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The bob-wheel and allied stanza forms in Middle English and Middle Scots poetry

Hugh Kirkpatrick

The bob-wheel and allied stanza forms in Middle English and Middle Scots poetry

by Hugh Kirkpatrick

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Published by University Microfilms International in Ann Arbor, MI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English poetry -- Middle English, 1100-1500 -- History and criticism,
  • Scottish poetry -- To 1700 -- History and criticism,
  • Poetics

  • Edition Notes

    StatementHugh Kirkpatrick.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 microfiches ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17893335M

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The bob-wheel and allied stanza forms in Middle English and Middle Scots poetry by Hugh Kirkpatrick Download PDF EPUB FB2

THE BOB-WHEEL AND ALLIED STANZA FORMS IN MIDDLE ENGLISH AND MIDDLE SCOTS POETRY DISSERTATION Presented to the Graduate Council of the North Texas State University in Partial Fulfillment of the Requirements For the Degree of DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY By Hugh Kirkpatrick, B.A., M.A.

Denton, Texas August, Author: Hugh Kirkpatrick. Jul 24,  · Bob and wheel is the common name for a metrical device most famously used by the Pearl Poet in Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.

The feature is found mainly in Middle English and Middle Scots poetry, where the bob and wheel occur typically at the end of a stanza. The Bob-Wheel and Allied Stanza Forms in Middle English and Middle Scots Poetry. By Hugh Kirkpatrick. Topics: bob-wheel stanza, Middle English poetry, Middle Scots poetry, allied stanza Author: Hugh Kirkpatrick.

The feature is found mainly in Middle English and Middle Scots There are at least forty known examples of the bob and wheel. The origin of the form is not known; it predates Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.

The term, bob and wheel, was first used by Edwin Guest in The History of English Rhythms. Kirkpatrick, H. "The Bob-Wheel and Allied Stanza Forms in Middle English and Middle Scots Poetry" PhD NTSU () Lucke.

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The wheel stanza is a modification, preferred by Scots poets, of the bob-wheel stanza of some Middle English alliterative verse. In the latter, there is a short bob line (of one stress. The bob-and-wheel is a structural device common in the Pearl Poet's poetry.

The example below comes from the first stanza of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight. The bob appears in red, and the wheel appears in blue. Alliterative components are in bold print, and rhyming components are in italic print. Typically shrubby, its blossoms an early sign of spring, the hawthorn tree provides cover in several Middle English and Middle Scots poems to observe unusual goings-on undetected (e.g., Winner and Wastoure, line 36; Dunbar, Tretis of the Tua Mariit Wemen and the Wedo, line 14).

Gray comments on the "magical reputation of the tree" (p. 89n19). Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers & Technology Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Radio Programs. Librivox Free Audiobook. Spirituality & Religion Podcasts. Featured Full text of "A Middle English Vocabulary" See other formats.

Audio Books & Poetry Community Audio Computers & Technology Music, Arts & Culture News & Public Affairs Non-English Audio Spirituality & Religion. Librivox Free Audiobook. Podcasts. Featured Full text of "A Middle English Reader" See other formats. Jan 01,  · In ‘Profaning Margery Kempe's Tomb or the application of a Constraint-Grammar Parser to a Late Middle English Text’ (IJCP 9[] –51), Dolores Gonzalez-Alvarez and Javier Perez-Guerra compare the extent of grammar variation in late Middle English with that in present-day English, using an online parser to analyse part of The Book of Author: Jennifer N.

Brown, Kenneth Hodges, Juris Lidaka, Kenneth Rooney, Michelle M. Sauer, Greg Walker. A History of Writing in Scots The Northumbrian Anglo-Saxon poem the ‘Dream of the Rood’ – which is carved on the Ruthwell Cross in Dumfriesshire, and dates to c - along with some writings in the Lindisfarne Gospels (from c) may be justly accounted the earliest writings in the northern language which evolved into Scots, and.

Mar 14,  · Stephen M. Yeager’s From Lawmen to Plowmen: Anglo-Saxon Legal Tradition and the School of Langland, argues that Anglo-Saxon charters, sermons, and law codes, which were read and studied after the Norman Conquest, provide an important link between Old English poetry and the later Middle English alliterative tradition; this book is discussed in Author: Kate Ash-Irisarri, Tamara Atkin, Anne Baden-Daintree, Alastair Bennett, Daisy Black, Mary C.

Flanner. verse form is closely allied with the stanza form of the fourteenth-century Sir Gawain and the Green Knight, in that it contains a lengthy initial portion (sometimes called the “frons”) before initiating the “wheel” of the poem, a brief, rhyming cauda to the stanza.

In many of the English variantsAuthor: Andrew W. Klein. Rather than being a form that verse is actually written in, the Bob and Wheel often is found at the end of some other verse form as a tail.

The bob is anywhere from one accented syllable to a couple of feet long. It may be an enjambment from the last line of the verse. Both Scots and English were sister languages in the same way that Gaelic in Ireland and Gaelic in Scotland are closely related.

People today are beginning to realize that it is important not to lose some of these really interesting words. People also think that although it is really important to learn English we can also listen to Ulster-Scots.

SCOTS HOOSE WRITING TIPS WRITING A SCOTS POEM Writing Scots Poetry Writing a poem in Scots is like writing a poem in any other language. You need to make some big decisions before you start. (It's fine to rhyme a Scots word with English words or words from other languages or countries - as long as the rhyme is a good.

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Innovative, challenging and frequently controversial, the readings demonstrate a consistent theoretical sophistication and highlight the richness. -earliest historical form of the English language-brought to Great Britain by Anglo-Saxon settlers app. mid 5th century.

-found mainly in Middle English and Middle Scots poetry, where the bob and wheel occur typically at the end of a stanza. -conversation between two or more people as a feature of a book, play, or movie. travel narrative. Search and browse from over 3, poems, use our Online Guide to Scottish Poets, or dip into our Best Scottish Poems anthologies.Bàrdachd Rùraichibh agus rannsaichibh am measg còrr is 3, dàn.

Cleachd ar Iùl air-loidhne gu Bàird na h-Alba, no cleachd ar duanairean de Sàr-Bhàrdachd na h-Alba.It was a recognizable form in nineteenth-century French poetry (Théodore de Banville, Louisa Siefert, Leconte de Lisle, Charles Baudelaire) and entered English poetry through the vogue for songlike French forms, such as the villanelle and the ballade.

As a form, the pantoum is always looking back over its shoulder, and thus it is well-suited.Old & Middle English Poetry: Books. 1 - 20 of results. Grid View Grid. List View List. Add to Wishlist.

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