The “stretched metre of an antique song” : jazzin’ the food of love

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    Abstract

    The article offers information on William Shakespeare, poet songs being influenced by the ballad tradition. It focuses on the number of instances the organization of the Shakespearean sonnet content that resembles the Petrarchan sonnet in tenor and semantic structure.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)125-136
    Number of pages12
    JournalShakespeare Studies
    Volume44
    Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2016

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    Keywords

    • Ballad (literary form)
    • petrarchism
    • semantics
    • sonnet

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