John Dryden

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
He invades authors like a monarch; and what would be theft in other poets is only victory in him. John Dryden quotes

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