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The Resource Rhyme's reason : a guide to English verse, John Hollander

Rhyme's reason : a guide to English verse, John Hollander

Label
Rhyme's reason : a guide to English verse
Title
Rhyme's reason
Title remainder
a guide to English verse
Statement of responsibility
John Hollander
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"In this classic text, the distinguished poet and critic John Hollander surveys the schemes, patterns, and forms of English verse, illustrating each variation with an original and witty self-descriptive example. This substantially expanded and revised edition includes a section of examples taken from centuries of poetry that exhibit the schemes and patterns he has described. Book jacket."--BOOK JACKET
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Hollander, John
Dewey number
821/.009
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PE1505
LC item number
.H6
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
English language
Label
Rhyme's reason : a guide to English verse, John Hollander
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 53-54
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Rhyming
  • Couplets
  • Tercets
  • Quatrains
  • Other stanzaic forms
  • Kinds of sonnet
  • Accentual Meters
  • Old English
  • Sprung rhythm
  • Skeltonics
  • Schemes
  • Pure Syllabic Verse
  • Haiku
  • Cinquain
  • Free Verse
  • Aberrant Forms
  • Antiverse
  • Pattern-poem
  • Concrete poem
  • Ode Forms
  • Quantitative Verse
  • Verse Systems
  • Classical Meters and Their Adaptations
  • Elegiacs
  • Alcaics
  • Hendecasyllabics
  • Acrostics
  • Echo verse
  • Repetitive Structures
  • Carol and refrain
  • Villanelle
  • Sestina
  • Accentual-Syllabic Verse
  • Ballade
  • Rondeau
  • Triolet
  • Pantoum
  • Blues and thirty-two bar standard song
  • Comical Schemes
  • Limerick
  • Clerihew
  • Double-dactyl
  • Rhetorical Schemes
  • The pentameter line and others
  • Epic simile
  • Zeugma
  • Anacoluthon
  • Apostrophe
  • Anaphora
  • Homoeoteleuton
  • Chiasmus
  • Variation and Mimesis
  • Imitative form
  • Representative versification
  • Versification
  • More on Rhyming
  • Anomalous rhyming
  • Laisses
  • Line indentation
  • Blank-verse sonnet
  • Uncommon Schemes
  • Unequal couplet
  • Pushkin's stanza
  • Canzone
  • Rondel and roundel
  • Monostich
  • Rondeau redouble
  • Accentual hexameters
  • Ad hoc rhythms
  • Leonine Rhyme
  • Rhopalics
  • Tanka
  • Pantun
  • Ghazals
  • Luc-bat
  • Patterns in Practice
  • Blank verse
  • Fourteeners
Control code
7555160
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 54 pages
Isbn
9780300027402
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
81051342
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)36860
Label
Rhyme's reason : a guide to English verse, John Hollander
Publication
Bibliography note
Bibliography: pages 53-54
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Rhyming
  • Couplets
  • Tercets
  • Quatrains
  • Other stanzaic forms
  • Kinds of sonnet
  • Accentual Meters
  • Old English
  • Sprung rhythm
  • Skeltonics
  • Schemes
  • Pure Syllabic Verse
  • Haiku
  • Cinquain
  • Free Verse
  • Aberrant Forms
  • Antiverse
  • Pattern-poem
  • Concrete poem
  • Ode Forms
  • Quantitative Verse
  • Verse Systems
  • Classical Meters and Their Adaptations
  • Elegiacs
  • Alcaics
  • Hendecasyllabics
  • Acrostics
  • Echo verse
  • Repetitive Structures
  • Carol and refrain
  • Villanelle
  • Sestina
  • Accentual-Syllabic Verse
  • Ballade
  • Rondeau
  • Triolet
  • Pantoum
  • Blues and thirty-two bar standard song
  • Comical Schemes
  • Limerick
  • Clerihew
  • Double-dactyl
  • Rhetorical Schemes
  • The pentameter line and others
  • Epic simile
  • Zeugma
  • Anacoluthon
  • Apostrophe
  • Anaphora
  • Homoeoteleuton
  • Chiasmus
  • Variation and Mimesis
  • Imitative form
  • Representative versification
  • Versification
  • More on Rhyming
  • Anomalous rhyming
  • Laisses
  • Line indentation
  • Blank-verse sonnet
  • Uncommon Schemes
  • Unequal couplet
  • Pushkin's stanza
  • Canzone
  • Rondel and roundel
  • Monostich
  • Rondeau redouble
  • Accentual hexameters
  • Ad hoc rhythms
  • Leonine Rhyme
  • Rhopalics
  • Tanka
  • Pantun
  • Ghazals
  • Luc-bat
  • Patterns in Practice
  • Blank verse
  • Fourteeners
Control code
7555160
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
viii, 54 pages
Isbn
9780300027402
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
81051342
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(WaOLN)36860

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