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Metre, rhythm, and verse form

by Philip Hobsbaum

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- History and criticism -- Theory, etc.,
  • English language -- Versification.,
  • Literary form.,
  • Poetics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [193]-196).

    StatementPhilip Hobsbaum.
    SeriesThe new critical idiom
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR508.V45 H53 1996
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 196 p. ;
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1276916M
    ISBN 100415122678, 041508797X
    LC Control Number95008576

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    Metre, Rhythm, and Verse Form (Paperback): Hobsbaum, Philip: Poetry criticism is a subject central to the study of literature. However, it is laden with technical terms that, to the beginning student, can be both intimidating and confusing. Philip Hobsbaum provides a welcome remedy, illuminating terms ranging from the iambus to the bob-wheel stanza, and forms from the . How to understand rhythm in poetry Rhythm can be described as the beat and pace of a poem. Rhythm is created by the pattern of stressed and unstressed syllables in a line or verse.

    Metre, Rhythm, Free Verse is designed to explain the most important component of verse--its sound. This book provides all of the tools necessary to understanding poetry and poetry criticism, while clarifying and making accessible a number of technical terms which could otherwise be both intimidating and confusing.   Read "Metre, Rhyme and Free Verse" by G. S. Fraser available from Rakuten Kobo. First published in , this work outlines the principles of English prosody in a way that will enable the reader to re Brand: Taylor And Francis.


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Poetry criticism is a subject central to the study of literature. However, it is laden with technical terms that, to the beginning student, can be both.

Poetry criticism is a subject central to the study of literature. However, it is laden with technical terms that, to the beginning student, can be both intimidating and confusing.

Philip Hobsbaum provides a welcome remedy, illuminating terms ranging from the iambus to the bob-wheel stanza, and forms from the Spenserian sonnet to modern 'rap', with clarity and comprehensiveness.4/5(1). Rhythm is the pattern of stresses in a line of verse. When you speak, you stress some syllables and leave others unstressed.

When you string a lot of words together, you start seeing patterns. Rhythm is a natural thing. It’s in rhythm you say and write, even if you don’t intend for it to be.

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First the book explores in five opening chapters the musical qualities of poetic language (metre, rhythm and rhyme), poetic form (both fixed and free), the links between poetry and orality, and the transmutations of a poetic theme. Then, a selection of poems provides examples of these poetic features as well as texts for further study.

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Metre, rhythm and verse form. [Philip Hobsbaum] Book: All Authors / Contributors: Philip Hobsbaum. Find more information about OCLC Number: Description: unnumbered pages ; 20 cm: Contents: 1. Metre and Rhythm 2. Blank Verse 3. The Heroic Couplet 4. Rhyme and Pararhyme 5. Sprung Verse 6. Quantity and Syllabics 7.

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Books for People with Print Disabilities. Oliver Wendell Pages: Dactylic hexameter (also known as "heroic hexameter" and "the meter of epic") is a form of meter or rhythmic scheme in poetry.

It is traditionally associated with the quantitative meter of classical epic poetry in both Greek and Latin and was consequently considered to be the grand style of Western classical poetry. Some premier examples of its use are Homer's Iliad and Odyssey. Metre, rhythm and verse form by Philip Hobsbaum; 2 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Theory, Literary form, Poetics, History and criticism.

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$ NOOK Book. $ This book addresses the key developments in economics, politics, international relations and social policy in Croatia over the last decade. Brand: Taylor & Francis. In poetry, metre or meter (American; see spelling differences) is the basic rhythmic structure of a verse or lines in traditional verse forms prescribe a specific verse metre, or a certain set of metres alternating in a particular order.

The study and the actual use of metres and forms of versification are both known as prosody. (Within linguistics, "prosody" is used in a more. Richard Bradford; Metre, Rhythm and Verse Form; Poetic Rhythm. An Introduction, English: Journal of the English Association, Vol Issue1 July ,Author: Richard Bradford.Examines the way in which poetry in English makes use of rhythm.

The author argues that there are three major influences which determine the verse-forms used in any language: the natural rhythm of the spoken language itself; the properties of rhythmic form; and the metrical conventions which have grown up within the literary tradition.

He investigates these in order to .