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The Resource The rise and fall of meter : poetry and English national culture, 1860-1930, Meredith Martin

The rise and fall of meter : poetry and English national culture, 1860-1930, Meredith Martin

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The rise and fall of meter : poetry and English national culture, 1860-1930
Title
The rise and fall of meter
Title remainder
poetry and English national culture, 1860-1930
Statement of responsibility
Meredith Martin
Title variation
Poetry and English national culture, 1860-1930
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1976-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Martin, Meredith
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR595.V4
LC item number
M37 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • English poetry
  • English poetry
  • English language
  • National characteristics, English, in literature
  • Poetics
  • Poetics
  • English language
  • English poetry
  • Literature
  • National characteristics, English
  • Poetics
Label
The rise and fall of meter : poetry and English national culture, 1860-1930, Meredith Martin
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-259) and index
Contents
Introduction : the failure of meter -- Modern instability -- Metrical communities -- Meter as culture -- A note on historical prosody -- The history of meter -- A metrical history of England -- A grammatical history of England -- Grammatical instability -- Metrical instability -- The stigma of meter -- Metrical irrelevance -- The British empire of letters -- Marking instress -- Acute stress in "The wreck of the Deutschland" -- Mistrusting the ear -- The institution of meter -- Metrical mastery -- Inventing the "Britannic" -- Dynamic reading -- Mastery for the masses -- The English ear -- A prosodic entity -- The discipline of meter -- Patriotic pedagogy -- Matthew Arnold's metrical intimacy -- Henry Newbolt's cultural metrics -- Private meters, public rhythms -- The sound of the drum -- The trauma of meter -- Wartime, poetics -- Sad death for a poet! -- Therapeutic measures -- Bent-double -- The kindred points of heaven and home -- The before- and afterlife of meter -- Metrical modernism -- Make it old : Robert Bridges and obsolescence -- Alice Meynell's "English metres" -- Toward a critical prosody
Control code
742234210
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
x, 274 p.
Isbn
9780691152738
Lccn
2011026832
Other control number
40020875543
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)742234210
Label
The rise and fall of meter : poetry and English national culture, 1860-1930, Meredith Martin
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 241-259) and index
Contents
Introduction : the failure of meter -- Modern instability -- Metrical communities -- Meter as culture -- A note on historical prosody -- The history of meter -- A metrical history of England -- A grammatical history of England -- Grammatical instability -- Metrical instability -- The stigma of meter -- Metrical irrelevance -- The British empire of letters -- Marking instress -- Acute stress in "The wreck of the Deutschland" -- Mistrusting the ear -- The institution of meter -- Metrical mastery -- Inventing the "Britannic" -- Dynamic reading -- Mastery for the masses -- The English ear -- A prosodic entity -- The discipline of meter -- Patriotic pedagogy -- Matthew Arnold's metrical intimacy -- Henry Newbolt's cultural metrics -- Private meters, public rhythms -- The sound of the drum -- The trauma of meter -- Wartime, poetics -- Sad death for a poet! -- Therapeutic measures -- Bent-double -- The kindred points of heaven and home -- The before- and afterlife of meter -- Metrical modernism -- Make it old : Robert Bridges and obsolescence -- Alice Meynell's "English metres" -- Toward a critical prosody
Control code
742234210
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
1st ed
Extent
x, 274 p.
Isbn
9780691152738
Lccn
2011026832
Other control number
40020875543
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)742234210

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