Title

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

Document Type

Journal article

Source Publication

Shakespeare Studies

Publication Date

2016

Volume

44

First Page

125

Last Page

136

Publisher

Associated University Presses

Keywords

Ballad (literary form), sonnet, semantics, petrarchism

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.

Print ISSN

05829399

Publisher Statement

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Recommended Citation

Ingham, M. (2016). The "stretched metre of an antique song": Jazzin' the food of love. Shakespeare Studies, 44, 125-136.