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The prose characters of Richard Flecknoe

a critical edition

by Mayer, Fred

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Published by Garland in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Flecknoe, Richard, d. 1678? -- Criticism and interpretation.,
  • Characters and characteristics in literature.,
  • Satire, English -- History and criticism.,
  • Character sketches.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementFred Mayer.
    SeriesSatire & sense
    ContributionsFlecknoe, Richard, d. 1678?
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR3461.F4 Z78 1987
    The Physical Object
    Paginationclvii, 628 p., [5] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages628
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2380035M
    ISBN 100824060199
    LC Control Number87008597

    The memoir begins in in rural Mississippi. Richard Wright, the author and main character, lives with his brother, mother, and father. Richard nearly burns down their house one day, at the age of four, out of boredom. His mother and father beat him mercilessly with a switch. Soon after, they.   The only common aspect between Flecknoe and Augustus was that both of them began to rule young; the insignificance of Flecknoe is contrasted against the huge stature of Augustus, in keeping with the mock -heroic tradition. Flecknoe was indubitably the undisputed King of Dullness in the realms of prose and verse.


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Among the characters from this period are extensive collections by Samuel Butler and Richard Flecknoe. In France, Hall’s Characters had been translated as early asbut English character-writing had little influence 61 Quoted by Smeed, Theophrastan Character 62 Aldington, Book of Characters –, –4.

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book. Read revi. Little is known of Flecknoe's life. He was probably of English birth. The few known facts of his life are chiefly derived from his Relation of Ten Years' Travels in Europe, Asia, AJfrique and America (), consisting of letters written to friends and patrons during his travels.

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Mac Flecknoe is a satiric poem of lines, written in heroic couplets (pairs of rhyming lines of iambic pentameter). The poem has been commonly adjudged the best short satiric poem in the English language.

In it, John Dryden seeks to lampoon Thomas Shadwell, a well-known playwright and indifferent poet. Compre o livro A farrago of several pieces being a supplement to his poems, characters, heroick pourtraits, letters, and other discourses formerly published by him / newly written by Richard Flecknoe.

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A Satire upon the True-blue Protestant Poet T.S. All human things are subject to decay, And, when Fate summons, monarchs must obey: This Flecknoe found, who, like Augustus, young.

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[Richard Flecknoe] -- Prose and verse. Reproduction of original in the Huntington Library. (marc) (stc) Wing F (vid) (DLPS). Richard Duckworth and Fabian Stedman – Tintinnalogia, or, the Art of Ringing Richard Flecknoe – Sir William Davenant's Voyage to the Other World Hans Jakob Christoffel von Grimmelshausen – Simplicius Simplicissimus [1] (first picaresque novel in German, dated but probably published this year).

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Richard Flecknoe (c. – ) was an English dramatist, poet and musician who was made the butt of satires by Andrew Marvell () and John Dryden ().

FLECKNOE, RICHARD (c. ), English drama tist and poet, was probably of English birth. The few known facts of his life are derived from his Relation of Ten Years' Travels in Europe, Asia, Afirique, and America, consisting of letters written during his travels.

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Characters and characteristics; Series Early English books online. [More in this series] Notes. In verse. Part. 2 has special t.p. with title: Characters made at several times on several occasions.

Copy at is part 1 only; copy at is parts 1 and 2. Place of publication from Wing. Dryden’s Absalom and Achitophel was followed by his other piece The Medal, which was answered by Thomas Shadwell in Medal of John Bayes, a coarse satire on decided to avenge himself on Shadwell and Dryden fully revenged himself by the publication of Mac Flecknoe in Mac Flecknoe is the first substantial mock-heroic poem and Thomas Shadwell is the hero of this epic.John Dryden's Mac Flecknoe is a mock-heroic poem believed to have been written in or and published in The poem consists of rhyming couplets, meaning lines made up of iambic.The first English character book reflected Casaubon's rather than Theophrastus's interests.

Joseph Hall's Characters of Virtues writing his own Enigmatical Characters (), Richard Flecknoe observes of the genre that "tis more Senica distinction between prose and .