The Laws Of Verse; Or Principles Of Versification Exemplified In Metrical Translations, Together…

Paperback | February 9, 2012

byJames Joseph Sylvester

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1870 Excerpt: ... EREATA. line for read 9... 11... Poeticd... poeticd. 10... 2... principal branches... principal sections. 21... 23... dele adjective. 23... 16... dele from Healthful body. 37... 29 (end of 2nd par.) page 1... page 25. 47... 7... or as, say,... or as we say. 59, note, line 6, dele the second besides. 73... 7... smoke... smooth. 80... 11... sigh... dirge. 98... 24... 56.... 26. 150... 11... read (y) So far from averring that the former' (form of understanding) ' is "indefensible," it is what I declare to be true.' LAWS OF YEESE, OB, rinriplrs nf Jtasifiraiion, EXEMPLIFIED IN METRICAL TRANSLATIONS. f---I. TRANSLATION OF HOE. OD. III. 29. Originally printed for Recital and Distribution at a Penny Reading held in the Sational School Rooms, Eltham, December 22, 1869. Exhibition Of The-Perdualistic Or Dichotomous Plan Of The Construction Of Hor. Car. III. 29, 1--16 The Ode. 1--8 Extroitive. 1--4 Invitation. 5--8 Exhortation. 1--2 Come into the country. 3--4 Leave Rome. 5--6 The season favours. 7--8 Throw aside care. 9--16 Introitive. 9--12 Impersonal, 13--16 Personal. 9--10 Life like a river. 11--12 The past indefeasible. 13--14 He defies fortune. 15--16 He has nothing to lose. The numbers refer to the order of the stanzas. And in like manner each of the eight duads above may be rendered into separate stanzas containing a single and distinct subject or image. It would of course be easy, and not uninstructive, to arrange this paradigm under the form of a tree bearing two stems, four branches, eight branchlets, and sixteen twigs or terminals. 26 Q. HOEATII FLACCI CARMINUM III. 29. Ad Maecenatem. Tyrrhena regum progenies, tibi Non ante verso lene merum cado, Cum flore, Maecenas, rosarum, et Pressa tuis balanus capillis Jamdudum apud me est. Eripe te morae: v. Ne sem...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated.1870 Excerpt: ... EREATA. line for read 9... 11... Poeticd... poeticd. 10... 2... principal branches... principal sections. 21... 23... dele adjec...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:38 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.08 inPublished:February 9, 2012Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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