All For Love: More Sentiment than Tragedy Summary & Study Guide
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All For Love: More Sentiment than Tragedy Overview
In John Dryden's 1777 play, All for Love, or the World Well Lost, the passionate love between Mark Antony and Cleopatra could consume two lands and even the lovers' lives. Dryden wrestles with the question of whether a world plunged into political instability for the pursuit of love is a world well lost.
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