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" THE measure is English heroic verse without rime, as that of Homer in Greek, and of Virgil in Latin, — rime being no necessary adjunct or true ornament of poem or good verse, in longer works especially, but the invention of a barbarous age, to set off... "
The Museum of Foreign Literature, Science and Art - Sivu 549
1823
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The Bible educator, ed. by E.H. Plumptre, Nide 3;Nide 185

Edward Hayes Plumptre - 1877
...is a fetter, and our Milton, when apologising for its omission in the Paradise Lost, called it " tho invention of a barbarous age to set off wretched matter and lame metre." Tet hU own lyrics show with what perfect ease aud incomparable grace he could wear the chain. Gifted...

Milton's Lycidas

John Milton - 1879 - 38 sivua
...rime being no necessary adjunct or true ornament of poem or good verse, in longer works especially, but the invention of a barbarous age to set off wretched matter and lame metre ; graced indeed since by the use of some famous modern poets, carried away by custom, but much to their...

Milton's Paradise Lost: Books I and II

John Milton - 1879 - 113 sivua
...rime being no necessary adjunct or true ornament of poem or good verse, in longer works especially, but the invention of a barbarous age to set off wretched matter and lame metre ; graced indeed since by the use of some famous modern poets, carried away by custom, but much to their...

Paradise Lost: Book I [-II]

John Milton - 1889 - 96 sivua
...rime being no necessary adjunct or true ornament of poem or good verse, in longer works especially, but the invention of a barbarous age to set off wretched matter and lame metre; graced indeed by the use of some famous modern poets, carried away by custom, but much to their own...

Milton's Lycidas

John Milton - 1879 - 38 sivua
...rime being no necessary adjunct or true ornament of poem or good verse, in longer works especially, but the invention of a barbarous age to set off wretched matter and lame metre ; graced indeed since by the use of some famous modern poets, carried away by custom, but much to their...

A Manual of English Literature

Henry Morley - 1879 - 665 sivua
...caused him almost wholly to put aside the ornaments of rhyme — " invention," as he now called it, " of a barbarous age, to set off wretched matter and lame metre." Samson's lament for his blindness (11. 67-109) could, of course, be realized by the blind poet. He...

The Life of John Milton: 1660-2674

David Masson - 1880
...rime being no necessary adjunct or true ornament of poem or good verse, in louger works especially, but the invention of a barbarous age to set off wretched matter and lame metre ; graced indeed since by the use of some famous modern poets, carried away by custom, but much to their...

The poetical works of John Milton, with a life of the author by A. Chalmers ...

John Milton - 1881
...Rime being no necessary Adjunct or true Ornament of Poem or good Verse, in longer Works especially, but the Invention of a barbarous Age, to set off wretched matter and lame Meeter; grac't indeed since by the use of some famous modern Poets, carried away by Custom, but much...

An Introduction to the Study of Poetry

Henry Bernard Cotterill - 1882 - 328 sivua
...speaks very severely against it as being "no necessary adjunct or true ornament of poem or good verse, but the invention of a barbarous age to set off wretched matter and lame metre." We may, I think (in spite of Milton's dictum), consider it to be essentially musical in its nature....

American Journal of Philology

Basil Lanneau Gildersleeve, Charles William Emil Miller, Benjamin Dean Meritt, Tenney Frank, Harold Fredrik Cherniss, Henry Thompson Rowell - 1883
...ridicules its abuse (Mids. ND I 2 ; Love's LL IV 2, etc.), and the latter, while explicit enough as to " the invention of a barbarous age to set off wretched matter and lame metre " [rhyme], does not mention alliteration in his definition of " true musical delight " (Introd. to...




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