Well-Weighed Syllables: Elizabethan Verse in Classical Metres

Well-Weighed Syllables: Elizabethan Verse in Classical Metres

by Derek Attridge
     
 

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This book examines Sidney's statement that quantitative verse on the Latin model is more suitable than the accentual verse of the English tradition during the Renaissance.See more details below

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This book examines Sidney's statement that quantitative verse on the Latin model is more suitable than the accentual verse of the English tradition during the Renaissance.

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ISBN-13:
9780521297226
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/06/1979
Pages:
268
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.59(d)

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