involved the idea of mathematical proportion in meter (chief among which was l long = 2 shorts) and was linked to the ... Stevens, Words and Music in the Middle Ages (1986); K. Meerhoff, RhActorique etpoActique au XVIe siecle en France (1986 ). ... Much medieval and Ren. n. derived from the Bible, which itself offered models for such organizatiun, notably in Lamentations and the acrostic (q.v.) Psalms.
|Title||:||The New Princeton encyclopedia of poetry and poetics|
|Author||:||Alex Preminger, Terry V. F. Brogan|
|Publisher||:||Mjf Books - 1993|