John Dryden (1631-1700)

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Terms to Know:
  • poet laureate (961)
  • satire (961)
  • heroic couplet (962)
  • mock-heroic (962)
  • "comedy of humors" (986)
  • burlesque (987)
  • caricature (987)
  • grotesque (987)
  • tautology (988)
  • iambics (992)
  • anagram (992)
  • acrostic (992)
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"Mac Flecknoe" (ca. 1679, 1682)
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