• (noun): The outstanding poet and dramatist of the Restoration (1631-1700).
    Synonyms: John Dryden

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Leo Dryden
... George Dryden Wheeler (6 June 1863 - 21 April 1939), known as Leo Dryden, was an English music hall singer and vocal comic ...
Mary Knep
1666 Guiomar in Fletcher and Massinger's The Custom of the Country, 1667 Alibech in Dryden's The Indian Emperour, the 1667 revival Asteria in Dryden's The Maiden Queen ...
Dryden, Texas - Geography
... Dryden is located on U.S ... Route 90 at the intersection with State Highway 349, 100 miles (62 km) west of Del Rio ...
List Of The Vision Of Escaflowne Characters - Supporting Characters - Dryden Fassa
... Dryden Fassa is a knowledgeable, successful, and generous merchant who is also a part-time scholar ... Though the two are married later in the series, Dryden separates from Millerna and returns the ring, claiming that he isn't worthy of her yet ...
Leo Dryden - Life and Career
... They had an affair, and a son, George Dryden Wheeler leading to the breakdown of her marriage to Charles Chaplin, Sr ... couple split up and the child was kept by Dryden, leading to Hannah's bouts of mental illness, and admission to the Cane Hill Asylum at Coulsdon this was the end ... Leo Dryden was best known as the Kipling of the Halls for his patriotic and colonial songs including "The Miner's Dream of Home" (1891) he also performed parodies, including "Shopmates" and one ...

Famous quotes containing the word dryden:

    Even victors are by victories undone.
    —John Dryden (1631–1700)

    Drinking is the soldier’s pleasure.
    —John Dryden (1631–1700)

    But, when to Sin our byast Nature leans,
    The careful Devil is still at hand with means;
    And providently Pimps for ill desires:
    The Good Old Cause, reviv’d, a Plot requires,
    Plots, true or false, are necessary things,
    To raise up Common-wealths and ruine Kings.
    —John Dryden (1631–1700)