A History of English Prose RhythmeBook - 2011
Published in 1912, this scholarly exploration of meter and rhythm begins with ancient Greece and Rome; moving through Old and Middle English; Chaucer; the ornate and plain styles; Edmund Burke; the great novelists of the nineteenth century such as Austen, Dickens, and Thackeray; the lyrical prose of John Ruskin; and more. It is one of the very few full-length studies of prose rhythm.
Publisher: New York, NY : Barnes & Noble Digital Library, 2011.
Branch Call Number: Internet Access
Characteristics: 1 online resource (512 pages).