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meters of Greek and Latin poetry

James W. Halporn

meters of Greek and Latin poetry

by James W. Halporn

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Published by Greenwood Press in Westport, Conn .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Classical languages -- Metrics and rhythmics.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Thomas G. Rosenmeyer, Martin Ostwald, James W. Halporn.
    ContributionsRosenmeyer, Thomas G., joint author., Ostwald, Martin, 1922- joint author.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPA186 .H25 1978
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, [1], 137 p. ;
    Number of Pages137
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4555966M
    ISBN 100313200904
    LC Control Number77025945

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      To learn to scan a line of Latin poetry, it helps to know the meter and to use a text that shows the 's assume you have a text of the beginning of The Aeneid with macrons. Since it is an ancient epic, The Aeneid is in dactylic hexameters, which is a meter . The following meters were used in Greek poetry and adapted for Latin poetry. Major forms. Dactylic hexameter, the meter of the Iliad, Odyssey and Aeneid, used for epic and other narrative and didactic poetry; Elegiac couplet, consisting of a line of dactylic hexameter and one of dactylic pentameter, employed by Ovid for all his extant works except the Metamorphoses.

    Dactylic hexameter (also known as "heroic hexameter") is a form of meter in poetry or a rhythmic scheme. It is traditionally associated with the quantitative meter of classical epic poetry in both Greek and Latin, and was consequently considered to be the Grand Style of classical poetry. The premier examples of its use are Homer's Iliad and Odyssey and Virgil's Aeneid. Template:TOC left The. In poetry, metre or meter (American; see spelling differences) is the basic rhythmic structure of a verse or lines in traditional verse forms prescribe a specific verse metre, or a certain set of metres alternating in a particular order. The study and the actual use of metres and forms of versification are both known as prosody. (Within linguistics, "prosody" is used in a more.


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Meters of Greek and Latin poetry. Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill [] (OCoLC) Online version: Halporn, James W. Meters of Greek and Latin poetry. Indianapolis, Bobbs-Merrill [] (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: James W Halporn; Martin Ostwald; Thomas G Rosenmeyer.

A reprint of the University of Oklahoma Press edition of This reliable text presents a clear and simple outline of Greek and Latin meters in order that the verse of the Greeks and Romans may be read as poetry.

Meters of Greek and Latin poetry. London: Methuen & Co., [] (OCoLC) Online version: Halporn, James W. Meters of Greek and Latin poetry.

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By JAMES HALPORN, MARTIN OSTWALD, and THOMAS ROSENMEYER. London: Methuen. Pp. x, (25s.) ACCORDING TO THE STATEMENT on the jacket, this book "is intended primarily as an introduction and reference work for students to help them gain an understanding of Greek and Latin poetry and to.The Meters of Greek and Latin Poetry by Martin Ostwald; James W.

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