The Restoration

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Authors

John Milton

12/09/1608 - 11/08/1647

Andrew Marvell

03/31/1621 - 08/16/1678

William Wycherly

01/01/1640 - 12/31/1715

Jonathan Swift

11/30/1667 - 10/19/1745

John Gay

05/30/1685 - 12/04/1732

Alexander Pope

05/21/1688 - 05/30/1744

Eliza Haywood

01/01/1693 - 02/25/1756

Frances Burney

06/13/1752 - 01/06/1840

Texts

An Horation Ode on Cromwell’s Return from Ireland by Andrew Marvell

01/01/1650

Published in 1681 after his death

Bermudas by Andrew Marvell

07/01/1653 - 12/01/1654

Published in 'Miscallaneous Poems' in 1681

Paradise Lost by John Milton

01/01/1667

The Country Wife by William Wycherley

01/01/1675

kept off the stage and print until 1924

A Description of the Morning by Jonathan Swift

01/01/1709

published in 1710

A Description of a City Shower by Jonathan Swift

01/01/1710

The Rape of the Lock by Alexander Pope

01/01/1712 - 01/01/1717

first published in 1712, reissued in 1714 and 1717 with extra cantos

Trivia, or The Art of Walking the Streets of London by John Gay

01/01/1716

Fantomina; or Love in a Maze by Eliza Haywood

01/01/1724

A Modest Proposal by Jonathan Swift

01/01/1729

written and published in same year

A Beautiful Young Nymph Going to Bed by Jonathan Swift

01/01/1731

Evelina by Frances Burney

01/01/1778

published and written same time

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