John Dryden
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"John Dryden" was an English poet, literary critic, translator, and playwright who was made Poet Laureate of the United Kingdom/Poet Laureate in 1668.

He is seen as dominating the literary life of Restoration (England)/Restoration England to such a point that the period came to be known in literary circles as the Age of Dryden. Walter Scott called him "Glorious John."

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