Reminding readers of John Drydenas persistent use of occult rhetoric, Armistead argues that Drydenas otherworldliness involves more than Christian apologetics, biblical typology, or intermittent borrowings from the supernatural materials in classical literature. Otherworldly John Dryden engages with a wide range of the writeras poetry and plays, enhancing our understanding of Drydenas works and tracing the writeras attitudes about Providence and the ability of the poet to perceive a hidden design in earthly events.... interpreting their feelings, working with the visible, natural action of ultimately supernatural laws.21 the new age had not ... and again the occult references contribute significantly to our understanding of Drydena#39;s perspective on this recurringanbsp;...
|Title||:||Otherworldly John Dryden|
|Author||:||Jack M. Armistead|
|Publisher||:||Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. - 2014-04-28|