Mudcat Café message #63474 The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #9703   Message #63474
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16-Mar-99 - 12:55 PM
Thread Name: John of Dreams - who IS John?
Subject: RE: John of Dreams
Thanks MMario.

A step closer but I think the John Of Dreams I'm looking for is from an older story. As he is referenced in Shakespeare we can assume he predates Shakespeare where the story at www.feri.com imlies that Shakespeare predates him. "At first he sought closely into the art of the rarest masters, now in verse, now in prose: the masters of the dim past, working in the pale gold of antique Greek or the ivory of Catullus, or playing on silver flutes like the obscure singers of the Anthology; or the masters of a later time moulding molten brass like Dante and Milton, or achieving a supreme alchemy like Shakespeare,..."