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Poetic designs : an introduction to meters, verse forms and figures of speech

Author: Stephen Adams
Publisher: Peterborough, Ont. : Broadview ; Hadleigh : BRAD [distributor], ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Adams provides a full treatment of tradition topics, from the iambic pentameter line through other accentual-syllabic rhythms and covering also other types of rhythm, stanza structure, the sonnet and  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stephen Adams
ISBN: 1551111292 9781551111292
OCLC Number: 39914351
Notes: Includes indexes.
Description: xiii, 237 pages ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Stephen J. Adams.


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One of the book's most salient strengths is how gracefully the author handles some of the knottiest problems a teacher of prosody will encounter. This is a very strong book." - Annie Finch, Miami Read more...

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