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Toward an Augustan poetic : Edmund Waller's "reform" of English poetry, Alexander Ward Allison

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Toward an Augustan poetic : Edmund Waller's "reform" of English poetry
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Toward an Augustan poetic
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Edmund Waller's "reform" of English poetry
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Alexander Ward Allison
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Summary
The almost universal adulation given Edmund Waller in the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries -- an adulation which, often as not, attached to his reform of poetry -- has been commonly accepted with little question of the grounds on which it is based. In this essay Alexander Ward Allison presents for the first time a specific analysis of the changes from Jacobean modes which Waller made, suggesting in the course of his analysis that the seventeenth century saw not a dissociation of sensibility, but rather a new fusion, of which Waller is a type. By a careful and detailed reading of
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Toward an Augustan poetic : Edmund Waller's "reform" of English poetry, Alexander Ward Allison
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Toward an Augustan poetic : Edmund Waller's "reform" of English poetry, Alexander Ward Allison
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http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.2307/j.ctt130jm29
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Contents
Cover; title; copyright; contents; acknowledgments; 1. introductory; 2. waller's departures from jacobean practice; 3. the refineement of our language; 4. wit and judgment; 5. the reform of our numbers; appendix; notes; index; a; b; c; d; e; f; g; h; j; k; l; m; o; p; r; s; t; v; w
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