The Resource Meter matters : verse cultures of the long nineteenth century, edited by Jason David Hall

Meter matters : verse cultures of the long nineteenth century, edited by Jason David Hall

Label
Meter matters : verse cultures of the long nineteenth century
Title
Meter matters
Title remainder
verse cultures of the long nineteenth century
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jason David Hall
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Across the nineteenth century, meter mattered-in more ways and to more people than we might well appreciate today. For the period's poets, metrical matters were a source of inspiration and often vehement debate. And the many readers, teachers, and pupils encountered meter and related topics in both institutional and popular forms. The ten essays in Meter Matters showcase the range of metrical practice of poets from Wordsworth and Byron to Hopkins, Swinburne, and Tennyson; at the same time, the contributors bring into focus some of the metrical theorizing that shaped poetic thinking and resp
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
821/.809
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1505
LC item number
.M485 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Meter matters : verse cultures of the long nineteenth century, edited by Jason David Hall
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: a great multiplication of meters / Jason David Hall -- Meter and meaning / Isobel Armstrong -- Romantic measures: stressing the sound of sound / Susan J. Wolfson -- Byron's feet / Matthew Bevis -- "Break, break, break" into song / Yopie Prins -- Material patmore / Jason R. Rudy -- "For the inscape's sake": sounding the self in the meters of Gerard Manley Hopkins / Summer J. Star -- "But the law must be poetic": Swinburne, Omond, and the New Prosody / Yisrael Levin -- Popular ballads: rhythmic remediations in the nineteenth century / Michael Cohen -- Blank verse and the expansion of England: the meter of Tennyson's demeter / Cornelia Pearsall -- Prosody wars / Meredith Martin
Control code
ocn769188971
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 278 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780821444016
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt1j69ddv
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b26299756
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)769188971
  • jstor0821444018

Library Locations

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