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Well-Weighed Syllables

Elizabethan Verse in Classical Metres

by Derek Attridge

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Published by Cambridge University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: general,
  • Literary Criticism & Collections / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages266
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7735965M
    ISBN 100521297222
    ISBN 109780521297226
    OCLC/WorldCa7857573

    The absence of a worthwhile book-length survey of the classical tradition in the Renaissance is a noticeable lacuna in the scholarship of the past fifty years. Much good information can still be found in Bolgar , Highet , and Jenkyns , although these classic studies are becoming increasingly dated. Encontrá Syllable Dp en Mercado Libre Argentina. Descubrí la mejor forma de comprar online.

      This article argues that quantitative verse can be no more than an intellectual exercise in English because of the language’s strong dynamic accent and tendency towards stress-timing. The case focu Cited by: 2.   On the other hand, Derek Attridge’s meticulous study of Renaissance prosody in Well-Weighed Syllables reveals the difficulty of providing a purely internal, linguistic, explanation of metrical changes. There were doubtless internal linguistic causes for the displacement of Classical quantitative prosody by rhymed accentual verse in later Released on:

    Versification is an electronic journal dedicated to advancing interdisciplinary research into literary prosody. It publishes material relevant to the study of prosody and provides an international forum for scholars, students, critics and writers to explore the role of sound in poetry.   s. Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey (d), translates Book 2 (‘Aeneas’ Tale to Dido’) and Book 4 of Virgil’s Aeneid.. Howard’s translation of Book 4 is published by John Day; the verse form is advertised on the title page as ‘straunge metre’.Cited by: 1.


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Sidney's statement in his Apology for Poetry that quantitative verse on the Latin model is more suitable than the accentual verse of the English tradition 'lively to express divers passions, by the low and lofty sound of the well-weighed syllable' is only one of numerous assertions of the superiority of classical over native metres made by English scholars and poets during the Cited by: Sidney's statement in his Apology for Poetry that quantitative verse on the Latin model is more suitable than the accentual verse of the English tradition 'lively to express divers passions, by the low and lofty sound of the well-weighed syllable' is only one of numerous assertions of the superiority of classical over native metres made by English scholars and poets during the.

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Well-Weighed Syllables book Buy Well-Weighed Syllables: Elizabethan Verse in Classical Metres Revised ed. by Attridge, Derek (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(1). Well-weighed Syllables Elizabethan Verse In Classical Metres By Derek Attridge ; $ Catalyst No.

Catalyst No. 18 Poetry Under 25 Syllables, Set Of. Well-weighed Syllables: Elizabethan Verse in Classical Metres Derek Attridge/New York and London: Cambridge University Press, Pp. viii + Until the publication of this study, the Elizabethan vogue for quantitative verse was one of the least understood episodes in the history of English poetry.

Well-Weighed Syllables: Elizabethan Verse in Classical Metres by Derek Attridge it was amazing avg rating — 1 rating — published — 2 editions.

Derek Attridge FBA (born 6 May ) is a South African-born British academic in the field of English literature and a current Professor of English at the University of York, a post he has held since Attridge undertakes research in South African literature, James Joyce, deconstruction and literary theory and the performance of wrote a monograph on South African.

Well-Weighed Syllables: Elizabethan Verse in Classical Metres to that thoroughly comprehensive staple The Rhythms of English Poetry, reprinted meritocratically on a regular basis since In teaming the veteran academic (and unashamed lover of poetry) with a published poet, Meter and Meaning aims to make the tools.

There, 2, feet from the opposite hill, he spoke out a series of syllables and noted that 19 of them echoed back. 2, divided by 19 is exactly—“to [his] great satisfaction,” Plot explained, Blancanus’s rule stood.

This measurement was featured in The Natural History of Oxford-shire (), the book that made Plot’s name in. The Works of George Herbert [George Herbert, F. Hutchinson] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers/5(2). pages ; 20 cm Topics: Rilke, Rainer Maria, -- Translations into English, Rilke, Rainer Maria, 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. Reconsidering Poe's “Rationale of Verse” Cambridge Univ.

Press, ), 34 Derek Attridge, Well-weighed syllables: Elizabethan Verse in Author: Christopher Aruffo. Archer, Harriet and Wood, Richard VI The Sixteenth Century: Excluding Drama after The Year's Work in English Studies, Vol. 98, Issue. 1, p. I acknowledge here special obligations to Derek Attridge's Well­ Weighed Syllables (), Susanne Woods's Natural Emphasis: English Versification from Chaucer to Dryden (), and the prosodic essays contributed by Edward Weismiller to the variorum Commentary on the Poems of John Milton (, ).

Among works that have treated. Attridge, Derek, Well-Weighed Syllables: Elizabethan Verse in Classical Metres (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, ). Auroux, Sylvain, E. Koerner, Hans-Josef Niederehe, and Kees Versteegh, eds., History of the Language Sciences: An International Handbook on the Evolution of the Study of Language from the Beginnings to the Cited by: 8.

Derek Attridge was educated in South Africa and England, and has taught in England, Scotland, France, and the USAHe is the author of Well-weighed Syllables: Elizabethan Verse in Classical Metres (Cambridge, ), The Rhythms of English Poetry (Longman, ), Peculiar Language: Literature as Difference from the Renaissance to James Joyce Author: Pinnix Aaron J.

Peculiar Language: Literature as Difference from the Renaissance to James Joyce by Derek Attridge and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at. Milton in Time Thinking Verse III (). As in Beverley Sherry’s recent essay on ‘The Legacy of T.S.

Eliot to Milton Studies,’ the final horizon of this essay is the present.2 One primary aim of this essay is to re-read Eliot’s proclamations on Milton to. William Shakespeare: A Documentary Life; Shakespeare's Last Plays: A New Approach; The Temper of Shakespeare's Thought; I am not Prince Hamlet; Well-Weighed Syllables: Elizabethan Verse in Classical Metres; Shakespeare Survey Richard Verstegan, A Restitution of Decayed Intelligence (Antwerp, ), sig.

††3r: ‘restitue[re] patriae patria verba suae linguae prima elementa suae’. On Verstegan’s co-option of Anglo-Saxon to counter-reformation polemic and on his relationship with Stanihurst, see Donna B.

Hamilton, ‘Richard Verstegan’s A Restitution of Decayed Intelligence (): A Catholic Author: Patricia Palmer.Harvey, Gabriel (/3–), scholar and writer, was born at Saffron Walden, Essex, the eldest son of Alice (d.

) and John Harvey (d. ), a yeoman farmer and master rope maker who was a prominent member of the town's corporation. Richard Harvey and John Harvey were his younger brothers. Gabriel was educated first at Saffron Walden grammar school and then, the .