings book has hardback covers. The Intellectual Milieu of John Dryden. Bredvold, L.I. Published by The. In another clean and cogent little book; Louis I.

Bredvold’s Intellectual Milieu of John Dryden, undertook to erase the lingering smears on the poet’s memory left by the repeated charges of his contemporaries that he was a servile turncoat—the man who praised Cromwell, then celebrated the restoration of Charles II, and became a.

John Dryden was born at the vicarage of Aldwinkle, Northamptonshire, on August 9,son of Erasmus Dryden and Mary Pickering. His family were Parliamentary supporters with Puritan leanings. He attended Westminster School as a king's scholar under Richard Busby and was an avid student of the classics.

John Dryden, (born August 9 [Aug New Style],Aldwinkle, Northamptonshire, England—died May 1 [May 12],London), English poet, dramatist, and literary critic who so dominated the literary scene of his day that it came to be known as the Age of Dryden. Youth and education. The son of a country gentleman, Dryden grew up in the country.

Dryden from the Church of England to the Church of Rome in must take its departure from Louis I. Bredvold's Intellectual Milieu of John Dryden, for this book has gained general acceptance as a definitive explanation of the move. Bredvold argues that.

Bredvold, Louis I, The Intellectual Milieu of John Dryden (Michigan, ). W ard, Charles E., The Life of John Dryden (). The book, The Mistique of the Pray and the Pistol. The Life of. John Dryden was born August 19 (New Style),probably in the rectory of his maternal grandfather, in Aldwinckle, Northamptonshire.

His mother was Mary Pickering, the niece of. 1 Louis I. Bredvold, The Intellectual Milieu of John Dryden (Ann Arbor, ), p. For the older view that the first poem is Anglican, the second Catholic, see Arthur W. Verrall, Lectures on Dryden (Cambridge, Eng., ), pp.

2 Sir Walter Scott, The Life of John Dryden, in The Works of John Dryden, ed. Scott and Saintsbury, i (Edinburgh. Dust Jacket Condition: Good.

v, pp. ; LCCN: ; OCLC: ; LC: PR; Dewey: ; 21 cm. ; Contents: Introduction / Bernard N. Schilling -- John Dryden / T.S. Eliot -- The intellectual milieu of John Dryden / Louis I.

Bredvold -- The medal of John Bayes / J ames M. Osborn -- An allusion to Europe: Dryden and poetic. In the book, Mac Flecknoe is the king of nonsense and he takes an immense pride in his son who is unreceptive of an change and is a mindless person.

Dryden creates an aura around Shadwell but the comic effect comes in with puns, John Dryden's Mac Flecknoe is a satire on his literary rival Thomas Shadwell/5.

Among those who have enhanced Dryden's reputation are Charles E. Ward (The Letters ofJohn Dryden, ; The Life ofJohn Dryden, ), Louis I. Bredvold (The Intellectual Milieu of John Dryden, ), and Hugh MacDonald and James M. Osborn, who established the Dryden canon and important efforts, plus the work of numerous other scholars, have.

Next Meeting: 20th July / Room / pm John Dryden was born on the 9th Augustand died on the 1st Mayat the age of He was a hugely successful playwright, critic, poet, and translator who dominated the English literary scene in the later seventeenth century.

Dryden became the. Louis I. Bredvold's examination of Dryden's intellectual milieu has gone far toward charting the mental patterns followed by Dryden and many of his contemporaries.

The bibliographical information collected by Percy J. Dobell, George Thorn-Drury, and others has been augmented and recently published by Hugh Macdonald.

Dryden's intellectual scepticism, which Louis I. Bredvold stresses in The Intellectual Milieu of John Dryden, was greatly responsible for his liberal and unorthodox outlook. His probabilism as a literary critic is both his strength and weakness. While discussing an issue, he argues, very often,File Size: KB.

Dryden: A Collecction of Critical Essays. Bernard S. Schilling, ed. (Twentieth Century Views/Spectrum Books.) Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall, CONTENTS: Introduction Bernard N.

Schilling -- John Dryden T.S. Eliot -- The intellectual milieu of John Dryden Louis I. Bredvold -- The medal of John Bayes.The Intellectual Milieu of John Dryden; Studies in Some Aspects of Seventeenth-Century Thought. By: Bredvold, From the back cover: "A classic in literary and social history.

This book accepts John Dryden's skeptical temperament as the basic explanation of the development of his ideas. It examines skepticism in seventeenth-century literature. BOOK REVIEW The Grandeur of God and the Life of a Poet by David E.

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