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Poetry of the 17th Century The - Volume 1

Aphra Behn, John Donne, John Dryden

Narrator Richard Mitchley, Ghizela Rowe, Gideon Wagner

Publisher: The Copyright Group

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The Elizabethan age had almost departed and the world had seen the rise of great European empires that continued to hunt with mischief between themselves as they traversed the globe in search of more spoils and territories. In England, the Civil War had brought about the Will of Parliament and the replacement of the Crown as the governing body.  But with these Puritan times, and the subsequent Restoration, Poetry had entered a golden age. John Milton, John Dryden, Ben Jonson are but a few of the luminaries whose great verse followed in the wake of the immortal William Shakespeare.
Duration: about 2 hours (01:59:29)
Publishing date: 2020-01-01; Unabridged; Copyright Year: 2019. Copyright Statment: —