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Account of the English Dramatic Poets

by Langbaine, Gerard the younger

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Published by Burt Franklin .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL11488022M
ISBN 100833720031
ISBN 109780833720030

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Narrative Poems by Famous Poets. Narrative Poems are a form of poetry that tell stories. Narrative poems often use rhyme, meter, repetition and a captivating and dramatic story to capture the readers interest. These classic Narrative poems include such classics as The Raven By Edgar Allan Poe, Paul Revere's Ride By Henry Wadsworth Longfellow. John Payne Collier collection of letters and papers, removed from The history of English dramatic poetry to the time of Shakespeare, and Annals of the stage of the restoration, 19th century (Folger MS W.b ()-W.b ()).


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Notes. Based on his "New catalogue of English plays, London, [Dec. ]" an unauthorized edition of which had appeared a month earlier under Pages: Account of the English Dramatic Poets Bibliography and reference series Volume 91 of Burt Franklin bibliography and reference series: Author: Gerard Langbaine: Publisher: Burt Franklin, ISBN.

Get this from a library. An account of the English dramatick poets (). [Gerard Langbaine]. Genre/Form: Bio-bibliography: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Langbaine, Gerard, Account of the English dramatick poets,   With an account of their writings.

Volume 1 of 2 (): Jacob, Giles: Books : The poetical register: or, the lives and characters of the English dramatick poets. The History of English Dramatic Poetry to the Time of Shakespeare: And Annals of the Stage to the Restoration, Volume 1 John Payne Collier J.

Murray, - English drama - pagesReviews: 1. Extracts from the Garrick plays [i.e. Garrick's collection bequeathed to the British museum]. Originally published in Hone's Table book.: v.2, p. [] Accelerating the increasing interest of the time in the older writers, and building for himself a reputation as an antiquarian, in Lamb compiled a collection of extracts from the old dramatists, Specimens of the English Dramatic Poets Who Lived About the Time of Shakespeare.

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