Dryden and enthusiasm: literature, religion, and politics in Restoration England

This work explores ideas of enthusiasm, or divine inspiration, in the works of the poet, dramatist, and literary critic John Dryden. It offers a new view of a major seventeenth-century writer and also examines the complex political and religious tensions implicit in Dryden's interest in enthusi...

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Main Author: West, John (Author)
Format: Electronic Book
Language:English
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Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2018
Edition:First edition
Further subjects:B Dryden, John 1631-1700 Criticism and interpretation
B Enthusiasm in literature
B Dryden, John ; 1631-1700 ; Criticism and interpretation
Online Access: Volltext (Resolving-System; OUP)
Parallel Edition:Print version: 9780198816409
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Summary:This work explores ideas of enthusiasm, or divine inspiration, in the works of the poet, dramatist, and literary critic John Dryden. It offers a new view of a major seventeenth-century writer and also examines the complex political and religious tensions implicit in Dryden's interest in enthusiasm
Item Description:Includes bibliographical references and index
This edition previously issued in print: 2018
Zielgruppe - Audience: Specialized
ISBN:0191853674
Persistent identifiers:DOI: 10.1093/oso/9780198816409.001.0001