Dryden, John (1631 - 1700)

Biography: 

The texts used are based on Douglas Grant's Reynard Library edition (Hart-Davis, 1952). The specific edition used by Professor Grant is given for each work here. The spelling has been modernized, but not the punctuation. Note that the punctuation is generally rhetorical rather than syntactical.

Given Name: 
John
Family Name: 
Dryden
Birth Date: 
August 9, 1631
Death Date: 
May 1, 1700
Nationality: 
Family Relations: 
father : Erasmus Dryden
mother : Mary Dryden
wife : Lady Elizabeth Dryden (from 1 Dec. 1663)
son : Charles Dryden
son : John Dryden
son : Erasmus Henry Dryden
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First RPO Edition: 
1994-1997