Jhon Dryden Written By Mac Flecknoe
Mac Flecknoe is a mock-heroic satire written by John Dryden in 1681 (published in including attacks on Thomas Shadwell, a prominent poet at the time.
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John Dryden (19 August [O.S. 9 August] 1631 – 12 May [O.S. 1 May] 1700) was an English poet, literary critic, translator, and playwright who was made Poet Laureate in 1668. He is seen as dominating 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. Walter Scott called him “Glorious John.”
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