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The restoration court poets

Pinto, Vivian de Sola

The restoration court poets

John Wilmot, Earl of Rochester; Charles Sackville, Earl of Dorset; Sir Charles Sedley; Sir George Etherege

by Pinto, Vivian de Sola

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Published by Published for the British Council and the National Book League, by Longmans, Green in [London] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Early modern, 1500-1700 -- History and criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 41.

    Statementby Vivian de Sola Pinto.
    SeriesBibliographical series of supplements to British book news on writers and their work -- no. 186
    The Physical Object
    Pagination48 p.
    Number of Pages48
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23756009M

      The rake was an invention of Restoration comedy. Seductive, witty and arrogant, he represented a flattering type of male prowess and drive, much admired in court circles. Through the rake, the plays explore the possibility of a sexual freedom which was simply not possible in London society at large, but was more than tolerated at court. Margaret Cavendish, Duchess of Newcastle (?). Poets and Their Theft. William Stanley Braithwaite, ed. The Book of Restoration Verse.

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    The Cavaliers are great lyric poets. I'm not as much a fan of some of their longer poems, but they are masters of the lyric. What the Cavaliers tend to do really well is write poetry that is subtly risque, not overtly obscene (in the way some Restoration poetry is), but naughty enough to be good fun while still being subtle/5. Milton criticism often treats the poet as if he were the last of the Renaissance poets or a visionary prophet who remained misunderstood until he was read by the Romantics. At the same time, literary histories of the period often invoke a long eighteenth century that reaches its climax with the French Revolution or the Reform Bill of


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Restoration literature is the English literature written during the historical period commonly referred to as the English Restoration (–), which corresponds to the last years of Stuart reign in England, Scotland, Wales, and general, the term is used to denote roughly homogenous styles of literature that center on a celebration of or reaction to the restored court.

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The Restoration is the period in English history between andbeginning with the return of Charles II to the throne. The poetry of this period is characterized by aspects of realism and. Individuals at the heart of royal government - court preachers, poets, playwrights, courtesans, diplomats, and politicians - were assertive participants in this scrutiny.

This book looks beyond the prurient interest in the sexual antics of Restoration courtiers that. Directed by Michael Hoffman. With Robert Downey Jr., Sam Neill, David Thewlis, Polly Walker.

The exiled royal physician to King Charles II devotes himself to helping Londoners suffering from the plague, and in the process falls in love with an equally poor woman/10(K).

A poet laureate (plural: poets laureate) is a poet officially appointed by a government or conferring institution, typically expected to compose poems for special events and occasions.

Albertino Mussato of Padua and Francesco Petrarca (Petrarch) of Arezzo, both now part of Italy, were the first to be crowned poets laureate after the classical age, respectively in and Restoration poems from famous poets and best restoration poems to feel good.

Most beautiful restoration poems ever written. Read all poems for restoration. Ashes and Sparks. From. The Transitional Fire. These poems are for my children. Even though we’ve been together for over thirty-five years, you still do not know me well.

This book may help. Now that I am old I would like to have a picture of the. Restoration literature, English literature written after the Restoration of the monarchy in following the period of the Commonwealth.

Some literary historians speak of the period as bounded by the reign of Charles II (–85), while others prefer to include within its scope the writings produced during the reign of James II (–88), and even literature of the s is.

Restoration, in English history, the reestablishment of the monarchy on the accession () of Charles II after the collapse of the Commonwealth (see under commonwealth) and the term is often used to refer to the entire period from to the fall of James II inand in English literature the Restoration period (often called the age of Dryden) is.

The cavalier poets was a school of English poets of the 17th century, that came from the classes that supported King Charles I during the English Civil War (–). Charles, a connoisseur of the fine arts, supported poets who created the art he craved. These poets in turn grouped themselves with the King and his service, thus becoming Cavalier Poets.

Restoration-era literature is defined by a variety of voices. Some Restoration poetry is a celebration of the return of the monarchy and aristocracy; some is an enthusiastic, sensual, and. France's influence on the English court during this period was also reflected in Restoration literature.

Restoration writers read, and imitated, French writers, especially when it came to drama. Some of the French writers who were especially influential on the Restoration writers were Molière and Jean Racine. English literature - English literature - Elizabethan poetry and prose: English poetry and prose burst into sudden glory in the late s.

A decisive shift of taste toward a fluent artistry self-consciously displaying its own grace and sophistication was announced in the works of Spenser and Sidney.

It was accompanied by an upsurge in literary production that came to fruition in. The Restoration’s Filthiest Poet (and Why We Need Him) Creature of the court, royalist and fop, dandy and dilettante, John Wilmot, Second Earl of Rochester, knew how to scandalize with verse.

Sir Walter Raleigh, Ben Jonson, and Andrew Marvell in their list of impeccable sixteenth- and seventeenth-century poets.” The official portrait of. The poems selected for A Treasury of Classic Poetry span nearly years, from the sixteenth to the early twentieth century. More than of the best-loved poems in the English language are featured, representing more than fifty of the world's greatest poets, 5/5(4).

Sedley: Sir Charles Sedley (), a lyric poet of the Restoration court circle. Pope had little respect for these three as poets. Miscellanies: collections of poems by various writers. Betterton: Thomas Betterton (?), the leading tragic actor during the Restoration period and an intimate friend of Pope's.

When our great monarch into exile went,Wit and religion suffered banishment At length the Muses stand restored againTo that great charge which Nature did these lines Dryden represents the restoration of the monarchy in as the restoration, too, of literary culture.

If wit had been banished along with the exiled Charles, his return marked a flowering of a rich .Charles II may have been King of England, but John Dryden was King of Restoration literature. He is, by far, the most important literary figure of the period. Not only was he a prolific writer who worked in a bunch of different genres including poetry, drama, and prose, but also he set the bar in terms of literary standards for the period.After the Restoration, Charles II and others, influenced by their experiences in France, encouraged English poets and dramatists to throw away discipline, restraint and conservatism from their works.

The result was a literary period that was ruled by themes of moderation, realism and reason instead of the themes of judgment, morality and.